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  •  wow would that be awesome (1+ / 0-)
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    the vilest most repugnant creature in the senate replaced by one of my heroes

    Ashley Judd leaves open possible candidacy against McConnell:
    Actress Ashley Judd, said to be mulling a Democratic campaign against Mitch McConnell, the Kentucky Republican who is minority leader of the U.S. Senate, refused to rule out a run against him in 2014 in a one-sentence statement to The Courier-Journal
    “I cherish Kentucky, heart and soul, and while I’m very honored by the consideration, we have just finished an election, so let’s focus on coming together to keep moving America’s families, and especially our kids, forward,” Judd said in a statement released by her publicist.

    "I'm sculpting now. Landscapes mostly." ~ Yogi Bear

    by eXtina on Fri Nov 09, 2012 at 12:37:33 PM PST

    •  What makes her one of your heroes? (1+ / 0-)
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      Asking seriously, I don't know that much about her, other than musician Winona Judd is her mom.

      "The extinction of the human race will come from its inability to EMOTIONALLY comprehend the exponential function." -- Edward Teller

      by lgmcp on Fri Nov 09, 2012 at 01:13:15 PM PST

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      •  she is an activist against mountain top removal (2+ / 0-)
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        mining

        "I'm sculpting now. Landscapes mostly." ~ Yogi Bear

        by eXtina on Fri Nov 09, 2012 at 01:26:42 PM PST

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      •  She is also a grand (2+ / 0-)
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        human being who reeks gravitas, intelligence and class.

        Does anyone know where to write to urge her to enter the race and to pledge support and money? She is very popular in KY and would have a good chance to retire Mitch from the national stage.

        And did I mention she is a great actress who has not been given roles that measure up to her talent?

        The world is a den of thieves and night is falling. -Ingmar Bergman

        by Pirogue on Fri Nov 09, 2012 at 03:10:06 PM PST

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