Tweets are not often profound…
… but we’re still picking our jaws up from the floor after seeing this one today (Wednesday) from NPR White House Correspondent Ari Shapiro.
Casino magnate and political super donor Sheldon Adelson donated $10 million to pro-Romney super PAC Restore Our Future, the media learned today, reminding us that his goal to spend $100 million on this presidential election is certainly in sight.
Our own quick calculations confirm the tweet’s math is accurate, though exact figures for the average family comparison can range from $300-400 based on where you find your numbers (The Atlantic Wire concurs).
Read more about the gravity of Adelson’s $10 million donation from Mother Jones.