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Sun Mar 25, 2012, 12:11 AM

Rick Perry's stand-up act gets standing ovation

For once, Texas Gov. Rick Perry wasn't just the butt of jokes. Saturday night, he was the one telling the jokes . . . most of them, at least. Speaking at the annual white-tie-and-tails dinner of the venerable Gridiron Club in Washington, Perry earned a standing O. And that was from the media elite!

Twitter Comments:

@GovernorPerry gets rave reviews at Gridiron. Self-deprecating humor: "the weakest Republican field in history & they kicked my butt."

@GovernorPerry describes his time as Republican presidential frontrunner as "the three most exhilarating hours of my life." #gridiron

@GovernorPerry says he was A&M animal husbandry major: "That's what Rick Santorum thinks that gay marriage leads to." #gridiron

More at http://blog.chron.com/txpotomac/2012/03/rick-perry-comic-genius-texas-governor-wows-the-media-elite-at-gridiron-dinner/

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tanyev Mar 2012 #1
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Response to TexasTowelie (Original post)

Sun Mar 25, 2012, 08:24 AM

1. Then he must have paid real money to get someone good to write those jokes.

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Response to tanyev (Reply #1)

Sun Mar 25, 2012, 01:54 PM

2. Just his presence

makes a joke

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