03/01/2012 10:05 am ET Updated May 01, 2012

Gay Republican Presidential Hopeful Wants To Modernize The GOP

Fred Karger may be the most intriguing Presidential candidate you have never heard of. As a Glencoe teenager, his favorite pastime was hopping the train to Chicago and crashing posh charity galas; later, in California, long before any performing ambitions, he crashed the Academy Awards three times.

The gay Republican hopeful hails from Chicago's North Shore and aims to use his election campaign to shake up the attitudes toward homosexuality and Republicans.

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