Skip to main content

Fun news. Yesterday in Minnesota, Norm Coleman thought he was being greeted by supporters outside a local Republican event.

But instead, Coleman came face-to-face with the fact that his insistence on being a sore loser has raised over $90,000 to help progressives defeat Republicans in 2010 -- thanks to the "Dollar a Day to Make Norm Go Away" campaign the PCCC recently launched with Howard Dean's Democracy for America.

It's all caught on video -- check it out!

And if you haven't already, now's the time to join the "Dollar a Day" campaign -- add to the momentum.

UPDATE: We're getting toward $100,000 raised! Thanks for the rec's...please keep it up!

Thanks to Amanda Becker, the awesome Minneapolis editor who crunched this video out on short notice. And to Gail Cerridwen, Jim Bootz, John Mallo, Cheryl Larson, and John Mallo's puppy who all played important roles in the making of this video. (Sorry, puppy was off-camera.)

NormDollar.com

Originally posted to AdamGreen on Mon May 18, 2009 at 10:11 AM PDT.

EMAIL TO A FRIEND X
Your Email has been sent.
You must add at least one tag to this diary before publishing it.

Add keywords that describe this diary. Separate multiple keywords with commas.
Tagging tips - Search For Tags - Browse For Tags

?

More Tagging tips:

A tag is a way to search for this diary. If someone is searching for "Barack Obama," is this a diary they'd be trying to find?

Use a person's full name, without any title. Senator Obama may become President Obama, and Michelle Obama might run for office.

If your diary covers an election or elected official, use election tags, which are generally the state abbreviation followed by the office. CA-01 is the first district House seat. CA-Sen covers both senate races. NY-GOV covers the New York governor's race.

Tags do not compound: that is, "education reform" is a completely different tag from "education". A tag like "reform" alone is probably not meaningful.

Consider if one or more of these tags fits your diary: Civil Rights, Community, Congress, Culture, Economy, Education, Elections, Energy, Environment, Health Care, International, Labor, Law, Media, Meta, National Security, Science, Transportation, or White House. If your diary is specific to a state, consider adding the state (California, Texas, etc). Keep in mind, though, that there are many wonderful and important diaries that don't fit in any of these tags. Don't worry if yours doesn't.

You can add a private note to this diary when hotlisting it:
Are you sure you want to remove this diary from your hotlist?
Are you sure you want to remove your recommendation? You can only recommend a diary once, so you will not be able to re-recommend it afterwards.
Rescue this diary, and add a note:
Are you sure you want to remove this diary from Rescue?
Choose where to republish this diary. The diary will be added to the queue for that group. Publish it from the queue to make it appear.

You must be a member of a group to use this feature.

Add a quick update to your diary without changing the diary itself:
Are you sure you want to remove this diary?
(The diary will be removed from the site and returned to your drafts for further editing.)
(The diary will be removed.)
Are you sure you want to save these changes to the published diary?

Comment Preferences

skybluewater, Mike, Seth D, Ed in Montana, zeke L, Susan S, Phoenix Woman, murphy, SarahLee, gogol, lipris, ttagaris, Delaware Dem, nicolemm, saraswati, am, mattman, tnichlsn, Emerson, Eman, Midwest Meg, eeff, Mnemosyne, SallyCat, FyodorFish, Joe B, MarkInSanFran, musicsleuth, mataliandy, zeitshabba, RubDMC, jackspace, Mooncat, wonkydonkey, SamSinister, MD patriot, OCD, ask, jonah in nyc, boadicea, Glic, oceanview, wader, oldjohnbrown, pat bunny, JDPITALIA, PaulVA, wdrath, Scarce, defluxion10, Matt Esler, Donna in Rome, Pragmatic Left, peterj911, KellyB, tomjones, poemworld, Paul Hogarth, JustinKrebs, snowbird42, dakrle, greeseyparrot, Sajun777, luvmovies2000, vcmvo2, Slgalt, ExStr8, radarlady, T Rex, UncleCharlie, blueyedace2, PBen, Superpole, grimjc, clammyc, stitchmd, Jules Beaujolais, Sun Tzu, Kayakbiker, sheddhead, gerardbellavita, AnotherMassachusettsLiberal, Tarantula Lady, serrano, Snud, begone, Showman, Shirl In Idaho, Nightprowlkitty, blizek, Arjun Jaikumar, andydoubtless, hungrycoyote, Kimball Cross, Terrapin, mSnook, buhdydharma, TalkieToaster, tecampbell, nonnie9999, JVolvo, armadillo, bleeding heart, myrealname, ER Doc, MBNYC, Tula Connell, Charles Chamberlain, llbear, downwithtyranny, rsie, Timothy J, Johnathan Ivan, louavul, AllanTBG, SpiderStumbled22, andrewj54, ZenTrainer, Aaa T Tudeattack, Arshad Hasan, ALinSF, ibonewits, Ken in MN, meowmissy, Cottagerose, moodyinsavannah, jetskreemr, momoaizo, WeBetterWinThisTime, NovatoBon, moosely2006, psychodrew, edsbrooklyn, noofsh, sfbob, joyful, Cenk Uygur, stratocasterman, mp, quadmom, jnhobbs, millwood, Moderation, cececville, Rumarhazzit, Dar Nirron, AZDemDude, JML9999, LiberalLucy, mall teacher, TomP, Empower Ink, 123man, JeffW, ratador, Sicembears, Sayhar, Blackacre, adamquinns, beisenberg, Aureas2, monroematt, golconda2, skohayes, Its any one guess, pamelabrown, boatjones, TheGreenMiles, Matt Browner Hamlin, jsb1000, luckylizard, Stephanie Taylor, Guadalupe59, caps lock on, Diogenes2008, legendmn, Fiddlegirl, Celtic Merlin, maggiejean, RedMask, multilee, Sportin Life, loftT, Downtown Howard, MTmarilyn, LA rupert, Discipline28, bsmechanic, Notus, Stranded Wind, Partisan Progressive, velvet blasphemy, Patch Adam, DefendOurConstitution, followyourbliss, obscuresportsquarterly, fromcascadia, Shelley99, The BBQ Chicken Madness, alecat928, JohnCos, Lava20, notksanymore, 57andFemale, doc superdog, Senate Guru, George Pirpiris, Larsstephens, Just Bob, cezariusz, Fairy Tale, smileycreek, mudmanor, Phaseshift360, UrbandaleForObama, Canuckoo, flitedocnm, GreenDog, Vacationland, LaughingPlanet, RethinkEverything, fidellio, stunzeed, Big Danny, Obamacrat, NYCgrl, puffmeister, ctlrick, ItsSimpleSimon, Puddytat, scarlet slipper, Orbital Mind Control Lasers, axel000, AJ in Camden, ourtime08, roystah, MsGrin, BlueFranco, Jason Rosenbaum, sidious666, Actbriniel, Michael Langenmayr, 3rdshifter, ebbet, ozsea1, Valerie8435, croyal, Cintimcmomma, Amayi, Docta J, feeny, AfroPonix, Lorikeet, okuzaone, buddingactivist, Kavirondo, dakinishir, antooo, MinistryOfTruth, jayhenders, Nef, Forrest Brown, blue aardvark, innereye, Anthony Page aka SecondComing, primaryarlen, MooreDFA

Subscribe or Donate to support Daily Kos.

Click here for the mobile view of the site