Claims to fame: Democrat-turned-Republican; divorcé; anti-gay crusader; porn producer
Moral apex: Invested $7,500 (some sources say $15,000) in porn movie, Beauty Queens, in 1974. Movie was shelved, but Gramm left investment alone, to be used in director’s next feature.
Punch line #1: Gramm’s money was finally put to use to make White House Wedding, an X-rated “anti-Nixon” movie. (more…)