12 Jul '13, 8pm

Blog entry: McDonnell says that the engraved "Gov. of VA" Rolex he wears was really a gift to his wife, not him. o_O

On 12 July 02013 with 2 comments I want to emphasize a small but crucial point about Bob McDonnell’s defense in this unfolding scandal. His defense is that all of the gifts—$15,000 for one daughter’s wedding, $10,000 for another daughter’s wedding, $70,000 to his business, $50,000 to his wife, etc.—weren’t to him, but to his family members and his business. One of the gifts was a $6,500 Rolex , purchased by Jonnie Williams at the request of first lady Maureen McDonnell. A men’s Rolex, it’s engraved “71st Governor of Virginia,” and it is worn by the governor. We’re to believe that this “71st Governor of Virginia” men’s Rolex, worn by the governor, was a gift to the governor’s wife? The very suggestion is ludicrous. As is so often the case, The Simpsons did it first. In “Life on the Fast Lane ” (season 1, episode 9, 7G11), Homer has completely forgotten to get a birthday pre...

Full article: http://waldo.jaquith.org/blog/2013/07/mcdonnell-rolex/

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