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Let’s reach the goal!

Wednesday, Feb 26, 2014

* As I told you yesterday, I signed up to take the “Polar Plunge” on behalf of the Special Olympics. We’ve raised some money and many thanks to all who’ve donated so far

Chavez-respecting Obamist $25.00
Dean $50.00
Mark Denzler $50.00
Peter A. Quilici $50.00
David McSweeney $100.00
Matt Butterfield $25.00
quicknote $20.00
Nathan Ross $50.00
Louis G. Atsaves $25.00
Anonymous $50.00
Susiejones $20.00
dupage dan $30.00
Kevin Fanning $25.00
lake county democrat $30.00

I’ve given $150 so far, but if we can get your contributions to total $1,000, I’ll match it.

* So, let’s get on with it. Click here. And thanks!

Also, if we can get your contributions to total $2,000, I’ll stop bugging you. Promise. Click here.

- Posted by Rich Miller        


14 Comments
  1. - Hon. John Fritchey - Wednesday, Feb 26, 14 @ 11:04 am:

    Rich, all I’m saying is that you can probably get this shipped here in time. Wear it by itself and I’ll give you $250. Hell, people would probably give you double that not to wear it.

    http://www.amazon.com/Smiffys-Mens-Borat-Mankini-Green/dp/B000WAWH68


  2. - Rich Miller - Wednesday, Feb 26, 14 @ 11:04 am:

    Sorry, Fritchey, I’m gonna pass on that one.

    Also, get a haircut, hippy.


  3. - Hon. John Fritchey - Wednesday, Feb 26, 14 @ 11:18 am:

    Touche. Although haircuts haven’t been an issue for me for quite some time. Looking forward to seeing you Sunday. Hope you can join us for some festivities afterwards.


  4. - Jake From Elwood - Wednesday, Feb 26, 14 @ 11:58 am:

    With all due respect Mr. Fritchey. I read this post and clicked on the link five minutes before noon. No longer hungry.


  5. - RonOglesby - Wednesday, Feb 26, 14 @ 12:16 pm:

    Add another $25 Rich!


  6. - Very Old Soil - Wednesday, Feb 26, 14 @ 12:17 pm:

    I would be interested to know how the Hon. John Fritchey knew of this outfit.


  7. - Chavez-respecting Obamist - Wednesday, Feb 26, 14 @ 12:30 pm:

    What time is this Sunday?


  8. - Capitol View - Wednesday, Feb 26, 14 @ 1:44 pm:

    too late - fellow plunger Janet Stover got to me first for $20


  9. - RonOglesby - Wednesday, Feb 26, 14 @ 2:06 pm:

    Only $265 away from the 2k goal.


  10. - Chicago Cynic - Wednesday, Feb 26, 14 @ 4:34 pm:

    I’m in…and you’re over your goal!


  11. - Oswego Nilly - Wednesday, Feb 26, 14 @ 8:52 pm:

    Someone is not posting here. Whom could it be?


  12. - Oswego Willy - Thursday, Feb 27, 14 @ 7:29 am:

    Passive- Aggressive?


  13. - Nearly Normal - Thursday, Feb 27, 14 @ 8:57 am:

    Interesting the number of pols who are putting up $$ to see Rich become a human popsickle!!

    Not sure about motives but the cause is the best for our challenged children and adults.


  14. - Nearly Normal - Thursday, Feb 27, 14 @ 9:01 am:

    Get a shot of bourbon after your plunge to warm up the insides. Might need more than one.


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