Madison Dairy Queen broke 40,000 again in Miracle Treat Day Blizzard sales yesterday.
Madison DQ impresario DeLon Mork doggedly defends his avid fundraising for the Children’s Miracle Network from any political campaigning. Politicos regularly show up at for the big Madison DQ event, but DeLon keeps the event about the kids those ice cream purchases help, not campaigners who might be angling for free press.
So this photo from Madison DQ yesterday is not of two prominent Republicans who could work together to beat back their high-powered challengers and win nomination to higher office:
No, this is a photo of two state officials, coming to chip in a few dollars and boost the profile of one of South Dakota’s most successful charitable events, just like the Governor of South Dakota, who’s not campaigning for anything:
Secretary of State, Attorney General, Governor… doesn’t that automatically make Madison Capital for the Day?