Statements from Special Olympics in response to President Obama's ...
Mar 20, 2009 . In response to President Obama's reference to Special Olympics during his appearance on the Tonight Show with Jay Leno on March 19, 2009, . such comments and references to people with intellectual disabilities are still a .
Obama apologizes for remark - Jonathan Martin - POLITICO.com
By JONATHAN MARTIN | 3/19/09 11:05 PM EDT . of a president even implicitly poking fun at the disabled, Obama's comments came on the same day . Obama's line on Leno was reminiscent of a crack at Nancy Reagan he let slip last year.
Comments Our Famously Articulate President in Action
Mar 19, 2009 . President Obama, in his taping with Jay Leno Thursday afternoon, . Don't get me wrong; I wouldn't really countenance the disabled flying into an outrage over this. . Comment by AD - RtR/OS — 3/19/2009 @ 6:20 pm .
The More Things Change, the More They Are the Same: Continuing ...
Research & Practice for Persons with Severe Disabilities. 2008, Vol. 33, No. 3, 134- . tionally televised Jay Leno show (March 19, 2009) in which he remarked in . President Obama's remark highlights how the Special. Olympics reinforces .
Obama on Leno jokes about being a bad bowler- "like the Special ...
Published: March 19, 2009 - 9:15 PM. From Jake Tapper - Obama appears on Jay Leno and jokes about being a bad bowler saying it's "like the Special . attempted to yuk it up with the funnyman, and ended up insulting the disabled. . Tammy Bruce said she is going to be reading some of his comments on her radio show .