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The Stephen Colbert Report: Son Of Appalachian Turd Miner Runs For President

by | 18th, October 2007

It’s the American dream: the son of an Appalachian turd miner and grandson of a goat ball licker, running for President of the United States…in South Carolina.Yes folks, the Democrats and Republicans could have a fight on their hands in one of the oldest states in the Union. Comedy Central TV showman Stephen Colbert is running for president. And he’s threatening to do it on both the Republican and the Democrat ticket.

Colbert announced that he was considering a run on the Daily Show, Tuesday evening. Half an hour later, on his own show, The Colbert Report he announced he would definitely run…though only in his home state.South Carolina Republicans are brushing off the threat. The party’s state chairman told the New York Times that Colbert would have to pay a $35,000 filing fee to get on the ballot

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