George Clooney’s neighbor threw a $27/plate Sanders fundraiser to counter Clooney’s $33K/head Hillary event [Cory Doctorow – Boing Boing]
99 Cents Only store magnate Howard Gold lives next to George Clooney. On Saturday night, both of them threw political fundraisers for would-be 2016 Democratic presidential candidate.
Clooney decries the influence of money in politics – even his own fundraiser – but says it’s a necessary evil.
Sanders supporters showered the Clinton motorcade with dollar bills as it went by.