Apart from being on the receiving end of a half-way reasonable joke on The Huffington Post (Michael Steele Punk`d by Dead Vikings Josh Dorner March 20 2009)
Michael Steele may actually in fact be the first person in history to fall for Erik the Red`s scheme [of mis-naming Greenland to disguise its barrenness].
Steele was also the inspiration of a brilliant satire by Steve Colbert featuring the two in a Rap competition.
Colbert Slays GOP`s Steele in Rap Battle, Video Remix By Scott Thrill Wired.com March 20 2009
Steele`s appearance was a collage of clips of actual appearences. Colbert`s own performance was virtuoso.
But the best is Colbert`s concluding comment
A Conservative leader like me, trying to appeal to a hip-hop audience? That`s insane!
|The Colbert Report||Mon - Thurs 11:30pm / 10:30c|
|Michael Steele`s Rap Battle Response|