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Canseco: I want to run for office

Posted by Obnoxious Boston Fan  May 29, 2012 10:07 AM

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Step aside Tim Thomas, Jose Canseco has thrown his hat into the ring.

At least on Twitter.

The 47-year-old member of the Worcester Tornadoes told his 472,000-plus followers that he has plans for his eventual career after baseball.

That promise/threat was preceded by this Jeffersonian quote:

Even if he's not being serious, this stuff's just too good to ignore. It all started with this question:


Canseco solicited tweets about various troubling local issues affecting his followers. Here's a sampling of the political discourse:

And:

Canseco's promise is simple:

There you have it.

Deval Patrick, you've been warned. Just don't tell Canseco the Massachusetts governor is not up for re-election until 2014.

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