"I'll make them famous, and you will know their names,"
So said John McCain, talking about those awful politicians who use their influence to divert taxpayer money to their own pet projects. These projects are known as "earmarks". A little context:
Hypocrisy much? Never fear, these are Republicans we're talking about! You know, the ones talking about "change" and "reform", even though their guy was fucking in charge for the last 8 years, and they agree with him on everything.
I need another drink...
McCain previously criticized Palin's earmarks
Against earmarks before he was for them? Honestly, you couldn't make this stuff up.