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The Next Governor of Texas Could Be a Dog
Offbeat  (tags: americans, animals, elections, governor, Texas, candidates, Woodrow )

Sinikka
- 2242 days ago - peoplepets.com
In the annals of Texas political candidates, surely all of them have been human. Until now. Woodrow, a 5-year-old rescue mutt from Austin is running as a write-in candidate for governor of Texas.
McCain Tells Supporters, 'It's Close Enough for Us to Steal'
Offbeat  (tags: americans, candidates, ethics, government, mccain, obama, republicans, democrats, usa, off-beat )

Kathleen
- 2790 days ago - legitgov.org:80
McCain: "In two days, victory is ours, my friends. The latest CNN poll shows Obama ahead by only seven points and our operatives tell me we can steal anything under nine points." (Satire)
Police: McCain Volunteer Made Up Robbery Story
Offbeat  (tags: candidates, crime, mccain, usa, crime, americans, politics, news )

Kate
- 2800 days ago - ap.google.com
Ashley Todd, a college student from Texas, said she made up a story of being robbed. The McCain campaign volunteer had previously reported she was pinned to the ground and the letter "B" was scratched on her face in a politically inspired attack.
Palin Tells Kids the Vice President 'Runs' Senate
Offbeat  (tags: clueless woman, americans, candidates, elections, government, news, republicans, usa, interesting, odd )

Gwendolyn
- 2801 days ago - news.yahoo.com
WASHINGTON - Asked by a third-grader what a vice president does, Republican candidate Sarah Palin responded that the vice president is the president's "team mate" but also "runs the Senate"
The Many Ballads of Sarah Palin
Offbeat  (tags: americans, candidates, dishonesty, elections, ethics, lies, media, news, politics, propaganda, republicans, funny, humor, off-beat, society, performance )

Wolfweeps
- 2802 days ago - community.adn.com
It's not just "Saturday Night Live." Gov. Sarah Palin's run for vice president has been inspiring amateur songwriters far and wide for the past two months.(Look for a Mr. Whitekeys video -- a parody of "Girls Just Wanna Have Fun" -- in the middle.
Al-Qaeda Supporters Endorse McCain
Offbeat  (tags: U.S., President, candidates, McCain, Al-Qaeda )

Eduardo
- 2802 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
"This requires presence of an impetuous American leader such as McCain, who pledged to continue the war till the last American soldier," the message said. "Then, al-Qaida will have to support McCain in the coming elections so that he continues the failing
Polygraphs Proposed for Ind. Congressional Debate
Offbeat  (tags: americans, candidates, elections, politics, bizarre, goodnews, interesting, off-beat, odd, unusual )

Gwendolyn
- 2813 days ago - ap.google.com
JASPER, Ind. (AP) -- Two challengers for an Indiana congressional seat have agreed to be hooked up to lie detectors during a debate, but an official with the incumbent's party dismisses the idea as "bizarre."
Sarah Palin's Purse: "Real Women Hunt Moose"
Offbeat  (tags: animals, killing, suffering, cruelty, palin, idiot, bizarre, elections, candidates, republicans, losers, lol )

Tom
- 2815 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
Sarah Palin was photographed as she walked across the tarmac to meet John McCain after arriving in Allentown, Pa on Wednesday. A closer look at the cloth tote bag she had draped on her forearm reveals a moose head and the phrase "Real Women Hunt Moose."
'SNL' Sends Up Veep Debate With Fey, Queen Latifah
Offbeat  (tags: candidates, corruption, cover-up, elections, ethics, funny, humans )

Wolfweeps
- 2817 days ago - newsminer.com
Fey again returned to "Saturday Night Live" to play Republican vice presidential candidate Sarah Palin as the sketch comedy show continued to pull out all the stops in its election year season. Queen Latifah dropped by to portray Thursday's debate modera
What Can $300,000 Buy? One Outfit for Cindy McCain.
Offbeat  (tags: mccain, republicans, money, greed, elections, candidates, society, bizarre )

Tom
- 2849 days ago - rushprnews.com
The value of the outfit Cindy McCain wore on national TV while she explained to America that John McCain and the Republicans understand their economic and social woes was about $300,000. So, what will that amount buy in America? Read on and find out....
Ill. Scandal Threatens to Cast Shadow on Presidential Race
Offbeat  (tags: corruption, cover-up, obama, politics, ethics, candidates, crime, lies, bizarre )

Virgie
- 2941 days ago - yahoo.news
Yesterday -AP - A day after Barack Obama sealed the Democratic nomination for president, a corruption scandal involving a fundraiser who helped bankroll his past campaigns resurfaced to slightly dampen the festivities. » Full Story on Yahoo! News
Bill Clinton: 'Screw It, I'M Running For President'
Offbeat  (tags: candidates, clinton, government, elections, off-beat, funny )

Michael
- 3055 days ago - theonion.com
My fellow Americans, I am sick and tired of not being president," said Clinton, introducing his wife at a "Hillary '08" rally. "For seven agonizing years, Damn, this feels good," Clinton told supporters as he shook hands in Charleston Monday
The Yes We Can Song
Offbeat  (tags: politics, obama, candidates, americans, freedoms, elections, HumanRights, 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', humans, society, rights, 2008, interesting, music )

Natasha
- 3062 days ago - dipdive.com
Be inspired. "MLK didn't have experience to lead, Kennedy, Susan B. Anthony, Rosa Parks, Gandhi, and everyone else who has had a hand in molding the freedoms we have and take for granted today..."
Paul: No Federal Funds for TTC
Offbeat  (tags: government, humans, protection, pollution, CO2emissions, americans, candidates, freedoms, politics, usa, RonPaul, 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', americans, corruption, freedoms, GoodNews, government, politics, usa, world, safety, government, money, news, politic )

Hanna
- 3065 days ago - herald-coaster.com
"I am particularly concerned about the use of eminent domain to take private land for the construction of this highway," said Paul, "and this bill would prevent the federal government from participating in this heinous practice." This could be your land.
 

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