Clay Aiken for Congress?

Yes, Clay Aiken is considering running for Congress in North Carolina's 2nd Congressional District.


Supposedly Aiken has met with the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee and a high profile political strategist. Aiken has done some activism since coming in 2nd place on American Idol including founding the National Inclusion Project. He's also gone to Capitol Hill to urge lawmakers to pass anti-bullying legislation to help protect LGBT students.

It's headlines like these that make our jobs easy. We just sit back and wait for the tweets to come pouring in.

There are those in disbelief.

Those who are just flat out against it.

Those who are somewhat indifferent.

And then of course, there are the unavoidable American Idol references.

And lastly, this guy makes a very good point.

What do you think? Clay Aiken for Congress?

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