This Elephant Will Explain Why America Is Truly An Exceptional Nation And He/She Will Only Leave Out A Few Unimportant Facts

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Abby Zimet

So okay, this might not be technically politically useful and possibly low fruit on the bough, but we can all use a break and anyway who can resist this photo? Callista Gingrich, Newt's robot wife, wrote a children's book called "Sweet Land of Liberty" wherein Ellis the Elephant travels through history to show us "what makes America special," and no it's not slaughtering Indians, slavery, sweatshops or illegal wars. Bonus video. Also Talking Points Memo  has a caption contest  that's pretty entertaining.

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