Bad Idea of the Day: Doing Impressions of the Handicapped During a Debate

Democrat New York Assemblyman Bob Reilly does impressions of the handicapped. Even worse, he does the impressions during debates.

He might have kept people on board if he’d have told the story in his own voice instead going all Rich Little on it, which must have immediately creeped everybody out, not to mention given his opponent ad material.

Reilly said there was no disrespect intended, and yet, there it is:

(h/t Hot Air)

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