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October 25, 2011

Our Take on the Herman Cain Smokin' Video


1. If 20.3 million folks smoke and some of them are Tea Partiers, they and some Libertarians might vote for the pizza guy. It’s the ultimate niche marketing.

…Which is what this GOP race is mostly about, anyway: the book deal and cable commentating future.

2. ‘I smoke, I smoke that focker down to the filter, I blow it in your face muthafocking government.’ …He’s Cain’s alter ego.

3. Sarah’s not gone completely. It’s the best Campaign 2012 move, so far, capturing that “pitbull in lipstick” state- of-mind.

— Karen Hull

(Video: Now is the time for action! via thehermancainc)

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