The Internet has unleashed a resounding mocking of Texas Governor Rick Perry for the antigay television ad he's airing in Iowa, as announced this week. In the ad, Perry says, "There's something wrong in this country when gays can serve openly in
the military but our kids can't openly celebrate Christmas or pray in
Perry starts the ad, titled "Strong," by saying, "I'm not ashamed to admit that I'm a Christian." And that is the jumping off point for for many riffs, both credited and anonymous, on his message. Here's our roundup of some of the backlash. See one you like out there that we've missed? Let us know in the comments section.
First up below, Andy Cobb in this version posted by the Second City Network.
"Wrong" uploaded by arttron on YouTube below:
That jacket looked familiar to some folks online.
"Strong" parody uploaded by rorypango.
"Strong" (trololol remix) on YouTube below.