There definitely needs to be a news show (or at least a segment) called "Philosophy Watch":
"Thanks, Sam. There's a epistemological crisis going on in Washington right now, with Republicans claiming a priori knowledge that tax cuts will fix the economy, and Democrats claiming that, because it is a man made system, all economic knowledge beyond basic mathematics is necessarily a posteriori. Sen. David Vitter (R-LA) had this to say: 'A posteriori? That reminds me of this little place in New Orleans...'"