Another day, another embarrassing video of Rick Perry. This time Rick Perry forgot Sonia Sotomayor’s name while talking about the Supreme Court.
“When you see his appointment of two, from my perspective, activist judges, whether it was…”
Perry waived his hand and waited for the answer to come to him.
“Monta, monta, Montamayor?”
One of the reporters stepped in to help him out. Sonia Sotomayor was the name he was looking for.
Here’s the video of Rick Perry’s latest gaffe.
After the clip, the Daily Mail reports that Perry goes on to criticize the “eight unelected and frankly unaccountable judges.” There are, of course, nine judges who sit on the Supreme Court bench.
And in case you haven’t been following Perry’s campaign, here are a few more highlights.
Most of Perry’s “oops” moments come when he has to talk and give answers on the fly, but this week he released a scripted video that may be the most damaging thirty seconds of his campaign. The ad, which has been called anti-gay, intolerant, and factually wrong, has been viewed more than three million times on Youtube.
Of course, Rick Perry’s most famous gaffe came during a Republican debate last month when he said that he would eliminate commerce, education, and, and, and….
What do you think of Rick Perry’s campaign? Will he be able to recover from his constant stream of flubs?