Republicans hope this elephant and a busted video game will help ‘win back the Senate’
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Many people believe the Republican Party has a fairly good shot of taking back the US Senate this November. But to help advance that cause, the National Republican Senatorial Committee (NRSC) or one of its interns, probably just launched a new game called Mission Majority. You play as Giopi (get it?), a pixelated elephant who looks like he belongs in the good ‘ole 16-bit era, but is instead doing his best to persevere in a modern world.
Giopi says he’s a hopeful GOP volunteer just trying to cut through the “red tape and regulations” standing between Republicans and a Senate majority that would help the right push its agenda. Throughout the run-and-jump platformer, you’ll have to overcome “job-destroying taxers” and other foes who…