Wednesday 26 July 2017

Obama's secret weapons

The Republican candidates for the 2012 race to the White House are floundering badly, says Catriona Palmer

Pop quiz: are the following individuals candidates for the latest edition of Celebrity Big Brother or guests on the Jerry Springer show? First up is a former pizza executive, who once donned a white gospel robe at a press event to sing a John Lennon parody, 'Imagine There's No Pizza'.

Then there's a pistol-packing, cowboy-boot wearing Texan who has boasted publicly of his appalling grades at university and who spent time at a family ranch in Texas named 'Niggerhead'.

And finally, a Sarah Palin look-alike, whose pastor husband believes that homosexuality can be cured by 'praying away the gay'.

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