In its annual Dubious Achievement Awards, Esquire magazine never failed to include a photo that captured Richard Nixon in an uncharacteristically humorous moment with the caption: “Why is this man laughing?” It was a joke of which Esquire never tired.
Someone needs to bring the joke back in honor of the unspeakable Obama national security adviser Susan Rice, who yuks it up with Charlie Rose in the video below. Rice ends up laughing uproariously in response to Rose’s question asking about Ukraine’s “humiliating retreat” from Russia’s troops. Why is this woman laughing? And what did we do to deserve this?