The Rent is Too Damn High Party

The Rent is Too Damn High Party

Weigel
Reporting on Politics and Policy.
Oct. 19 2010 9:08 AM

The Rent is Too Damn High Party

I'm not even going to pretend that Jimmy McMillan's fringe, Mr. T-inspired campaign for governor of New York is not hilarious.

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Let's be fair -- the "get on TV and get famous by being over-the-top candidate" strategy is not alien to New York .

David Weigel is a reporter for Bloomberg Politics

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