If Ashley Judd would like to do some public service, she should first promise to never make a sequel to Twisted.
Ashley Judd vs. Mitch McConnell?
It might not be as far-fetched as you think.
The Hollywood movie star and eighth-generation Kentuckian is seriously exploring a 2014 run for the Senate to take on the powerful Republican leader, four people familiar with the matter tell POLITICO. In recent weeks, Judd has spoken with Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand (D-N.Y.) about the possibility of a run, has discussed a potential bid with a Democratic pollster and has begun to conduct opposition research on herself to see where she’s most vulnerable in the Bluegrass State, sources say.
Whether Judd jumps into the race remains far from certain. She’s reportedly also weighing whether to wait until 2016 to instead take on freshman Sen. Rand Paul, sources say.
Hopefully Judd waits until 2016, because I would pay to watch Rand Paul dismantle her in a debate.
Presumably Judd would poll poorly among the Kentucky coal miner demographic.
Irony flashback: Judd once said this about Sarah Palin:
Got it. Wolf killing = cruel and senseless.
Baby killing = not so bad: