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Alvin Green Enters Intervention Program Over Obscenity Charge

AP | By MEG KINNARD | Posted 08.10.2011 | Politics

COLUMBIA, S.C. -- Former U.S. Senate candidate Alvin Greene was officially enrolled Friday in a pretrial intervention program that will drop a misdeme...

Jason Linkins

Alvin Greene's Daft Electoral Hope: Should The Media Still Be Covering This?

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Why is it that Alvin Greene got covered so much during this election cycle? He was a deeply weird person who was easy to cover because reporters could reliably count on him doing something utterly strange.

Midterm Election Postmortem: Mike Bloomberg, Sarah Palin and Alvin Greene

Howard Steven Friedman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Howard Steven Friedman

Bloomberg is a lot more viable than people in the Northeast would like to think. If he is running because he thinks he can pull the Republicans back or make a viable third party movement, he poses a major threat to the Democrats.

Amanda Terkel

Alvin Greene Unveils Comic Book Of Himself After Losing Senate Election

HuffingtonPost.com | Amanda Terkel | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Democrat Alvin Greene lost badly on Tuesday to Sen. Jim DeMint (R-S.C.) and will probably be remembered for running one of the strangest campaigns in ...

U.S. Midterms: Political Freak Show

Cliff Schecter | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Cliff Schecter

In past political years it might have been considered a bit low-brow, to actually have to assure the voting public you didn't spend most days at dusk swooping over the heads of the Lollipop Guild.

Alvin Greene's New Shirt: 'South Carolina: We Don't Make These Things Up!'

Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

COLUMBIA (AP) -- Longshot Democratic U.S. Senate candidate Alvin Greene has made numerous appearances wearing a T-shirt promoting his campaign. Now, t...

Alvin Greene Dances, Shows Few Improvements During Radio Interview (VIDEO)

The Huffington Post | Nick Wing | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

South Carolina Democratic Senate candidate Alvin Greene showed some new moves during a radio interview in Charlotte, North Carolina, Monday, though fe...

Jim Clyburn Won't Vote For Fellow S.C. Democrat Alvin Greene

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

COLUMBIA, S.C. — House Majority Whip Jim Clyburn of South Carolina is saying that he will not be voting for his party's nominee for U.S. Senate ...

Alvin Greene Kicked Out Of Restaurant Meeting After Altercation

AP | MEG KINNARD | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

COLUMBIA, S.C. — Police say longshot Democratic Senate candidate Alvin Greene was kicked out of a South Carolina restaurant after his companion ...

Alvin Greene's College Advice: Senate Candidate Tells Students To Take Their Education Seriously, Exercise

Posted 05.25.2011 | College

South Carolina's surprise U.S. Senate candidate Alvin Greene is a notably concise speaker -- even when he's being interviewed on his thoughts on Ameri...

Alvin Greene Responds To Release Of Military Records: 'Ridiculous...They Only Promote The Terrorists And The Communists'

The Huffington Post | Nick Wing | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Enigmatic South Carolina Democratic Senate candidate Alvin Greene responded Thursday to an Associated Press report on the former airman's lackluster A...

Alvin Greene's Military Records Show Inability To 'Express Thoughts Clearly' And Other Stumbles

AP | MEG KINNARD | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

COLUMBIA, S.C. — Surprise U.S. Senate nominee Alvin Greene frequently mentions his 13 years of military service, but records obtained Thursday b...

Alvin Greene's Action Figure Dream Becomes Reality Thanks To Minor League Baseball Team

AP/Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

(AP) - Alvin Greene action figures are here - thanks to a South Carolina minor league baseball team. The Charleston RiverDogs will give out statues o...

Alvin Greene's Embarrassing Cash Haul: Only $1,000

AP | BEN EVANS | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — Democratic Senate nominee Alvin Greene still hasn't raised much money in his bid to unseat Republican Sen. Jim DeMint of South Caro...

S.C. Senate Candidate Alvin Greene Wants Action Figure Idea To Spur Craze Like Tickle Me Elmo

The Huffington Post | Elyse Siegel | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Democrat Alvin Greene, the come-from-nowhere South Carolina U.S. Senate candidate, is sticking by his suggestion that a way to boost job creation woul...

Alvin Greene, Enigmatic South Carolina Senate Candidate, To Make First Public Speech

AP | MEG KINNARD | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

COLUMBIA, S.C. — U.S. Senate candidate Alvin Greene is making his first public speaking appearance in South Carolina since his unexpected Democr...

Alvin Greene's Jobs Plan: South Carolina Senate Candidate Says 'Make Toys Of Me,' 'Little Dolls'

The Huffington Post | Elyse Siegel | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

South Carolina U.S. Senate candidate Alvin Greene is out touting ideas he has to boost job creation now that the dust is settling from the fallout of ...

Alvin Greene Probe Underway: South Carolina Senate Candidate Faces Investigation

Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

(AP) - The chief of South Carolina's state police says his agency is trying to determine how unemployed U.S. Senate candidate Alvin Greene got the mon...

Alvin Greene and Now Kesha Rogers Pose a Terrifying Challenge to Democrats

Earl Ofari Hutchinson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Earl Ofari Hutchinson

The clerk at my local post office was absolutely apoplectic at the site of the motley group of young African-American political canvassers that had ...

Newly Elected South Carolina Senator Alvin Greene's Acceptance Speech

Steven Weber | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Steven Weber

I want to thank the thousands of voting machines that elected me. I want to thank the ballots for making you think of Lou Rawls and Al Greene, who I liked a lot. As a kid. I think Lou Rawls is dead. Which helped.

Alvin Greene: I Am 'The Best Person To Be TIME Magazine's Man Of The Year'

The Huffington Post | Elyse Siegel | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Following Alvin Greene's surprising victory in South Carolina's Democratic Senate primary and subsequent controversy swirling around how he managed to...

If the GOP Tried to Dump Greene Democrats Would Loudly Scream Racism

Earl Ofari Hutchinson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Earl Ofari Hutchinson

Here's a what if. A black man wins the GOP US Senate primary race by a landslide in a Deep South state. He's the first African-American to be nominate...

The Real Question is Why an Alvin Greene

Earl Ofari Hutchinson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Earl Ofari Hutchinson

Democrats, political pundits, and much of the media have snooped, pried, pecked and nosed around trying to get the goods on Alvin Greene, and then b...

Woman Voted For Alvin Greene Because Name Sounded Like 'Al Green' (VIDEO)

Huffington Post | Dan Abramson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy

Oh South Carolina. There've been many theories as to how unknown Alvin Greene came out of nowhere to win the South Carolina Democratic primary. A ...

Stewart Takes On The Alvin Greene Victory (VIDEO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy

Last week Democratic candidate Alvin Greene emerged victorious in his state's primary, despite being unknown and unemployed. His state? South Carolina...