Wanda Sykes Campaigns For Cabinet Position On Last Night's Leno

Wanda Sykes was on The Tonight Show last night and gave the most cogent rebuttal to the bailout of any public figure to date: the Bush Administration wants poor people to close their eyes and give rich people $700 billion to squander so they can keep their Olympic-sized swimming pools. Only she says it funnier, obviously. Wanda Sykes for Treasury Secretary!

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I also loved her for her later comments about Sarah Palin — that it's sexist to question if she can raise five kids AND be the vice president since no one would ask a man that, but that you also know there's no way she's gonna actually be raising the kids herself if she's President.