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By: Bianca Bartz - Published: Aug 18, 2008 • References: saysme and nytimes
Do you have strong political opinions? For only $6, Saysme.tv is giving anyone the chance express their 25 second opinion on cable TV. If you've ever wanted a chance to make your own political ad and gain some fame for it, here's your chance.

Like a "Vending machine for TV ads," SaysMe.tv allows people to buy a spot on the late night CNN Headline News to air their thoughts and opinions on the latest US elections.

The photo in the gallery, for example, is a screen shot of a pro-Barack Obama campaign starring a professional skateboarder.

"The hope is to get commissions from the legions of small-time commentators, political bloggers and local advertisers, who may have as strong opinions as T. Boone Pickens on renewable energy, but do not have his millions to bombard the public with them," the NY Times explains.


Realistically, the prices are closer to $60 for 25 seconds, but if you're persistent in your hunt, you could score yourself your half minute of political TV fame for under $10.