You may have noticed the link over there to the left called “Buying South Carolina,” with the picture of the old guy. That’s
He doesn’t seem to like public schools, and rumor has it that it all started with a batch of bad “band fruit” in 1973.
In past seasons of Barbecue & Politics, we've mentioned Rich a time or two. But it’s not fair that Gervais picks on him all the time. So for the next few weeks, we’ll honor him.
And there is no greater honor than having an award named after you. Just ask Joseph Pulitzer, who has some sort of award named after him for something-or-other.
The Howard Rich Advocacy & Shilling for Hire (THRASH) awards were created in the same vein: to honor
It takes a lot of courage to say, “Even though you are a narrow special interest from who-knows-where,
Gervais says, that courage should be rewarded with a good THRASH’ing. So, for the next few weeks, Thursday is "THRASH" day here at Barbecue & Politics.
Who will be the first recipient of a THRASH award?
Come back tomorrow and find out...