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Wanda Sykes' Gutless Performance

By Ben ShapiroColumnist/Attorney/Author

Hollywood's favorite phrase is "speaking truth to power." It charts just above "She/he is the love of my life," "Though we're not together anymore, we'll remain good friends," and "Hey, where did I leave my underwear?"

Hollywood celebrities sling around the phrase "speaking truth to power" as if it were cocaine at a Sean Penn movie premiere party. And they particularly love slinging it around at the time of the White House Correspondents Dinner.

A couple years ago, Stephen Colbert of Comedy Central was the beneficiary of the "speaking truth to power" Hollywood press machine.

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