No mention of extra points for trashing Obama as an America-hating Muslim at the same time.
The goodies being doled out to willing whores is impressive indeed...
a book autographed by John McCain (not necessarily one written by him?)
preferred seating at campaign events
a ride on the Straight-Talk Express
As utterly attractive a prize as unreadable books may be, or gymnasium folding chairs or diesel fumes at dawn, we're a little underwhelmed by the rewards offered for selling our integrity, let alone our self-respect. What, no T-shirt? No tacky coffee mug? No weekend in the Paris Hilton, with continental breakfast?
For the lexicographically minded, this practice is called "AstroTurf": "Like the fake grass for which the practice is named, such AstroTurf messages look as though they come from the grass roots but are ersatz."