Video: Grover Norquist Juggles the Issues
Grover Norquist is a serious guy. A really serious guy. He’s never held elective office, and most people don’t know his name. Yet more than any other human being on the planet, Norquist drives the bus when it comes to pressuring Congress into keeping taxes low.
Turns out, he has a silly side.
Howard Kurtz and I sat down with the billionaires’ best friend and founder of Americans for Tax Reform in his downtown Washington office to get his reaction on a piece novelist Stephen King wrote for The Daily Beast titled “Tax Me, for F@%&’s Sake!”
The serious stuff is here:
And then, well, there’s this video I took with my iPad as we were packing up to leave.
Norquist has been juggling since college and he keeps beanbags in his office to practice–or teach anyone who wants to learn. While he says he can juggle balls and bowling pins, those make a lot of noise if he makes a mistake.
If you’ve always wanted to learn how to do it, here is your tutorial. If juggling isn’t your thing, he also claims he can also hang spoons on his nose, cheeks, and ears. But we don’t have the video of that. Next time.
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