13 National Media Outlets Going Nuts About Corbett’s Incest Gaffe

Everybody, meet our hapless governor!

Tom Corbett

The news that Tom Corbett said something mind-blowingly stupid and insensitive this morning quickly dominated local headlines this morning. But by this afternoon, it was everywhere. I mean, everywhere. (Reminder: He compared gay marriage to a brother and sister marrying, “don’t you think?)

USA Today


Buzzfeed ("cringe-inducing")

Christian Post

NY Post (right underneath a post about Obamacare's "F**KYO" secret insult hotline)

Politico

Atlantic Wire ("Corbett Evolves on Gay Marriage, Compares it to Incest")

HuffPo

Slate ("PA Governor Exchanges One Inappropriate Gay-Marriage Analogy for Another)

CNN

Chicago Tribune

TIME

Washington Post

MSNBC ("Bigotry isn't funny." Wait, was Corbett trying to make a joke?)

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    Dear “One Term Tommy”,

    How did you ever pass the bar exam?

    Love,
    A former registered Republican

    PS – Are you considering a run for the U. S. Senate; because some Republican candidates seem to have a knack for “foot-in-mouth” comments?