This election, and Sarah Palin in particular, has been a dream for comic writers. But what gets my attention in this clip is how easy it is to create a meme about what it means to be the mayor of a small town. A particular small town in Alaska. In fact, it seems the mayor of a town without its own schools or fire department doesn’t really do all that much. Leave it to the Daily Show to make the gap between talking heads and truth the funniest thing:
Wow, so that’s what the Real America® is like. I think I will stay in Communist-Socialist-America where I can earn a decent paycheck and keep my kids in a good public school.