“I F**kin’ Love You for That”
This week’s entry of Things or People That Josh Enjoys That No One Else on Warming Glow Does is Jenny Slate (for reference, see here), who was fired from “SNL” after only one season. [Deservedly so. --Ed.] But she did have one talked about moment: in a terribly unfunny skit called “Biker Chick Chat,” rather than saying “frickin’,” Slate accidentally said the word it was replacing instead. In Slate’s defense, it was her first night on the show and her first major skit and it’d be tough for anyone, with the exception of Kristen Wiig, to consistently say “frickin’” instead of the Other Word over and over again. Although “Biker Chick Cat” was awful, Slate was still funnier than Charles Rocket, who said the same word on “SNL” in 1981.
“A Big F**king Deal”
On March 23, 2010, deadbeats and freelance writers everywhere were overjoyed when President Obama signed House Resolution 3590, which paved the way for near-universal health care for Americans. But our enthusiasm felt muted, curbed even, compared to the joy Obama and Vice President Biden must have been feeling. Introducing Obama at a televised press conference on CNN, Biden hugged the President and attempted to whisper, “This is a big f**king deal,” but he spoke loud enough that the microphone picked what he had said. Thus a meme was born. And oh yeah:
Hours later, Press Secretary Robert Gibbs tweeted, “And yes, Mr. Vice President, you’re right…”
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