Lighter than Air

When I read that Rush Limbaugh fell for a hoax that was said to be a college thesis by President Obama, I immediately thought of the old joke.  What’s the difference between Rush Limbaugh and the Hindenburg?  One is a flaming Nazi gasbag, and the other is a dirigible.  This doesn’t come to mind just to diss the MahaRushie, though.  It ties everything back to the best hoax we’ve had lately, the sage of Balloon Boy (aka Crawlspace Boy) Falcon Heene.  The two events share more than being a hoax because they are both more about the victims of the hoax and exactly what they believe – or want to believe.

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