Wednesday, August 15, 2012

Chant in Iowa: "Four More Beers"

At the Iowa State Fair, President Obama turned down a smoothie in favor of a pork chop and a beer. Later he paid for ten beers (out of his own wallet)for folks hanging around the beer tent, provoking a chant of "Four more beers, four more beers."


Raw Video: Obama Surprises Iowa Fairgoers by associatedpress

Time's Swampland campaign blog discusses the role of beer in Obama's effort to reinforce his regular-guy image as opposed to the tee-totalling Romney's rich-guy strangeness; read about it here.

Wait a minute . . . they've got beer at the Iowa State Fair?!?