Ben Affleck passes on U.S. Senate run

There are 6 comments on the New York Daily News story from Dec 25, 2012, titled Ben Affleck passes on U.S. Senate run. In it, New York Daily News reports that:

The "Argo" director and star announced Monday on Facebook that he won't seek the Senate seat that John Kerry plans to vacate in Massachusetts if he's confirmed as the next Secretary of State.

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Amused Slew

Seattle, WA

#27 Dec 26, 2012
If you hate Americans, why share OUR country...LEAVE

Since: Oct 08

Alpharetta, GA

#28 Dec 26, 2012
Ben Affleck? what has he ever done to even think he has a career in politics? Wasn't he one of the first of many to be married to J-Lo?
Gary

Bellingham, WA

#29 Dec 26, 2012
We could use another actor in politics.
They're good at it.

Remember Reagan? He acted his way through
eight years. The old phony should have had
an Oscar.

“Stop the Brain Rot”

Since: Jan 12

Take a Looonng Vacation

#30 Dec 26, 2012
Wise choice, Ben. Actors may be phonies, but they look decent and well-adjusted compared to politicians.

“Stop the Brain Rot”

Since: Jan 12

Take a Looonng Vacation

#31 Dec 26, 2012
Bluntforce wrote:
Big Ben has decided not to run? Shoot, that means that Al FrenkenBerry will remain the stupidest person in the U.S. Senate.
Not as long as McConnell continues to soil Senate floors, among others.

In fact, Franken's quite intelligent. He does NOT have that in common with you.

“Stop the Brain Rot”

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Take a Looonng Vacation

#32 Dec 26, 2012
Gary wrote:
We could use another actor in politics.
They're good at it.
Remember Reagan? He acted his way through
eight years. The old phony should have had
an Oscar.
Ronnie the Cracked Actor was the biggest phony in the modern history of American politics. It was ALL an act, except the Alzheimer's.

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