Bailout Bumble Sinks Mac in T-Shirt Race

DC hawker plans to ditch GOP altogether if Palin whiffs in tomorrow's debate
By Ambreen Ali,  Newser User
Posted Oct 1, 2008 6:19 PM CDT
If Palin doesn't pull the momentum back in McCain favor, Walter plans to dump his McCain gear.   (AP Photo)
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(Newser) – Souvenir vendors in Washington may have more vested in tomorrow’s debate than most, John Crewdson reports in the Swamp blog. If Sarah Palin doesn’t hold her own, one says he’ll return all his McCain gear to wholesalers. Sales for the maverick’s T-shirts have “tanked” since his “stunt” campaign suspension last week, the seller says—and he doesn’t want to get stuck on the losing end of this deal.