Andrew Rasiej, founder of the political technology site Personal Democracy
Forum, said too many messages consist of warbling monologues that miss the
Other postings, including one by Nancy Pelosi, Speaker of the House, were said
to be too eccentric or random to resonate.
In a minute-long video, Mrs Pelosi showed footage of her life behind the
scenes in the Capitol Building through the eyes of two pet cats.
Making matters more bizarre, the minute-long film was captured to the strains
of Rick Astley’s disco hit, Never Going To Give You Up.
Mr Rasiej said: “The problem for Nancy Pelosi, or anyone who tries to do this,
is that you can’t fake authenticity.
“The more you try to make the video authentic, the more inauthentic it
becomes. And Nancy Pelosi’s cat video is the perfect example of overdoing
it, and watching one’s head disappear in a pool of quicksand.”
The Telegraph is apparently unaware of allInternet traditions.
Democrat Tim Ryan promoted the virtues of driving an environmental car by
referring to the vehicle as a “chick magnet”.
Well, that we had to see:
It’s the porny 70s music that makes it art. Be sure to peruse the whole stupid hilarious archive of Ryan’s videos, including the one of him answering questions on Facebook and asking to be your friend. Because there’s been a decline in the quality of political crack on offer of late, and we could all use a good high right now.