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Discussion in 'Sports and News' started by deskslave, Jul 19, 2008.

  1. deskslave

    deskslave Active Member

    A candidate for Kansas state House and his XKCD-style recap of how he got way more donors than any other candidate in state history. Good stuff. Good stuff.

  2. imjustagirl

    imjustagirl Active Member

    I'm donating my $8.34 because he had a liger in that comic.

  3. pallister

    pallister Guest

    Sure it wasn't a tigon?
  4. GB-Hack

    GB-Hack Active Member

    That was terrific. Really cool.
  5. imjustagirl

    imjustagirl Active Member

    God, I hope you've seen Napoleon Dynamite.
  6. spnited

    spnited Active Member

    OK, I'm old.
    Somebody want to translate XKCD and everything thereafter.
  7. GB-Hack

    GB-Hack Active Member

    Basically, it's a campaign ad in the form of a pretty long comic. I'd recommend clicking the link, because it's pretty entertaining.

    I liked it a lot.
  8. Oz

    Oz Active Member

    Awesome. I'll donate $8.34 to this guy, easy. I never thought Kansas politics could be so hilarious (aside from the usual Sam Brownback-Pat Roberts kind of way, of course).
  9. Inky_Wretch

    Inky_Wretch Well-Known Member

    He's a former newspaperman, and his wife currently works at one.
  10. Wenders

    Wenders Active Member

    What is an information architect, exactly? And how did he get a job doing that in Kansas?
  11. DanOregon

    DanOregon Well-Known Member

    Brilliant stuff, I'd say he's due for a visit to one of the cable news shows, but I highly doubt they "get" the cartoon.
  12. Oz

    Oz Active Member

    I would love to see Jon Stewart or Colbert sit down with him, especially since he represents my hometown.
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