Jimmy Kimmel offered up another edition of Lie Witness News. This time, he asked people on the streets of Hollywood what they thought of yesterday’s inauguration of President Obama.
Only, it hasn’t happened yet.
It’s further proof that people feel a need to have an opinion about everything, even things they cannot rationally have an opinion about.
While the video is entertaining, it’s also an indication of how ill-informed people are in this country, reinforcing the concept we hear so much about from Rush Limbaugh of the “low-information voter” — those who vote, but who are generally poorly informed about politics.
“If a nation expects to be ignorant and free, in a state of civilization,
it expects what never was and never will be.” ~ Thomas Jefferson
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