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Here Is Madonna’s Incredibly Unhelpful Obama Endorsement

As she is wont to do, Madonna paused her MDNA show last night to give a rousing and tone-deaf political speech while wearing a beret. Her latest cause? Why, President Obama's reelection campaign (she was in D.C.; at least give credit for topicality). The full video is below, and includes a call-and-response section about Abraham Lincoln, but the key moment comes around the two-minute mark, when Madonna drops this wisdom: "Y'all better vote for fucking Obama, okay? For better or for worse, we have a black Muslim in the White House." Now, Madonna has never met a controversy she doesn't like, and the body language on these comments — body leaning forward, face scrunched up like a small, bratty child — suggests that she might just be mocking the people who actually do believe Barack Obama is Muslim. But this thing is already on Drudge, so what does it really matter. Not helping, Madonna!