Fri Oct 5, 2012, 06:10 PM
Omaha Steve (56,287 posts)
Steve Martin endorses Bob Kerrey (D-NE) for Senate
Source: Omaha World Herald
By Robynn Tysver
Are you tired of cookie-cutter political endorsements? Do you have trouble properly crumbling paper into a ball?
If so, comic Steve Martin has the ad for you.
Martin shot a short web video on behalf of his friend Bob Kerrey, in which the funnyman delivers a less-than-subtle endorsement of the Democrat's U.S. Senate candidate in Nebraska. Martin makes his political pitch, while gently skewering do-it-yourself videos.
The video will not air on television, said Chris Triebsch, Kerrey's spokesman. It will run only on Kerrey's social media sites.
FULL story at link.
Read more: http://www.omaha.com/article/20121005/NEWS/710069995/1685#
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Steve Martin endorses Bob Kerrey (D-NE) for Senate (Original post)
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Fri Oct 5, 2012, 06:53 PM
central scrutinizer (6,418 posts)
2. As a former Nebraskan, I am amazed at the range of people who get elected in this red, red state
Bob Kerrey seems to be a reasonable man, unlike Mike Johans, the other Senator. They have elected Democratic governors as well in the past who have been pretty progressive.