When I met him at Netroots Nation, he put a lapel pin in my hand. On the packaging it said “Fred Who?” The pin was a flags pin.
Yes, flags. One American, one rainbow. Together on one pin.
And then he told me he’s an Independent Republican. Okay, I thought, this should be interesting. I started grilling him on a couple social issues, and the more I talked to him, the more I liked him.
I’m talking about Fred Karger. He’s a gay Republican from Laguna Beach and he wants to run for President.
Yes, President. You know, of the United States. Here’s his new ad:
We’ll be keeping an eye on him, to be sure!
Check out Fred Karger.com for more info.
And if you’re curious, the pilot of The Event is intriguing, if not a bit overproduced. It’s not about gay Republican presidential candidates though.