Celebrity Endorsements Reveal the Crazy New World of GOP Politics

It’s not unusual to see famous lending their name to the campaigns of Democratic candidates, but celebrity endorsements of Republicans is by far not the norm.

In fact, if you lived in the past – say, 2000 or so – and I visited you in a time machine from the future and told you that celebrity endorsements were a feature of a Senate campaign in Alabama, you would probably have me institutionalized!