It’s now becoming apparent that the more notorious you are and the more outlandish the notion that you could be President of the United States, the more likely it is that you’ll run for that office. The latest candidate as reported by TechCrunch: John McAfee:
Fresh off of a DUI and gun possession arrest last month, software pioneer John McAfee has decided that the presidency of the United States is his next logical step.
We will have our official announcement at 6pm Eastern tomorrow
— John McAfee (@officialmcafee) September 8, 2015
After hinting the move to Wired in a piece that was published earlier today, The Hill reports that McAfee has filed the necessary paperwork to enter the 2016 race. In the documents, McAfee also specifies that he is “founding a new party yet to be announced.”
His presidential campaign site, which is now live, doesn’t seem to offer any details on his stances on the issues, but it does have a donate button…
[continues at TechCrunch]