Colbert I. King Calls Out Limbaugh and Gingrich on Fatherhood

WaPo columnist points out the hypocrisy on Obama and family values among two of the GOP's greatest contradictions.

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Colbert I. King was feeling froggy on Father's Day. He pointed out the contradictory behavior of GOP darlings Rush Limbaugh and Newt Gingrich, who have taken President Obama to task for being from a "broken home." Some of his critiques include their serial marriages, i.e. "broken homes," and their propensity for younger women and affairs. He also tosses Sarah Palin in the mix for a myriad of things, including allowing her teen daughter's then-boyfriend to share a bedroom in her house, before the pregnancy or the marriage. It's clear that people in glass houses should not throw stones, especially when someone is watching.

SOURCE: http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2010/06/18/AR2010061804320.html

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