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With regard to the earlier story on Hollywood’s involvement in the Proposition 8 fight: “Jonathan Lewis, entrepreneur and political activist and scion of the Cleveland-based insurance fortune, is pledging to chip in $500,000 to defeat Proposition 8 if the entertainment industry does the same… His matching offer comes after Brad Pitt, and Steven Spielberg and Kate Capshaw, each chipped in $100,000 for the No on 8 campaign, after a flurry of stories showing that backers of Yes on 8 have out raised their counterparts. Curiously, at the time, little money to defeat the measure had come from the entertainment business, but the pace of fund-raising appears to be picking up. David Geffen recently donated another $50,000, adding to the $50,000 he already has given.” [Wilshire and Washington]

By:           Andrew Belonksy
On:           Sep 30, 2008
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  • 2 Comments
    • JJ
      JJ

      I’ll pay for the crowbar, if Ellen DeGeneres will use it to pry open her wallet.

      Sep 30, 2008 at 4:55 pm · @ReplyReply to this comment ·
    • michael
      michael

      what the f— !!!!@#@#$$% , are we paying to get a bill passed ??? where will this money go if passed of not ??????

      Oct 1, 2008 at 12:47 am · @ReplyReply to this comment ·

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