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Porn Star Cherie DeVille and Rapper Coolio Announce White House 2020 Bid

Their slogan? "Make American Fucking Awesome Again." But DeVille's real mission is to challenge stereotypes about sex workers.

fuckingawesome.comfuckingawesome.comFrustrated with the state of American politics, porn star and physical therapist Cherie DeVille says she's running for president in 2020 with the rapper Coolio as her running mate.

"If our criteria now for becoming a political official is minor celebrity, I have that," DeVille told The Hill on Tuesday. "I feel like I can be [what] the American people—for better or for worse—want, which is interesting news, scandalous news, you know, not 'boring' political news. But at the same time [I can] do what the American people really need" by being "a person with integrity, and having someone listen to the people."

DeVille said she sobbed when Donald Trump won the 2016 election, not necessarily because of his personality or politics but because of what she felt it "meant for the direction the country was going in. We're voting for people as if we're on a reality television show."

But if you can't beat 'em...well, you know the saying. By August 2017, DeVille had enlisted porn actress Alix Lynx as her press secretary and musician Coolio—who "is primed to bring the nation CoolioCare"—as her vice-presidential partner.

Their campaign slogan: "Make American Fucking Awesome Again."

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So...this has to be a publicity stunt, right? In the same genre as Kid Rock's potential Senate bid?

Yes and no. DeVille and Coolio have certainly been playing up the camp and kitsch factors so far. And DeVille—who earned a doctorate and ran her own physical therapy business before launching a porn career in her 30s—does not seem delusional about actually getting elected.

But she's throwing her hat in the proverbial ring in order to "start a dialogue" about sex worker stereotypes. "I just want to challenge the public opinion that a sex worker, just because they're a sex worker, couldn't be in public office," she said.

In the course of making that point, however, "it's evolved into a real and realistic run for president."

The campaign is being backed by the adult entertainment company F*cking Awesome.

Alas, it's a mixed bag as far as libertarian leanings go. According to their website, DeVille and Coolio are running on a platform that includes universal healthcare coverage, marijuana legalization, renewable energy, LGBT rights, and liberalizing immigration laws.

Photo Credit: https://fuckingawesome.com/pornstarforpresident/

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  • Fist of Etiquette||

    Ugh. The presidential campaign season just keeps getting longer and longer.

  • Half-Virtue, Half-Vice||

    So what? It's about time someone else got on top.

  • Diane Reynolds (Paul.)||

    That's not all that's getting longer.

  • Rebel Scum||

    longer and longer.

    And harder and harder.

  • Zeb||

    Oh, good, I was just wondering what Coolio has been up to lately.

  • Just Say'n||

    As usual, Weird Al will punk out Coolio.

    AL/DR. DEMENTO 2020

  • BestUsedCarSales||

    Well, Alice Cooper ran a joke run last time. They should join up.

  • Diane Reynolds (Paul.)||

    So did Trump.

  • Unlabelable MJGreen||

    I mean, I'll take her over Johnson.

  • Microaggressor||

    Johnson's coming after your Cherie.

  • colorblindkid||

    How old is Coolio? 80? God he looks terrible,

  • Hugh Akston||

    #WhataboutKmele2020

  • Citizen X - #6||

    He's too classy for such a crass slogan.

  • Microaggressor||

    DeVille and Coolio are running on a platform that includes universal healthcare coverage, marijuana legalization, renewable energy, LGBT rights, and liberalizing immigration laws.


    Garden variety progressive agenda, coincidentally compatible with the socialist utopianism we're familiar with. What's not to like?

  • Mitsima||

    Gulags and privation come to mind, but if you really really really identify as happy, I guess those don't have to count.

  • Half-Virtue, Half-Vice||

    Hey reforming sex laws is a libertarian issue!

  • Sam Haysom||

    I mean the only issues that motivate Brown are the fear that somewhere a teenager won't be able to watch porn or get an abortion. Also hookers might not feel validated. I mean I'm not going to say that isn't libertarianism because libertarianism has become a joke but I doubt Von Mises would recognize it.

  • Thrackmoor||

    Dicks out for Harambe, 2020.

  • Half-Virtue, Half-Vice||

    Harambe faked the moon landing.

  • DJF||

    Do they know where Aleppo is?

  • Rhywun||

    "I think it's near Uranus?"

  • ||

    Why, he's right over there! ->

    *runs

  • Spartacus||

    So many people proclaimed that Johnson was not qualified because of a momentary brain fart and then elected someone who probably thinks that Aleppo is one of the Marx Brothers. Sad!

  • NoVaNick||

    We've heard for long enough what politicians do with their schlongs-time for one who does something with her p****

  • Diane Reynolds (Paul.)||

    Ain't no potty like a West Coast potty.

  • Rebel Scum||

    Porn Star Cherie DeVille and Rapper Coolio Announce White House 2020 Bid

    But who gets to be on top...of the ticket?

  • Citizen X - #6||

    DeVille said she sobbed when Donald Trump won the 2016 election, not necessarily because of his personality or politics but because of what she felt it "meant for the direction the country was going in. We're voting for people as if we're on a reality television show."

    Uh... yeah. That wasn't a new thing in 2016, girl.

  • ||

    This. TV and electoral politics have proven to be a poor combination when it comes to choosing quality leaders.

  • ||

    Sure, but it was way less tear-inducing when we did it based on saxophone skills on the Arsenio Hall show.

  • Zeb||

    Well, I for one am looking forward to a time when people vote based on which candidate they would most like to fuck.

  • Crusty Juggler||

    Who would you choose out of Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump?

  • Zeb||

    I said "looking forward".

  • Unlabelable MJGreen||

    OK, Biden or Pence.

  • ||

    Biden: he's got gentler eyes and I'll bet sleeps wearing latex gloves filled with vaseline, so has nice soft hands.

  • Citizen X - #6||

    Plus he seems like he'd leave the tv on during, in case you get bored.

  • Last of the Shitlords||

    Trump would at least buy you a nice dinner first.

  • Unlabelable MJGreen||

    I guess well-done steak with ketchup and one scoop of ice cream for dessert qualifies as a nice dinner, for some people.

  • Zeb||

    Does he make everyone he eats with eat what he eats? I hope so.

  • Citizen X - #6||

    "Lobster? No, no, no, you gotta try my usual. It's the best. The best, believe me. I'll order for you... Two of the prime ribs, well done. No, i brought my own ketchup."

  • Unlabelable MJGreen||

    There was the great story last year saying he would regularly tell Chris Christie what the two of them were going to eat.

  • Citizen X - #6||

    Forward? What do you think happened with the Kennedy-Nixon debate?

  • Crusty Juggler||

    musician Coolio—who "is primed to bring the nation CoolioCare"—as her vice-presidential partner.

    Qualifications: spending most of his life living in a gangsta's paradise, caprese salad expert.

  • ChipToBeSquare||

    I'm already torn on Coolio vs. Kanye

  • Mitsima||

    In the primaries I'm voting for Puff Daddy, Puffy, P. Diddy, Diddy, the other fool.

  • Anomalous||

    Make Amer!ca Gangster Again!

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