Democrats like to characterize themselves as the party of “the guy who showers after work, not before.”
The people bankrolling the continuation of Obama’s agenda — the ones he’ll be mixing it up with tonight in Hollywood for a major Democratic Party fundraiser — don’t take showers. They take baths in tubs of caviar:
The two-tiered event will start with a 90-minute, $2,500-a-person reception, after which about 100 major donors who agreed to fork over $30,400 to the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee will gain entry to the more-exclusive dinner inside [television producer John Wells'] 10,000-square-foot brick mansion, which was once part of the Charlie Chaplin estate. The big spenders will also line up for photos with President Obama.