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Behold, the Cost of Painting Palin

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Here we go again. With wardrobegate not even swept under a rug, there is news of another ridiculous McCain campaign expenditure. From the AP: "An acclaimed celebrity makeup artist for Republican vice presidential candidate Sarah Palin collected more money from John McCain's campaign than his foreign policy adviser. Amy Strozzi, who works on the reality show "So You Think You Can Dance" and has been Palin's traveling stylist, was paid $22,800, according to campaign finance reports for the first two weeks in October. In contrast, McCain's foreign policy adviser, Randy Scheunemann, was paid $12,500, the report showed." Well, the lady does know face paint: she was nominated for an Emmy for her work on So You Think You Can Dance. It is strange, though: We'd assume that McCain's face spackle would eat up up more money.
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