At times, the difference between national politics and high school politics becomes hard to differentiate.
For example, it’s become fashionable for conservatives to mock poor liberal performances on Celebrity Jeopardy. Chris Matthews and now Newsbusters is intrepidly exposing Thomas Friedman’s score. Noel Shepherd gloats:
Despite winning three Pulitzer Prizes, New York Times columnist Thomas Friedman bombed on Jeopardy! Friday.
By the end of the show, he had amassed a pitiful $1,000 placing him third behind CNN’s Anderson Cooper and NBC’s Kelly O’Donnell (video follows with transcribed highlights and commentary):