The entire state having clotted its brain with cheesesteak grease is perhaps the only thing that can truly explain “one of the strangest uses of $4,157 in taxpayer money in Pennsylvania history.” Ladies and gents, presenting “a 6-foot groundhog rapping on the merits of choosing a career in the health professions,” sure to brighten your day.
“These occupations not only promise the opportunity to save and improve lives, but they pay well and there are plenty of openings and chances to advance,” Gov. Rendell said in a news release touting the video, in which he makes a freakish animatronic cameo.
“And who’s better than a giant rapping groundhog to get the attention of young people?”
I have never been prouder to come from Pennsylvania.
Rapping G-Hog Got This To Say [Philadelphia Inquirer]