Daily Poll: Is Making Fun of David Paterson Too Mean?


‘Tis the season for Saturday Night Live to skewer governors; this past week’s episode featured a skit where Fred Armisen portrayed New York’s David Paterson as a befuddled blind man who loves cocaine.

According to the New York Daily News, Governor Paterson wasn’t impressed by the bit: “I can take a joke. But only 37 percent of disabled people are working and I’m afraid that that kind of third-grade humor certainly adds to this atmosphere. Let’s just say I don’t think it helped.”

What we’re wondering is: