Please Hammer Don’t Endorse ‘Em

A friend currently living in Jacksonville reports on the latest in C-list celebrity endorsements. Apparently, MC Hammer thinks City Council candidate Kimberly Daniels is “too legit to quit” (image from mailer):

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I’m hoping Vanilla Ice will back a competing candidate and they can battle:

[Cross-posted at Brendan-Nyhan.com]

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Brendan Nyhan

Brendan Nyhan is an assistant professor of government at Dartmouth College.