Apparently, Tim Pawlenty Got The Red Shirt Memo

Notice anything familiar ?

H/T: Don Surber

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Doug Mataconis
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Doug Mataconis held a B.A. in Political Science from Rutgers University and J.D. from George Mason University School of Law. He joined the staff of OTB in May 2010 and contributed a staggering 16,483 posts before his retirement in January 2020. He passed far too young in July 2021.


  1. An Interested Party says:

    “Notice anything familiar ?”

    Why, yes, neither person will ever be president…next question…

  2. john personna says:

    One is trying to puff out his chest, the other to minimize it.

  3. Vast Variety says:

    Just ask any Red Shirt from the Original Star Trek Series, it’s not a lucky color.

  4. Alex Knapp says:

    Oh man!  The Reds have infiltrated the Republican Party!

  5. First, when I saw the headline, my mind immediately went to Star Trek.

    Second, Palin had a better photographer than did Pawlenty.

  6. Franklin says:

    I know this has been said before, but it’s particularly applicable for this post: “Going Rouge”