The inspiration for the video was this, in the Grand Forks Herald:
Because when Emmer speaks on the budget, he sounds deeper in denial than Saddam Hussein's famous spokesman, the one who kept insisting on Saddam's genius and triumph even as coalition tanks rolled up outside his ministry's door.
Update: We’re getting lots of traffic on this post; thanks again to Two Putt Tommy for posting the video originally at the link above.
You might also check out a new video – produced here – called Waiting for the Robert E. Lee. (It’s the post just above this one.)