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Thompson Sets Up Presidential Exploratory Committee

WaPo: Law and Order star Fred D. Thompson will make his flirtation with a White House bid official this week, forming a presidential committee and l

thompson.jpg WaPo:

Law and Order star Fred D. Thompson will make his flirtation with a White House bid official this week, forming a presidential committee and launching a fundraising effort that could culminate in a formal announcement over the July 4th weekend, the former senator's advisers said.

It's not a surprise to anyone as Thompson has been hinting about this for months, but I have to ask this: Why is it that Republicans love to smear Democrats as ruled by the "Hollywood left" and yet they fall over themselves in the most embarassing way for actors-turned-politicians?

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