|Maybe we don't remember it because|
it happened in the alternate time-
line where Biff was like, super rich?
"It may be hard for your viewers to remember how difficult it was for people to talk about HIV/AIDS back in the 1980's. And because of both President and Mrs. Reagan, in particular Mrs. Reagan we started a national conversation..."
stepping in it
|"Drugs? Check. Soviets? Check. AIDS?|
I say fuck it. What do you think mummy?"
-President Reagan (actual quote)*
Was she given bad information by a staffer? Was she thinking of somebody else? Somebody else who didn't ignore a major epidemic because she thought it was 'too gay' to even talk about? Or maybe she just got swept away.
|"I am however sure your viewers will remember the time Nancy Reagan covered|
Nine Inch Nail's Closer with Tony Bennett. Now that was a touching moment."
-Secretary Clinton, on a role
|That's right, I said it. Mamie|
Eisenhower did jack shit.
Anyway, in situations like this, the classy thing to do is apologize and move on, and she did, Tweeting that she misspoke and that she's sorry. Cool. No worries. It's not like she said anything truly stupid like vaccines cause autism, or that she could shoot someone and not take a hit in the polls. I mean, that would be a career ending gaffe, right?
|What? When he stops being simultaneously hilarious|
and blood-freezingly terrifying, I'll stop talking about him.
*no it's not an actual quote but seriously.