Perry pigs out
August 15th, 2011
03:23 PM ET
3 years ago

Perry pigs out

Des Moines, Iowa (CNN) - Texas Gov. Rick Perry devours a pork chop at the Iowa State Fair in Des Moines while stumping for the 2012 GOP nomination for president.


Filed under: 2012 • Iowa • Rick Perry
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  1. Blame Not Working

    Come on you DNC bloggers, you can do better than this......or can you? Take some good advice & begin looking for a job! The blame game ain't working no mo!

    August 15, 2011 04:26 pm at 4:26 pm |
  2. LP

    The governor's food choice makes the news? I guess only if the writer can be derisive at the same time.

    August 15, 2011 04:26 pm at 4:26 pm |
  3. Tam

    I want the corn dog photos back - all of them!

    August 15, 2011 04:37 pm at 4:37 pm |
  4. Wake up America

    It is public knowledge that the top 25 hedge fund managers in U.S. last year enjoyed an average take home pay of $880.00 US million and their 15 per cent tax rate loophole. It is also well known that many of the largest and most profitable U.S. firms are sitting atop nearly $2 trillion in cash and refusing to invest in the economic life of American tax payer who threw them a lifeline. To add to the above obscene financial figures General Motors a recipient of $5.8 billion in U.S. and Canadian government bailouts has announced that it plans to increase vehicle production capacity by 45 per cent over the next four years, those jobs and new plants will beocated NOT IN DETROIT OR OSHAWA (CANADA) BUT IN BRAZIL RUSSIA INDIA and CHINA because their rationale is that both U.S. AND CANADA are "high-cost manufacturing countries".

    August 15, 2011 04:40 pm at 4:40 pm |
  5. Marie MD

    @blamenot working – I take it that you don't have a job either or you wouldn't be posting at 4:26pm. right?
    If anyone is blaming somebody who came in to help save the country and has found bumps along the way time and time again is that rinse prius and your teabagging friends.
    What's funny is that from what we have seen of some of your rethugs in the past that teabagging might just be something they really enjoy!

    August 15, 2011 04:45 pm at 4:45 pm |
  6. SecedingfromTexas

    @Blame Not Working
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    If you live in Texas and love Perry you are a tea partier
    If you do not live in Texas and love Perry, you need to read more.

    August 15, 2011 04:46 pm at 4:46 pm |
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