How about a broomstick and a black hat?

The Republicans search for the "scariest Democrat." Looks like they've found her.


Tim Grieve
October 23, 2007 7:13PM (UTC)

In its ongoing effort to bring maturity and reason to the political process, the Republican National Committee this morning launched a Halloween-themed "Who's the Scariest Democrat" contest.

The RNC's contest Web site features scary thunder sounds, cobwebs, tombstones and even a skeleton head. The president's rather frightening approval ratings aren't mentioned, but at least the vote is rigged: When you click on a candidate to discover why he or she might be the "scariest Democrat," you also cast your "scariest" vote for that candidate.

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Anyone want to guess who has 92 percent of the vote so far?


Tim Grieve

Tim Grieve is a senior writer and the author of Salon's War Room blog.

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