You Lie! You Make Lots of Money for The Other Guy!
Poor Joe Wilson. His juvenile little outburst last night at our duly elected President has raised over $600,000 for his formerly little-known Democratic opponent, Iraq War veteran Rob Miller. Donations to Miller at Act Blue, the online Democratic clearinghouse, range from $205,180 from Daily Kos readers called "Kossacks for Rob Miller: Defeating the Man Who Yelled 'Liar' at Obama" to $122.50 from Iowans Against Idiocy to $25 from the Giraffe Boards/ Shivarna Mitra Fan Club "who value courtesy in public discourse, and don't believe in allowing random douchebaggery from members of Congress when the
President is addressing them." To donate go here
Update: In the time it took to post this, Rob Miller received almost $30,000 more, bringing his total to $629,814.
Update 2: Now it's $725,364.