The celebrity-endorsed item is actually an ordinary, every-day existing coin that has simply been covered with the cheapest – and frankly, the cheesiest – of materials and sold to the unsuspecting populace at a truly astounding markup. And getting a refund is next to impossible.
Hmmmm. The celebrity endorsing the coins (Montel Williams) makes promises about it that he knows he can’t keep, and the coin itself is overpriced and doesn’t come close to living up to expectations.
Sounds a lot like the real thing, eh?
- 12/22/08 – Experts: Beware of unofficial Obama coins
I’ve never believed he should, because I was outraged at the audacity of Gov. Blago to appoint someone in the middle of the scandal he created for himself, but this news regarding the closer-than-originally-admitted association between Burris and Blago seals the deal for me even more.
Burris must go.
I suppose this makes me a “racist,” Congressman Rush?