a note to my friends on the campaign side of the world

As regular readers of this blog know, I have a job that involves working in electoral politics from time to time. Here’s a tip for those folks who are not parents, and choose to work in politics:

If you are a political campaign manager, and you are trying to get my attention and/or support for your candidate, do not send me an email telling me that you live across the street from my kids’ school. It creeps me out, and makes me MUCH less likely to support your candidate. Also, it makes me worry that my daughter might not come home from her safety post someday.

I’m just sayin’.


October 13, 2009. politically motivated.


  1. chichimama replied:

    Oooh. Not nice at all.

  2. sweatpantsmom replied:

    Ugh – CREEPY. And how would he/she know that exactly?

  3. Comfort Addict replied:

    Scary stuff. Stay safe.

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