Rep. Yvette Clarke (D-N.Y.) appeared to botch American and Brooklyn political history during an appearance on "The Colbert Report" that aired Tuesday night, saying that slavery in the United States persisted under the Dutch as late as 1898.This makes Biden's explanation of FDR going on television to reassure Americans after Black Tuesday look downright knowledgeable. Remember when Democrats used to make fun of George W. Bush's ignorance?
Wednesday, September 5, 2012
Someone Who Beats Biden At Historical Ignorance
From September 5, 2012 The Hill: