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Old school days long gone, but not forgotten: Texas congressman's streaking stunt exposed
AP ^ | 10/11/4 | LISA FALKENBERG

Posted on 10/11/2004 8:28:26 PM PDT by SmithL

DALLAS --

The gloves have come off in the tight election race between two Texas congressmen -- and every other article of clothing appears to be fair game as well.

Democrats on Monday circulated old newspaper clippings of a 1974 college streaking stunt staged by hundreds of students -- including then-18-year-old Pete Sessions -- at Southwest Texas State University.

The conservative Republican congressman -- who wrote a column condemning Janet Jackson's nude display during her 2004 Super Bowl halftime performance -- apparently bared his bottom with about 300 others in a stunt that ended with arrests and a clash with police. Newspapers were filled with nude photos and headlines like: "Dudes, Broads, Bare Bods."

Southwest Texas students were apparently trying to break a streaking record set by another university amid a nationwide college streaking craze.

"Congressman Sessions' old school days are long gone," said Sessions' spokesman Chris Homan. "He recognizes it as an immature action of an 18-year-old college freshman."

(Excerpt) Read more at sfgate.com ...


TOPICS: News/Current Events; Politics/Elections; US: Texas
KEYWORDS: petesessions; streak
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To: ClintonBeGone
Could you cow tip and streak at the same time?

I never heard of cow tipping until I got to UCONN. I never did it, but some of the football players in my dorm bragged about going up behind the School of Ag and tipping cows.

Personally, I was too busy smoking pot, drinking beer, and attending my Socialism 101 class to care about hitting cows broadside at midnight....

51 posted on 10/12/2004 10:32:59 AM PDT by freebilly (Vote John Kerry-- Global Testicle....)
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To: freebilly
Was Ted's operating out of the trailer over near Huskies?

I know it was close to Huskies. Within walking distance of the athlete's dorm. They had some kick ass melted cheese on bread grinders.

52 posted on 10/12/2004 10:39:25 AM PDT by ClintonBeGone (Take the first step in the war on terror - defeat John Kerry)
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To: iopscusa

I too, never streaked, seeing as I was already known as a "flapper", I felt nor needed any advertisement...


53 posted on 10/12/2004 11:36:18 AM PDT by snuffy smiff (Jean Fraud Kerry-the Botox BoatWarrior,"oh no, aground again and huge riceberg approaching")
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To: SmithL
Don't Look Ethel!

LOL! It's amazing what I waste brain-space on...

55 posted on 10/12/2004 11:40:34 AM PDT by Tijeras_Slim (I want to have fanatical henchmen when I grow up.)
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To: SmithL

Awwww that's nothing the Democrats show their ass every day of the week......just saw him on Teeeee Veeee a second ago ! Nothing to get kerried away over......:o)


56 posted on 10/12/2004 11:41:54 AM PDT by Squantos (Be polite. Be professional. But, have a plan to kill everyone you meet. )
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To: LibertyThug

bump


57 posted on 10/12/2004 7:06:14 PM PDT by Akira (Experience is a hard teacher, but fools will have no other.)
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