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Republican Congressman Lives "Gilligan's Island-Style Existence" For A Week

First Posted: 11/08/09 05:12 AM ET Updated: 05/25/11 03:00 PM ET

Rep Flake

Arizona Republic :

If this Congress thing doesn't work out for Rep. Jeff Flake, he can always fall back on a second life as a beach bum.

Flake, an Arizona Republican long noted for his laid-back surfer attitude, spent a week of his August break from Capitol Hill living a primitive "Gilligan's Island"-style existence by himself on a remote island in the middle of the Pacific Ocean.

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