Jeepers, Big Daddy! Careful, you’ll spook the ear-tagged. Gristz Christopher Mims tells us that the editor of the Buffalo Beast blustered his way into a call with Wisconsin State Governor Scott Walker on Tuesday by claiming that he was Billionaire David Koch.
Still, the Cheesehead Craziness is but a faint echo of what is happening at the Federal level. While we regale ourselves with stories about one corrupt governor, the corporatists in Washington D.C. are doing the same thing on a much more massive scale. As Bill McKibben observes, “The torrents of cash now pouring unchecked into our political system cloud judgment and obscure science.”
- Wisconsin’s Scott Walker tells all in real phone call with fake David Koch (americablog.com)
- Wisconsin Governor Walker Punked by Fake Koch Call (news.firedoglake.com)
- Scott Walker Caught On Tape With “David Koch”? (oliverwillis.com)