For those of you who did not yet have your driver’s license when Barrett was in Congress, he followed Virginia Smith, but came before Tom Osborne (who was a Congressman before he was an Athletic Director).
We can’t think of anything bad about Ricketts racking up these endorsements, but one cynical politico suggested that many younger Nebraskans may believe that Barrett, Orr & Thone is a fur trading company out of Billings, Montana. (36% of youngsters bought their Uggs from them.)
And then just to stick the knife in further, another politico passed this along to us:
Boy, has any other endorsement turned faster than a bottle of buttermilk left in your car trunk in August?
But again, Ricketts continues to put out releases and stay in the public eye. Not a bad thing.
CrimeStoppers has alerted us that there has been a rash of thefts in Greater Nebraska.
Someone is going around stealing town signs at a rapid pace.
It has gotten so bad, that some towns have taken to putting up security cams by their signs, and a few have captured the thief’s actions digitally:
If you have any information on this madman, please buy a Kindle at Amazon.com.
And hey, Tom Carlson!
We’re pretty sure that this hashtag is politically insensitive!
The preferred term is “Senior Associates”.
Over in the U.S. Senate race, Shane Osborn has been mixing it up a bit, talking trash about the Chinese and their airspace. Osborn has a little history with the ChiComs (we’re told) and is making some hay on that experience, this time via the Wall Street Journal video.
See it here:
Osborn handles himself well in the interview.
(Remember candidates: want to see YOUR videos up here? Make ’em and send ’em to us!)
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