Candidate: Vote for me because I used to castrate hogs

Mar 27, 2014, 3:40 PM

This may be one of the oddest political platforms we’ve ever heard and we live in Arizona!

Joni Ernst, who is running to represent Iowa in the Senate, said constituents should cast their vote in her favor because she used to castrate pigs.

Seriously. We couldn’t make this up if we tried.

Ernst goes on to compare castration to trimming the fat in Washington, which sounds a whole lot less painful than having…parts…removed.

Would you vote for Ernst if you saw this commercial? Or is it just a little too much?

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Candidate: Vote for me because I used to castrate hogs