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1995 BEST Foot Forward

Former Democratic gubernatorial candidate Michael Barrett

While his two Democratic opponents were running for governor, Barrett revived the tired old shtick of walking across the state, and finished third. read more»

1995 BEST Foot Forward, (Before Inserting into Mouth)

Ann Romney, aka Mrs. Mitt Romney

During an up-close and personal interview with the Boston Globe, Romney attempted to strike a chord of cloth-coat, log-cabin Republicanism while recalling the family’s lean years in Belmont, when her husband was attending Harvard Law. “We had no income except… read more»

1989 BEST Foot Forward

Texas state treasurer Ann Richards

For sticking that silver foot in George Bush’s mouth. read more»