"He turns around and says, ‘Gee, I have nothing to do with the current deficit.’ Well, that’s interesting! You can’t say the new governor created the deficit. You can’t say the new legislature created the deficit. If the outgoing governor didn’t create the deficit, my heavens, who did? We should have a search party to find out who did it!"
The GOP presidential candidate launched his campaign yesterday with a fancy video and a promise to tell the truth to the American people. Well, except for when it comes to his record on climate change. And spending cuts. And the Wall Street bailout. You know, maybe this “truth” thing isn’t working out so well.
When Will Steger was 15 years old, he and his brother piloted an old motorboat down the Mississippi River from Minnesota to New Orleans. At 17, he journeyed to the Arctic. At 41, he became the first man in history to travel unsupported to the North Pole and come back alive. He’s traveled across Antarctica by sled (another first), hopped freights, and found his purpose at a mountain monastery.
Will Steger is, if not the most interesting man in the world, almost certainly The Most Interesting Man in Northern Minnesota. So why’d Tim Pawlenty leave him out in the cold?MJ’s Tim Murphy reports.