At the GOP convention, Michael Steele:

“So, do you want to put your country first? Then let’s reduce our dependency on foreign sources of oil and promote oil and gas production at home. In other words, drill baby drill! And drill now!”

And the crowd erupted into chants: “Drill baby drill!”

As if that would help at all.

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To compensate, Giuliani delivered the best line of the night:

“Obama promised to take public financing for his campaign, then broke this promise. Obama was against wiretapping before he voted for it. When speaking to a pro-Israel group, Obama said he favored an undivided Jerusalem. That is until the very next day when he changed his mind.

I got to tell you, if I were Joe Biden, I would get that VP thing in writing.”

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[UPDATE] In case you missed, this was Obama’s response to Palin’s speech in the RNC: