Why is Ames, Iowa, the new Comedy Capital of the World?
“Michele Bachmann won a straw poll of Iowa Republicans Saturday, confirming her status as the front runner for the 2012 Republican presidential nomination in the state that kicks off the real voting next winter.
“Bachmann, a U.S. representative from Minnesota, edged out Rep. Ron Paul of Texas. Former Gov. Tim Pawlenty of Minnesota finished a distant third, a disappointment for a man who freely invested time and money in search of a strong showing to boost his flagging campaign.”
- Michele Bachmann Wins Ames, Iowa Straw Poll (crooksandliars.com)
- dcdecoder: It’s almost decision time in Ames, Iowa, where many… (shortformblog.tumblr.com)
- Santorum: Happy With 4th Place in Iowa Straw Poll (blogs.wsj.com)
Posted on August 14, 2011, in Announcement, campaign, election, funny, government, humor, Job Seeking, News, Opinion, Politics, Press, quote, vote and tagged Iowa, Michele Bachmann, Minnesota, Republicans, Ron Paul, Straw poll, Texas, Tim Pawlenty. Bookmark the permalink. Comments Off on Why is Ames, Iowa, the new Comedy Capital of the World?.