The man did not know about Libya and US policy there, yet other than the long ongoing wars, that was the single biggest deal that the US Secretary of Defense had to deal with all year.
There are a few more days left in December, but I don’t think there is any chance of any spit-takes (dry or otherwise) beating this one for the “Year’s Best WTF Moment” … and we are pleased to see that it was by one of the greats in her field, the one and only Barbara Walters:
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Herman Cain has dropped out of the race to be leader of the free world.
“I am suspending my presidential campaign because of the continued distractions and the continued hurt caused on me and my family,” Cain told several hundred supporters gathered at what was to have been the opening of his national campaign headquarters.
I want this guy to lead the free world! He’s so freakin’ genuine!
First, he’s brilliant on Foreign Policy: Continue reading Herman Cain For President is Twirling Around in my Head!
It does look like there may be something to the allegations, and there does seem to be some denial followed by backpedaling.
I would like to point out, however, that he was a male CEO, a person of power, wealth, and fame. This is often true of the men in the race, and in presidential races generally. When Norm Colemen was trying to get re-elected as Senator from Minnesota, very credible and verifiable details of his horrid “womanizing” (a term I never quite understood but whatever) behaviors came out, and no one noticed or cared or did anything about it except a few of us bloggers. It took years for the John Edwards thing to come out. As it were. Remember Gary Hart? Same thing.