Marco Rubio Gets Support of the Dick Armey

I know it's so easy to make fun of Dick Armey's name (Vagina Coastguard, thanks Family Guy), that even Dick Armey has done it himself. 

Dave Barry, of all people, once asked Armey if that was really his name. 

"Yes, I am Dick Armey. And if there is a dick army, Barney Frank would want to join up," Armey replied. 

Frank, of course, is the openly gay congressman from New York. 

He also likes making fun of other people's names. He once said Barack Obama's name could "give people concerns that he could be or have been too much influenced by Muslims, which is a great threat now."

Armey, as you can tell by his witty banter, is a charming fellow, and he has thrown his support behind Marco Rubio in his quest for a U.S. Senate seat

"Marco Rubio is a champion of freedom and an inspiring leader for the next generation of the conservative movement. His track record and conservative convictions are a breath of fresh air in a party looking for new leaders to advance the principles of limited government, lower taxes, and economic liberty. With Democrats now possessing a 60-seat filibuster-proof Senate majority, the last thing America needs is another vote for a second round of stimulus waste, additional burdens on taxpayers, cap-and-trade schemes, and liberal judges. Marco Rubio will be a ray of sunshine in Washington and provide Floridians with the type of principled, visionary leadership they deserve," Armey says. 

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Kyle Munzenrieder