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Sumter candidate for mayor stages kidnapping and beating to garner sympathy votes, police say

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Sumter, SC (FOX Carolina) - Police in Sumter, SC have arrested two people, one of them a candidate for mayor, after they say the duo staged a kidnapping and beating in order to garner publicity, sympathy and votes in the November election.

Sumter candidate for mayor stages kidnapping and beating to garner sympathy votes, police say | News | foxcarolina.com

Well......I cant speak to the intelligence of the plan, but it is certainly going into the books as memorable. :coffeepap

Using the Jesse Smollett playbook I see.
 

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When I read the OP, I instinctively made a guess.

When I clicked on the article, my guess was confirmed.
 

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total friggin idiots.
 

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Sumter, SC (FOX Carolina) - Police in Sumter, SC have arrested two people, one of them a candidate for mayor, after they say the duo staged a kidnapping and beating in order to garner publicity, sympathy and votes in the November election.

Sumter candidate for mayor stages kidnapping and beating to garner sympathy votes, police say | News | foxcarolina.com

Well......I cant speak to the intelligence of the plan, but it is certainly going into the books as memorable. :coffeepap

I'm surprised they didn't throw in a "They yelled 'This is MAGA Country!'" in for seasoning.
 

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I can't quite remember what the name of it was but wasn't there a stupid comedy in the 80's or 90's where this was the plot?
 

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Sumter, SC (FOX Carolina) - Police in Sumter, SC have arrested two people, one of them a candidate for mayor, after they say the duo staged a kidnapping and beating in order to garner publicity, sympathy and votes in the November election.

Sumter candidate for mayor stages kidnapping and beating to garner sympathy votes, police say | News | foxcarolina.com

Well......I cant speak to the intelligence of the plan, but it is certainly going into the books as memorable. :coffeepap

Democrats will do anything to cheat in an election.
 
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