**Posted by Phineas
Both Governor Romney and President Obama spoke last night at the Al Smith dinner , hosted annually by the Alfred E. Smith Foundation  in New York City. It’s quite the event and, during election years, it’s a chance for presidential nominees to poke some fun at each other and themselves.
That they did, and I heard Obama was actually pretty good . But I never, ever expected a man with as wooden a reputation as Romney’s to turn out to be such a funny guy:
(Crossposted at Public Secrets )