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Les and Shirley VanNote, center and right, lean toward the Democrats in presidential elections, but they said they are more concerned about who is elected to Congress. Their neighbor Jim McFarland, left, joined them for dinner in their Edgar Springs home. McFarland frequently compared his appearance to that of forrmer Iraqi dictator Saddam Hussein when he was found hiding underground.

Les and Shirley VanNote, center and right, lean toward the Democrats in presidential elections, but they said they are more concerned about who is elected to Congress. Their neighbor Jim McFarland, left, joined them for dinner in their Edgar Springs home. McFarland frequently compared his appearance to that of forrmer Iraqi dictator Saddam Hussein when he was found hiding underground.