Does the above look like a “really long blink” to you?
Yeah, I didn’t think so either. But that’s how Secretary of State John Kerry is characterizing a caught-on-tape gaffe in Poland that caused him a wee-bit of embarrassment yesterday. Brian Ries of Mashable was the first to notice the Snoozing Secretary, and immediately posted the above GIF, along with this tweet:
— Brian Rie$ (@moneyries) June 3, 2014
And that’s what prompted John Kerry himself to tweet this back in response:
.@moneyries just a really long blink!
— John Kerry (@JohnKerry) June 3, 2014
Thus, Nap-Gate…or Snooze-Gate…or whatever “Gate” this will inevitably be called…was born. And if this video doesn’t convince you that the Ketchup King was trying to sneak a few Z’s in, well then, nothing will:
It’s okay, Johnny-Boy! Jet-lag affects even the best of us, and I can only imagine the sheer boredom you must be experiencing any time you’re forced to listen to someone ramble on who isn’t yourself.
Why don’t you just OWN IT…like this guy:
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