Alvin Greene shocked Democrats on
Tuesday after winning the nomination for South Carolina
senate, beating out establishment candidate Vic Rawls. The 32-year-old,
unemployed veteran will face longtime Republican Senator Jim DeMint in
the general election in November. Pundits are scratching their heads
over how Greene, an accused felon with no campaign website or campaign funds, ended up in the national spotlight, fueling
suspicion that Greene may in fact be a Republican Party plant. Luckily, Keith Olbermann flexed his investigative skills to get
answers from Greene himself on Countdown. Greene proved himself a man of
OLBERMANN: What was your campaign
like? Did you hold a lot of campaign meetings?
GREENE: I had just
a few. Not many.
OLBERMANN: Did you have campaign rallies?
Nothing formal. Just informal rallies...just informal meetings, rather.
Did you go door to door to meet the voters?
GREENE: I just
conducted a simple, old-fashioned campaign, all across the state of
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