* Sharon Osbourne understands Rod Blagojevich far better than the goofy national media, which continues to fawn over him…
“He is absolutely crazy. He is insane, completely self-obsessed, insane.”
Keep in mind that she’s known Ozzie Osbourne and the music industry up close and personal for forty years. She understands insane.
More evidence, as if you needed any, of Blagojevich’s mental state…
On the “Today” show, Blagojevich predicted he’d fare better with jurors at the June 3 trial.
“I won’t spend any time in federal prison because I did nothing wrong,” he said. “Those tapes will vindicate me.”
* From the Sun-Times…
Whether Blagojevich was a bizarrely incompetent governor is beyond dispute. And if anybody needed a reminder of just how goofy Blago truly was, his failings were on display for the nation on NBC’s “Celebrity Apprentice.” […]
There was the political double- talk. The self-obsession. The disdain for details. The inability to admit mistakes.
Our First Jogger couldn’t type. He couldn’t text. He couldn’t e-mail.
On the radio on Monday, Blagojevich blamed his age — he’s an ancient 53. His generation, he said, didn’t grow up with “all that stuff.”
But Blago, as most of us in Illinois already knew, also couldn’t lead and couldn’t follow.
* Prosecutors file new details of case against Blagojevich under wraps: Prosecutors revealed that the document contains details about the government’s evidence that have never been disclosed. The defense could argue the release of the details could taint the jury pool, even though the selection process is two months away.
* Feds want Blago corruption evidence kept sealed