Sen. Barack Obama does come from the Chicago school of politics, where historically voter turnout has been unusually high for residents of certain graveyards. And he has been unusually successful raising money.Actor Roy Scheider in his Jaws role as the local policeman He died Feb. 10 at the age of 75 but somehow one month later donated $50 to the presidential campaign of Illinois Democratic Senator Barack Obama of ChicagoDoesn't surpris me one bit, since the dead have always been a part of Chicago elections.
Now, he's raising money by raising the dead.
Scheider was unavailable for commentIt is all a credit-card mix up, says the campaign. It won't happen again.
"You're gonna need a bigger boat."
(To be fair, it might all be a credit card mix-up, but having lived in Chicago, and seen the way politicians behave there, I find this completely funny.) Via Bitter