Voters who pinned their pink-hued hopes on Fred Karger, the gay, Republican presidential candidate from Laguna Beach, can officially
drown their sorrows in a glass of Cabana Boy Rum Sunset.
“It's been one hell of a ride, and I want
to thank the thousands of people across this country who volunteered,
contributed, opened their homes, came to our events and cheered me on,” Karger said in a statement.
“Special thanks to the thousands more who shared their stories with me
in person, via email, Facebook, Twitter, etc. Every one of you kept me
Washington County Republican Party Chairman Willie Billings–emailed Karger to tell him that he is “an idiot,” and that the Frisbee and shirt Karger
had given her husband was “now out in the trash.”
perhaps reshape the thinking of the Republican Party when it comes to homosexuality and same-sex marriage.
the fight for LGBT equality,” Karger said. “We will let you know as soon as our exact
course is determined.”