And today's prize for the dumbest thing ever written goes to Lisa Schiffren over at the National Review Online for this doozie:
Political correctness was invented precisely to prevent the mainstream liberal media from persuing (sic.) the questions which might arise about how Senator Obama's mother, from Kansas, came to marry an African graduate student.Congratulations, Lisa! For your eminently credible theory on the origins of political correctness, you win the contest. You can come in to our studio office and claim your half-pound can of finely ground, Colombian stupid any time between 9:00 and 5:00 Monday through Friday.