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Bel Lobs: Edwards Gets In Mud


David Vitter is almost synonymous with harsh, mud slinging attack ads. During this weekend’s LSU-Alabama fiasco, the senator got a taste of his own medicine. Democratic contender John Bel Edwards unleashed a vicious television spot attacking Vitter for his past problems with prostitution and a missed vote in Congress.


SNL Jabs Jindal Again


Bobby Jindal has long been a metaphorical punchline to many Louisianans. Now, Saturday Night Live is making Candidate J a literal punchline for many Americans. A sketch during this weekend’s (10.03) show focused on a satirical drug called “Abilify” that will cure people of dementia causing them to think that they can be the POTUS. As one can imagine, Jindal provided an easy kicker.


Guillory Rants About N-Word (Video)


State Senator Elbert is a Democrat turned Republican running for Lieutenant Governor. He explained his 2013 party switch by comparing the Democratic Party to slavery and a plantation. If that was not enough controversy, a few weeks ago Guillory ran a campaign quote that included a LBJ with the N-word. Responding to criticism of that commercial, Guillory doubled down and released a new ad in which he drops the N-bomb seven times.


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