Re: "The Body" Goes to Washington

Tim Byars (
Wed, 4 Nov 1998 09:23:32 -0800

At 9:11 AM -0800 11/4/98, wrote:
>I try not to comment too much on the state of politics in America --
>especially until such time that I have earned the right to vote in this
>country. BUT as I listened to a talk radio show this morning and learned
>that Jesse "The Body" Ventura (see: for a
>bio) had been elected the Governor of Minnesota, I decided to break this
>policy. The fact that a former WWF wrestler can become Governor of an
>entire state was just so over that the top that I had FoRK it (although I
>am sure that many of you may be aware of it by now). Although, I perhaps
>should not be surprised by this given the fact that in the past Americans
>have shown a proclivity for electing entertainment figures for public
>office. At least The Body is not so old that he is taking office just as
>Alzheimer's and dementia sets in...

Well the only problem would be if Jesse was a former WcW Pro Wrestler.

I'm already starting the Jesse for President office in my town.



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