It’s a BFD

Now, this is not new news by any stretch of the imagination. However, the link to this page came across my way today and I think that it merits taking a moment to salute the ballsy and hilariously self-mocking attitude that inspired the Democratic Party to embrace one of Joe Biden’s most awesome gaffes in the history of Bidenisms.

I love it.

The email being sent out with the link to this contribution pages includes the following:

“P.S. — There are things that are a big deal, like birthdays, anniversaries, the NCAA Championship game. And then there are things that are a BFD — like delivering health insurance to 32 million Americans. So we made a special T-shirt to celebrate this historic victory.”

Political messages aside, that is just fantastic. I applaud New Media Director Natalie Foster and everyone who embraced the BFD. It’s like The BFG, but just a little less kind friendly. Or a little more if you consider all the kids who will never be told they have a pre-existing condition by virtue of being born. Shake it either way.

It’s a BFD. And it’s still funny.

[UPDATE]: Huffington Post article on recent polls agrees: “Most people don’t get worked up over this, because most people aren’t mewling, doe-eyed infants. (57% sounds about right to me, actually.)”



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2 responses to “It’s a BFD

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  2. It’s more of a bfd, than you know.

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