GOP TO LAUNCH INVESTIGATION INTO ALLEGATIONS THAT MICHELLE OBAMA PLAGIARIZED MELANIA TRUMP’S SPEECH
Tuesday Jul 19, 2016 · 1:56 AM EDT
[reblogged from Daily Kos]
Rep. Trey Gowdy (R-CA) has told the press that they plan to launch a federal investigation that Michelle Obama plagiarized Melania Trump’s speech in her 2008 DNC speech.
“The similarities between Michelle Obama’s speech and Melania Trump’s speech are far too great to be passed off as pure chance,” Gowdy told The Neff Report.
Gowdy noted the following similarities:
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When I was in Junior High (Eighth grade I believe) we learned all about the United States Constitution and a few of the other sacred documents on which the government of this country is founded (like The Declaration of Independence). Then we had to pass an examination on the Constitution with a requirement that we could only get one or two answers wrong to avoid failing the test.
The really scary part, though, was the strict requirement that we could not graduate without passing this test.
I studied intensely in panic mode and lay in my bed at night, awake and iterating the many jobs I might qualify for if and when I failed the Constitution test (they all involved French Fries). Despite the length of the test and the detail of the Constitution it went into, I only answered one question incorrectly and saved myself from a sad life of bagging groceries or flipping burgers.