The "Did he REALLY say that?" Sunday Memorial Open Thread.

So it’s weird to read something like this:

But Whispers confirms that Blackwater did handle the Democratic presidential candidate’s security in Afghanistan and helped out in Iraq. What’s more, Obama was overheard saying: “Blackwater is getting a bad rap.”

Sooo… are you going to disavow this quote, Senator? – given your previous comments on the firm, as per Protein Wisdom (H/T, btw), I think that it’s a pretty fair question. And if you aren’t, do you think that you could, you know, stick this flip-flop change of heart on your website, or something?

Why, yes, I am quite the comedian. Or at least I try.

Open thread.