Welcome to politics 101 with the Dowager Countess of Grantham.
1. Be patriotic.
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16. Make this your motto: “Why does everyday involve a fight with an American?”
21. Remember this sage advice:
22. Make campaign materials like this:
23. Do this when someone asks you to raise taxes on the middle class.
24. Be politely proud of where you came from.
25. Make this face when leadership does something stupid.
Make this face when Vice President Joe Biden enters the room.
28. Never miss a breakfast/ lunch/ dinner with constituents.
29. Remember this whenever you are writing a speech.
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