Minneapolis Mayor Betsy Hodges has produced one of the funniest ALS Ice Bucket Challenge videos yet, a re-do of a competitor's viral campaign ad from the 2013 election.
You can watch Hodges' video here posted on Facebook, taking up the challenge posed by Senator Al Franken.
And we've grabbed the video and posted in on Youtube:
Here's last year's YouTube sensation, "Wake Up Minneapolis," by goof candidate Jeffrey Alan Wagner:
Fun stuff. Huffington Post looked at the 2013 viral video in Jeff Wagner, Minneapolis Mayoral Candidate, Wants You To 'Wake The F**k Up!' (VIDEO). Wagner was the first choice of .21 percent of Minneapolis voters in the ranked choice election.
Photo: Screenshot of the Hodges parody on Facebook. We don't usually cover the Cities but this was too good to resist.
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