Did you know that Mickey Mouse donated $2,000 — the maximum amount for an individual donor — to Barack Obama’s presidential campaign in 2008?
Yes. That Mickey Mouse.
Here’s a screen-shot (h/t ObamaReleaseYourRecords):
You can verify it for yourself by going to the Federal Election Commission website and type “Mouse, Mickey” in the search box. I did, and got the following confirmation:
Presented by the Federal Election Commission
Individual Contributions Arranged By Type, Giver, Then Recipient
Contributions to Political Committees
ORLANDO, FL 34621
VIA OBAMA FOR AMERICA
Total Contributions: 2000.00
and the media’s reaction?