Quote of the Day: Bill Maher on Why People Love to Love Susan Boyle

“I think it’s just people who send this to somebody else, and it’s there way of saying if you’re moved by this the way that I am, we’re both wonderful people. And it absolves us of being the people who normally watch these singing contest shows and actually laugh at people like this.”

– Bill Maher believes the Internet popularity of Susan Boyle, who he describes as “the lovely Scottish troll with a voice of an angel,” is all about our unconscious guilt. He then takes the viewer through the next year of her life — from the Carnie Wilson by-pass surgery to to Scientology to putting out a gansta rap album, Frumpstyle. Watch the entire clip over on TV Squad.