Vermin Supreme marks elections at Edinboro on Nov. 9

Vermin Supreme at Edinboro

By Gene Baritot/

Edinboro University will be welcoming Vermin Love Supreme on Wednesday, Nov. 9. Supreme is an American performance artist and activist who has run as a candidate in various local, state, and national elections in the United States.

Supreme has been running for president since 1986 and has been promoting his “joke humor” campaign as a response to what people are fed by the media and the government. His proclaims an agenda that includes the laws he would pass as president which include: zombie apocalypse awareness, time travel research, the “brush your teeth” act, and his most popular proposal -- the free pony for every American policy.

Not only do Supreme's political views stand out, he can be easily recognized when he is walking through the streets. Supreme is known for wearing a giant boot on his head, along with a tiger printed suit coat, and carrying a giant tooth brush.

Come welcome Vermin Supreme at 5:30 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 9, and enjoy a night of humor and discussion at the PSC Scot Cinema.