The campaign's most absurd unpaid expenses were more than $1 million to the private jet company Moby Dick Airways, nearly $450,000 to a security firm, and more than $500,000 in travel reimbursements and other payments to individual staffers and consultants.
When life imitates absurd movies. . .well, I just love the notion of Newt, Ahab, and Moby Dick.
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Steve Clemons is a former Washington editor at Large at The Atlantic and editor of AtlanticLIVE.