Richard Painter’s Dumpster Fire Campaign

Remember Richard Painter, the much-touted “Bush ethics lawyer” who has become a mainstay riding the anti-Trump circuit on cable news shows? Well, he’s running for Senate in Minnesota. Check out his dumpster fire of a campaign commercial.

This might be the only whimper of an absurd campaign that will provide entertainment value but not much else. I wish Tom Wolfe was still here to document all of this absurdity. No doubt, much more will be coming as we get closer to November.

About Tom Doniphon

Tom Doniphon is not, as you may imagine, an iconic character from John Ford's greatest western. He is, rather, a writer in the Midwest. The moniker, suffice to say, is a pseudonym.

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