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(Indiegogo)   I think we should get the internet to buy Biden a Trans Am (Update: donation link now LIVE)   (indiegogo.com) divider line 2564
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2012-10-12 05:27:27 PM
Made it to Yahoo front page Link
 
2012-10-12 05:27:49 PM

Hack Patooey: Got a followup email from Yahoo. Gave him some fark handles for those of us in the trenches of this, but gave props to EVERYONE in the thread for their ideas.

Also told him to re-check the text on the donation site since we un-typoed and clarified it a bunch.


Oh goody. :)
 
2012-10-12 05:28:28 PM

Meanniss: Just got the call. I got a job. I can give $10 now and $10 to the campaign. This is a great day.


Congrats!!!
 
2012-10-12 05:28:30 PM
 
2012-10-12 05:28:50 PM
image.hotrod.com
I totally want to see Joe Biden do a huge burnout in a Trans Am.
 
2012-10-12 05:28:54 PM
Good LAWD this is awesome..definitely need a 8 track of Sammy Hagar's "Street Machine" for the kickin' stereo..

Trans AM (Highway Wonderland)
 
2012-10-12 05:29:28 PM

Hack Patooey: Got a followup email from Yahoo. Gave him some fark handles for those of us in the trenches of this, but gave props to EVERYONE in the thread for their ideas.

Also told him to re-check the text on the donation site since we un-typoed and clarified it a bunch.


You're internet famous now, for reals. Does that get you admission into Ultr***CARRIER LOST***
 
2012-10-12 05:29:49 PM

drjekel_mrhyde: Made it to Yahoo front page Link


The butthurt comments are epic
 
2012-10-12 05:30:47 PM
My cheeks hurt from smiling all day!
 
2012-10-12 05:31:03 PM

HST's Dead Carcass: RichieLaw: extroverted_suicide: ultraholland: Mercutio74: 8 track or GTFO.

nah dawg, Joe deserves an upgrade.

Joe doesn't want an upgrade. It's how he rolls.

Joe Biden is the upgrade.

BTW, all the links on the Updates pages are wrong and don't go where you want them to go. Might wanna look at that.


thanks for the heads up!
 
2012-10-12 05:32:02 PM

VTGremlin: Hack Patooey: Got a followup email from Yahoo. Gave him some fark handles for those of us in the trenches of this, but gave props to EVERYONE in the thread for their ideas.

Also told him to re-check the text on the donation site since we un-typoed and clarified it a bunch.

You're internet famous now, for reals. Does that get you admission into Ultr***CARRIER LOST***


This is the coolest online thing I've ever been involved in. And I play lots of TF2!
 
2012-10-12 05:32:53 PM

Cyclometh: Here's another link to the audio:

Link


Thank you! And thank YOU Kate Gosselin's Pap Smear !!!
 
2012-10-12 05:33:02 PM
maybe someone should tell the dude from the oatmeal. he has a way of getting money raised.
 
2012-10-12 05:34:07 PM
weknowmemes.com
 
2012-10-12 05:34:11 PM

blacknite: maybe someone should tell the dude from the oatmeal. he has a way of getting money raised.


Can Quakers use the internet? I thought it was, like, forbidden for them.
 
2012-10-12 05:34:20 PM
holy sh*t this REALLY pisses off conservatives.

Maybe because they want a TransAm of their own...
 
2012-10-12 05:34:32 PM

Type_Hard: Never know, it could happen...

[thepoliticalcarnival.net image 400x266]


I sent the link to Maddow blow, we'll see what happens.
 
2012-10-12 05:34:45 PM

TaterTot_HotDish: holy sh*t this REALLY pisses off conservatives.

Maybe because they want a TransAm of their own...


They just really hate fun.
 
2012-10-12 05:35:11 PM

retarded: No facebook page?


https://www.facebook.com/GiveJoeTheBird
 
2012-10-12 05:35:24 PM
Good lord, people, you've made my Friday. Time to leave work, grab a cold sixer of Icehouse, head to the casa, and donate. One of these charities means a lot to me.

I love y'all. Except the haters.
 
2012-10-12 05:35:49 PM
approaching $2500...
 
2012-10-12 05:35:59 PM

Carth: Politicians are banned from accepting gifts in certain circumstances. Someone might want to check if Biden could legally accept the transam before raising money to get him one.


Yes, he can accept this type of gift. Link (PDF)

It's not coming from a "prohibited source" and it's not being offered because of his official position.
 
2012-10-12 05:36:15 PM

Rude_Baby: drjekel_mrhyde: Made it to Yahoo front page Link

The butthurt comments are epic


Same on TTAC, linked above. Fun stuff, there.
 
2012-10-12 05:36:27 PM

hillbillypharmacist: blacknite: maybe someone should tell the dude from the oatmeal. he has a way of getting money raised.

Can Quakers use the internet? I thought it was, like, forbidden for them.


You're thinking of the Amish. And the other oatmeal.
 
2012-10-12 05:36:48 PM

TaterTot_HotDish: holy sh*t this REALLY pisses off conservatives.

Maybe because they want a TransAm of their own...


They're jealous, and also this is the kind of thing that stirs up the left and makes for good news. They're not completely inept when it comes to shrewdness, it's actually one of their strong suits.
 
2012-10-12 05:37:13 PM

drjekel_mrhyde: Made it to Yahoo front page Link


Those people make the politics tab look downright civil, lmao
 
2012-10-12 05:37:16 PM
i911.photobucket.com
 
2012-10-12 05:37:30 PM
I love this so hard.

THANK YOU INTERNETS! THIS IS GREAT!
 
2012-10-12 05:37:36 PM

NobleHam: You're thinking of the Amish. And the other oatmeal.


You mean like grits?
 
2012-10-12 05:37:48 PM

Meanniss: Just got the call. I got a job. I can give $10 now and $10 to the campaign. This is a great day.


Might want to tell Ryan. Doesn't fit the narrative. We're heading in the WRONG direction!

/congrats!
 
2012-10-12 05:38:02 PM

BarkingUnicorn: Carth: Politicians are banned from accepting gifts in certain circumstances. Someone might want to check if Biden could legally accept the transam before raising money to get him one.

Yes, he can accept this type of gift. Link (PDF)

It's not coming from a "prohibited source" and it's not being offered because of his official position.


Good find.
 
2012-10-12 05:38:14 PM
Done: $5, anonymous, no perk. And frankly I'm not impressed by Biden, AFAIC he's just an excuse to donate $5 to worthy charities.

To wit:

Thank you! ×

Your contribution to Buy Vice President Biden a TransAm is complete.
You will receive an email confirming the details.

Spread the word and let your friends know you've contributed!

Help bring in more contributions by putting a face next to yours!


I skipped this part too. Please forgive me for depriving you people of the sight of my Davidness.

So now I have $59.49 left in checking. And now I'll go do something else.

So, like, whatever. Ta-ta!
 
2012-10-12 05:38:24 PM

BarkingUnicorn: Carth: Politicians are banned from accepting gifts in certain circumstances. Someone might want to check if Biden could legally accept the transam before raising money to get him one.

Yes, he can accept this type of gift. Link (PDF)

It's not coming from a "prohibited source" and it's not being offered because of his official position.


Presidential Exemption (includes the VP). Interesting!

themoreyouknow.jpg
 
2012-10-12 05:38:54 PM
Who has the Official Fark Badge Creator? We need one for this thread.
 
2012-10-12 05:38:59 PM
$6 MORE 'TILL WE HIT 10%!
 
2012-10-12 05:39:08 PM

Graffito: Cpl.D: DAMN LIBRULS!

I have an idea! Let's buy Paul Ryan a trapper keeper!

/snrk

A Trapper-Keeper is way too cool for Ryan.


Pee-Chee?
 
2012-10-12 05:39:27 PM

hillbillypharmacist: NobleHam: You're thinking of the Amish. And the other oatmeal.

You mean like grits?


I hear Natalie Portman is a bit of an expert...
 
2012-10-12 05:39:56 PM
I've FB'd it to all of my local newsagencies on their pages.

And Cyclometh that audio is AWESOME!!!!! This is going to be greater than great!!!!
 
2012-10-12 05:40:08 PM

I_Love_Cheesecake: HST's Dead Carcass: It's picked up a bit, but dying off again.

This needs a serious shot in the arm.

The problem, in terms of reaching out to the media, is that it's a Friday afternoon. We may just have to rely on social media until Monday morning.

In the meantime, we should contact the heck out of places like HuffPo, TMZ, Gawker, Wonkette, TPM, etc.


I was thinking the car shows... speedTV, Fast n' Loud, Jesse james, the American chopper guys...Pimp my Ride (Yo I herd you like Trans Ams, so we put a Trans Am in your Trans Am)... those shows are always looking for a project that 'has synergy' and exposes them to a wider audience... so they do a show where they take the old Trans Am bought for this and 'pimp' it out or paint it or whatever they do... they get to be a part of the charity thing, they get a tv show out of it... maybe some extra attention because of the VP/charity connection and the auction...
 
2012-10-12 05:40:32 PM
C'mon $2500...
 
2012-10-12 05:40:53 PM
$2,500

10%!
 
 
2012-10-12 05:40:57 PM
10%!
 
2012-10-12 05:41:03 PM

Carth: Politicians are banned from accepting gifts in certain circumstances. Someone might want to check if Biden could legally accept the transam before raising money to get him one.


Yes; it would be a real shame if it went to charity.
 
2012-10-12 05:41:07 PM
$2509! 10%!
 
2012-10-12 05:41:09 PM

Hack Patooey: Who has the Official Fark Badge Creator? We need one for this thread.


Oh my god, yes. If ever there was a badge-worthy thread...this is it.

/Ballsack Conundrum: NEVAR FORGET
//salutes
 
2012-10-12 05:41:20 PM
$2500
 
2012-10-12 05:41:27 PM

Jekylman: Graffito: Cpl.D: DAMN LIBRULS!

I have an idea! Let's buy Paul Ryan a trapper keeper!

/snrk

A Trapper-Keeper is way too cool for Ryan.

Pee-Chee?


www.kidlantis.com
/hotlinked
 
2012-10-12 05:41:35 PM
What a wonderful bunch of farking farks you all are!

/$5
 
2012-10-12 05:41:40 PM
Hello $2500
 
2012-10-12 05:41:41 PM
Just donated another 6 bucks to get it to $2,500. This thread and all the butthurt from the cons is just way too entertaining.
 
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