We’re inclined to believe some artistic license was used in the preparation of this image, but our intrepid photojournalist (who shall remain nameless) swears they came upon this scene “as is” on the side of a road in South Carolina’s first congressional district …
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Yup … that’s a “roadkilled” racoon which rolled up right underneath a “John Kuhn for Congress” sign. A “Dead Kuhn,” if you will.
Talk about a bad omen for the former State Senator!
Kuhn is one of sixteen candidates vying for the GOP nomination in the first district, a seat which became vacant earlier this year when U.S. Rep. Tim Scott was appointed by Gov. Nikki Haley to temporarily fill the U.S. Senate seat vacated by Jim DeMint.