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Governor's gig: Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee and his rock 'n' roll band, Capitol Offense
Washington Times ^ | December 02, 2004 | John McCaslin

Posted on 12/01/2004 11:55:07 PM PST by Jim Robinson

Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee and his rock 'n' roll band, Capitol Offense, will headline the Jan. 20 inaugural ball hosted by Free Republic, a grass-roots conservative news, analysis and activism forum, in Washington.

It's a repeat performance for the 49-year-old Mr. Huckabee, whose gubernatorial term expires in 2007. Because of the high-spirited show put on by his band at the 2001 Free Republic Inaugural Ball and Count the White House Silverware Party, guests left other inaugural balls in favor of the governor's less-formal gig, which, this year, honors the U.S. armed forces.

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TOPICS: Announcements; Front Page News; News/Current Events; US: Arkansas; US: District of Columbia
KEYWORDS: 2004; 2005inauguration; ball; bushinauguration; bushwins; capitoloffense; dance; fr; freerepublic; frinthenews; inauguralball; junglemusic; mikehuckabee; music; rock; rockandroll; rockmusic
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1 posted on 12/01/2004 11:55:07 PM PST by Jim Robinson
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To: Jim Robinson

BUMP!


2 posted on 12/01/2004 11:58:07 PM PST by Cool Guy
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To: Cool Guy

Hey, Cool Guy! Great to see you! Are you ready for the Cool Guy Shuffle?


3 posted on 12/02/2004 12:00:21 AM PST by Jim Robinson (No more obstructionist Senate! Sixty in 06!)
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To: Jim Robinson

The Freeper's Ball will be the place to be on Inauguration eve.


4 posted on 12/02/2004 12:04:43 AM PST by dennisw (G_D: Against Amelek for all generations)
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To: Jim Robinson

I am looking into it :) Hopefully I make the trip.


5 posted on 12/02/2004 12:05:04 AM PST by Cool Guy
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To: Jim Robinson

Will this event be video taped or better yet, on C-Span?


6 posted on 12/02/2004 12:08:43 AM PST by msnimje
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My son attended college with Mike's son at OBU, in Arkadelphis, AR. My son was very impressed with Mike Huckabee, as he was invited home to visit the Huckabees. His son is very nice, too!

We had been there to live through some of the Clinton years. We escaped after about 5 of those years, luckily for us!


7 posted on 12/02/2004 12:32:55 AM PST by Shery (S. H. in APOland)
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To: 537cant be wrong; Aeronaut; bassmaner; chilepepper; Cutterjohnmhb; Churchjack; Conservative Lion; ..

Rock and Roll PING! email Weegee to get on/off this list (or grab it yourself to PING the rest)

8 posted on 12/02/2004 12:36:33 AM PST by weegee (WE FOUGHT ZOGBYISM November 2, 2004 - 60 Million Voters versus 60 Minutes - BUSH WINS!!!)
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Both, I hope. Just broke out and watched the tape of the first ball, man I'm fired up! It's so great to see all our old friends having such a great time! Can't wait to do it again!


9 posted on 12/02/2004 1:07:43 AM PST by Jim Robinson (No more obstructionist Senate! Sixty in 06!)
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To: Jim Robinson

Great PR, I love that he got "2001 Free Republic Inaugural Ball and Count the White House Silverware Party" in the column! LOL!


10 posted on 12/02/2004 6:00:35 AM PST by RobFromGa (End the Filibuster for Judicial appointments in January 05)
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To: Jim Robinson
That first ball was such a beautiful evening, and hubby and I are really looking forward to this next one! The Governor's band is outstanding, and it will be good to hear them again.

Hope to see lots of old friends on January 20th!

11 posted on 12/02/2004 6:30:09 AM PST by basil (Exercise your Second Amendment--buy another gun today!)
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My elation with the election of W (and Dasshole losing, the UN getting its comeuppance and Rather's humiliating legacy) is almost lost with the fact that I cannot attend. I'll be there in spirit, as with the first one...


12 posted on 12/02/2004 6:30:26 AM PST by eureka! (It will not be safe to vote Democrat for a long, long, time...)
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To: Cool Guy

Hey, Cool Guy, are you feeling fit? You know the Governor is into fitness these days. ;)


13 posted on 12/02/2004 7:22:50 AM PST by mywholebodyisaweapon
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To: Cool Guy

I've been a friend of Mike's for years. He's good people.

He's a tremendous gospel preacher as well.


14 posted on 12/02/2004 8:21:42 AM PST by AC in KC
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LOL, FR is going mainstream. Hopefully, not too mainstream though. :-}


15 posted on 12/02/2004 8:24:01 AM PST by jwalsh07
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To: Jim Robinson; MeekOneGOP; Happy2BMe; PhilDragoo; potlatch; ntnychik; abigail2; Lady Jag; Mia T; ...

CAPITOL OFFENSE

                 

16 posted on 12/02/2004 8:24:20 AM PST by devolve (                           )
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To: AC in KC

Got my Christmas Card from President Bush and Laura. Makes us very proud.


17 posted on 12/02/2004 8:44:14 AM PST by ducks1944 (GOD BLESS THE USA ! !)
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To: basil

Looking forward to it! See you there!!


18 posted on 12/02/2004 11:04:25 AM PST by Jim Robinson (No more obstructionist Senate! Sixty in 06!)
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To: Jim Robinson; Jen

19 posted on 12/02/2004 12:11:05 PM PST by MeekOneGOP (There is only one GOOD 'RAT: one that has been voted OUT of POWER !! Straight ticket GOP! )
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To: devolve
bump! bump! bump!

20 posted on 12/02/2004 12:12:21 PM PST by MeekOneGOP (There is only one GOOD 'RAT: one that has been voted OUT of POWER !! Straight ticket GOP! )
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