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knitters for obama

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As mentioned last week [mb], Captiol Hill’s finest knitters were out in force on Saturday night with overflowing tables of baked goods for sale to raise money for Obama. I saw them at a little after 1 am on Sunday morning, set up just a half block away from the hot dog cart, putting up strong competition for late-night hunger pangs. Here’s hoping that people looking to change their usual snacking routine picked up some of the tasty treats.

3 Comments so far

  1. samantha on September 22nd, 2008 @ 1:00 pm

    We saw them around 2:30 on the way to the hot dogs and got some cheesecake, which was good but somewhat surprisingly had what I think were mandarin orange slices in it.

  2. yayunicorns on September 22nd, 2008 @ 1:09 pm

    i know all those girls! they are amazing woman and i applaud them for sitting out in the rain for the love of politics. i think they made $400 altogether.

    thanks seattle, for buying their treats.

  3. elliemay’s blog » A weekend of baking! (pingback) on September 22nd, 2008 @ 9:05 pm

    […] Saturday, my knitting group hosted a bake sale to raise money for the Obama campaign. This definitely wasn’t your typical bake sale. The […]

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