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Sarah Palin impersonator Patti Lyons took the country by storm when in 2011, she stormed into Conservative Political Action Conference in Washington DC, and impersonated Sarah Palin so convincingly that the mainstream media, including the FOX News, ABC, and more interviewed her as the real Sarah Palin. The Associated Press tweeted that the real Sarah Palin had arrived unexpectedly at CPAC, and Lyons found herself a trending topic on Twitter, the top story on Yahoo! News, and the subject of dozens of original stories and thousands of reposts around the country.
A memorable Tweet on the day of CPAC 2011 from The Daily Caller's Dave Weigel:
Now, POLITICO has named Patti Lyons to the Top 10 CPAC Moments of All-Time, where she was ranked #3. Congratulations to Patti Lyons for this great accomplishment as a Sarah Palin impersonator.
From POLITICO's Kevin Cirilli: A Sarah Palin impersonator turned heads at the 2011 CPAC, and it wasn’t Tina Fey. Instead, it was Patti Lyons, a professional political impersonator who has appeared on NBC’s “The Tonight Show with Jay Leno.”
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Barack Obama impersonator extraordinaire Louis Ortiz is on a roll, and his latest success is the recent release of Showtime's Paulytics with Pauly Shore, in which Ortiz guest stars.
This live performance of "DC: Unplugged" was filmed at the USO 2011 Gala in Guam on April 16 with an audience of 500 USO sponsors, enlisted military and officers, and political dignitaries. This is the first time Reggie Brown performed "I AM BARACK", a Politicos Comedy Brigade original song, live.
Although the real Sarah Palin turned down a keynote spot at CPAC 2011, Sarah Palin Impersonator Patti Lyons appeared anyway. Over 100 original articles, from all major media sources, covered her appearance. When the Associated Press reported that Sarah Palin was the conference hundreds ducked out of Presidential Candidate Governor Mitt Romney's speech to meet the faux Palin.
Reggie Brown and Patti Lyons attended a red carpet event for the Gulf Oil Spill and garnered much Hollywood attention from the local paparazzi.
Politicos Comedy Brigade members, in partnership with Red Hydrant Studios, developed a Superbowl advertisement for GoDaddy. The commercial stars Obama impersonator Reggie Brown, Sarah Palin impersonator Patti Lyons, and Bill Clinton impersonator Tim Watters.
Talks of Sarah Palin running for President 2012 have been the topic of conversation. What would Sarah Palin do if she was President? Jay Leno and Mikey Day will give you an inside look as Sarah Palin impersonator Patti Lyons appears on NBC's The Tonight Show with Jay Leno.
Barack Obama Impersonator Reggie Brown, Sarah Palin Impersonator Patti Lyons, and Bill Clinton Impersonator Tim Watters make their first appearance on FOX News' Huckabee for a sit down with "The Huck".