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Scott Walker Gets Some Chris Christie All Over Him, On Purpose

Image via YouTube With a little over a week to go before Election Day, Scott Walker is increasingly a man in need of a helping hand. His once-certain re-election as King of Wisconsin has taken up residence in every pollster’s “no idea, don’t ask us” box, the U.S. Supreme Court cruelly dashed his hopes of excluding thousands of largely Democratic voters from the polls, a new batch of documents just dropped from the investigation that’s taken down a half-dozen of his underlings and cronies, and his opponent Mary Burke has been landing punches (with ads) and drawing big crowds with visits from a string of Democratic superstars. Read more on Scott Walker Gets Some Chris Christie All Over Him, On Purpose…
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Man-Whore Mark Sanford Takes Obama’s Dirty Money, Like A Prostitute

March of 2009 was so very long ago that when you click this link you will be surprised that everyone in the story isn’t wearing chain mail and calling each other “thee” and “thou,” but back then South Carolina Governor Mark Sanford was a guy with a future in politics, and if there’s one thing guys with futures in politics do, it’s go in for dumb grandstanding stunts that score points with ideologues but do real, actual damage to the people who elected them. That’s why 2012 sleeper political candidate Mark Sanford bravely told Chairman Obama that he didn’t want to use the money allocated to his state by the stimulus package to “stimulate” the economy in the intended Keynesian (Kenyan?) fashion, but rather to pay off this guy he owed money to. What happened to that strong, principled conservative of yore, anyway? Read more on Man-Whore Mark Sanford Takes Obama’s Dirty Money, Like A Prostitute…