Tennessee State Rep Booted For General Dickery

You’d think that being a state representative - and all that entails, in terms of a high profile - would prevent someone from basically trying to get arrested at the state’s most popular football team’s stadium in the person’s home state. You’d think that, but you don’t know State Rep. Stacey Campfield (R-Knoxville), and he has got so much to teach you.

State Rep Stacey Campfield in Luchador Mask
(An artist’s rendition of Mr. Campfield’s appearance at the game. If the artist had been sniffing glue all day. Which I have.)

At the Halloween game between the South Carolina Gamecocks and host Tennessee Volunteers, Mr. Campfield showed up to the game with a luchador mask (see here and here for examples) despite warnings that masks were strictly verboten. A woman and her daughters complained - likely because only al Qaeda violate security measures at a football game - and complained to a security guard.

Then things got weird.

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