Are Obama’s most ardent acolytes being tricked into donating?
Members of Obama’s cadre of political foot soldiers, Organizing for Action, received a message in their inboxes today with the sending name “Barack Obama” attached.
Just like the cardinals getting an email from Jesus!
Here’s what The One had to say:
Tonight, I’m getting on the phone to talk with OFA supporters, and I hope you can make it — I’m counting on folks like you to keep fighting for change.
The call starts at 8:15 p.m. Eastern Time, so RSVP to save your spot right now:
Thanks — talk soon,
So, follow the link and you find a webpage saying this:
President Obama is joining an exclusive call with OFA supporters to talk about what’s next in the fight for change. It starts at 8:15 p.m. Eastern Time tonight, November 18th.
RSVP now to save your spot — and you’ll receive instructions to join the call:
Fill in your email and zip code and presto, you see this:
Rut Roh! Looks like I gotta pay to play. Oh well, I’ll chip in $5 even though I’m already working hard for The Chief and getting scary looks from Tea Party types as I knock on doors for Obama’s latest urgent need. So here you go, five bucks for the cause.
And . . . wait a second. It took a couple of minutes, but I just got an email with those “instructions to join the call.” But I didn’t know it was coming by email! AND I DON’T EVEN HAVE TO CONTRIBUTE. I thought . . . Oh well, I love him, but I already know I can’t trust him.
You can listen to the call at barackobama.com/live .