At $51.00 a head Obama fun-raiser half-full..is the air coming out of the Obama Balloon?
The Obama campaign cannot win re-election if his base is not excited.
At a fundraiser for young professionals in his hometown of Chicago on
Sunday, reports indicated that the attendance was less than impressive.
New York Times reporter Jodi Kantor tweeted that admission
to the event was "only $51" but the room was just "half full." Her tweet
got splashed on the Drudge Report, and the Obama campaign scrambled to
respond. Kantor subsequently tweeted that just some of the tickets were
$51, and that the campaign told her the event was actually sold out.
Kantor then tweeted that even though the campaign claimed the event was
sold out, the room was just half full.
Kantor tweeted: "Hmmm.
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