affleck.gifIs Virginia about to get Affleck'd? That's the rumor going around this morning. Affleck, whose wife Jennifer Garner is from West Virginia, is said to be looking at property in Charlottesville,Virginia (slogan: "The Best Place to Live in America")  as the first step in a potential senatorial campaign. Republican George F. Allen is up for reelection in 2008, and Affleck is apparently being "courted" to oppose him. I don't know who's doing this "courting", but I could only imagine that they're a little fuzzy as to who this Affleck actually character is. For his part, Allen's people are already on spin control duty. "Ben Affleck would get two thumbs down from the voters of Virginia for campaigning with fellow Massachusetts liberals John Kerry and Ted Kennedy,” said campaign manager Jason Miller. “He would go over with Virginia voters about as well as Gigli did with the Academy Awards selection committee." Okay, so they do know his work ...

[via The Superficial]


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