Being a patriot, I leapt to answer his call, went on the website and snitched on myself and Fellowship of the Minds. Evidently Obama’s minions don’t read the contents of what snitches send in because they put FOTM on the White House’s e-mail list. LOL
Almost immediately, I got an e-mail from the campaign manager of Obama For America, with the enticing offer that if I’d just donate $5 to Skippy’s reelection campaign, I too have a chance to dine with The
Sadly, the White House was not inundated with $5 donations because 12 days later, the price is reduced to only $3! More than the cut-rate price, now they’re bringing in the big guns. This time the e-mail appeal is penned by none other than Moochelle herself!!!
Here’s the e-mail I got:
From: Michelle Obama <firstname.lastname@example.org>Hide
Date: Wed, Sep 28, 2011 11:36 am
Not everyone knows how to prepare for a dinner like this. As someone who’s eaten countless meals with my husband, I want to tell you the one thing to do if you’re selected to join him…
Just relax. Barack wants this dinner to be fun, and he really loves getting to know supporters like you.
I hope you’ll take him up on it before Friday’s deadline.
These dinners mean a lot to Barack. They’re a chance for him to talk with a few of the people who are driving the campaign — and a chance for him to say thank you.
So come prepared to tell your story, and say whatever’s on your mind.
Don’t miss the opportunity to be there. Donate $3 or more today, before the September 30th deadline:
Do you smell a whiff of desperation?
In fact, ABC News reports — disputed by the Obama 2012 campaign — that fewer than 10% of Obama’s 2008 election donors have given to the re-election effort.