Cain Connections: Any questions?

Before the death of Andrew Breitbart caused my news cycle to bump 24 hours I had the pleasure of being on a conference call with Herman Cain who had included a group of bloggers in the launching of his new campaign for fiscal reform in government. It had been suggested that one of the reasons … Continue reading Cain Connections: Any questions?

Sgt. Rutledge, Racism and election 2012

Sgt. Matthew Luke Skidmore: Now listen to me Braks and hear me well. You told me yourself that you did that awful thing I wouldn't believe it, but Braks, why did you run away? Sgt. Braxton Rutledge: Because I walked into something none of us can fight...White woman business! Sgt. Rutledge 1960 The Waco Kid: … Continue reading Sgt. Rutledge, Racism and election 2012

Ginger White, not reputable? Surely you jest!

While the WaPo tries to defend Herman Cain's accuser, it doesn't help much: by her own admission, Ginger White is used to getting money from powerful men: “I’ve supported my kids,’’ [Ginger] White told [Leslie] Bennetts, “and I never wanted to let my kids go without. When I was having trouble making a payment on … Continue reading Ginger White, not reputable? Surely you jest!

Well I guess it’s Santorum

The day the Herman Cain allegations first came out I wrote this: I have been going back and forth between Herman Cain and Rick Santorum in my mind for the last few weeks I remember Lisa Graas took exception to that line thinking I was implying that Santorum was behind the stories (I wasn't) but … Continue reading Well I guess it’s Santorum

Plan B for Herman Cain

Herman Cain has made his decision; he is suspending his campaign. Let's remind everybody what I wrote last week: Well if Cain knows they hold the cards (meaning he’s lying) the right move is a speech saying something along the lines of: “Unfairly or not these charges have raised questions with the voters and with … Continue reading Plan B for Herman Cain

Smoking in ads is evil….unless it promotes MSNBC programing

Do you remember just a few weeks ago when this Herman Cain ad came out? It produced a direct attack by Bob Schieffer and this reaction from Morning Joe Visit msnbc.com for breaking news, world news, and news about the economy Well it's 30 days later and while it appears the left has made the … Continue reading Smoking in ads is evil….unless it promotes MSNBC programing

Granite Grok covers Herman Cain in Manchester yesterday

While I was lying sick in bed last night the team from Granite Grok provided some excellent coverage of Herman Cain's event in Manchester NH and notices a very important point: The volunteers, for the most part, are rather angry - not at Herman but what seems to be the media and the "dirty tricks" … Continue reading Granite Grok covers Herman Cain in Manchester yesterday

Poker vs Chess Newt Gingrich Tim Pawlenty and Herman Cain

Captain Kirk: There must be something to do, something I've overlooked Spock: In chess, when one is outmatched the game is over, Checkmate. Captain Kirk: Is that your best recommendation? Spock: I'm sor...,I regret that I can find no logical alternative. ... Captain Kirk:   Not Chess Mr. Spock...Poker! Star Trek: The Corbormite maneuver 1966 … Continue reading Poker vs Chess Newt Gingrich Tim Pawlenty and Herman Cain

Stacy McCain and Ladd Ehlinger on Herman Cain

Stacy McCain and Ladd Ehlinger are both friends of mine, their views on Herman Cain are diametrically opposed. Ladd is a blunt speaker and his not one to BS his readers, I thank his complaints about the campaign seriously. As both he and Stacy are much more shall we say "worldly" than me I'll have … Continue reading Stacy McCain and Ladd Ehlinger on Herman Cain

The evolution of Herman Cain in NH

Yesterday I went to Nashua New Hampshire to cover Herman Cain at an event in the Radisson Hotel. I arrived about an hour early to get a look at the layout and decide where I was going to place myself. It was a real study in contrasts from previous events. I met Herman Cain for … Continue reading The evolution of Herman Cain in NH

Live from the Herman Cain event in Nashua NH 11-17-11

I'm at the Radisson Hotel in Nashua NH to cover a Herman Cain event, it's the first Cain Event I've covered since he became a front runner and the differences are apparent: Large Room, lots of media, lots of signage the works. Of course you still have the tables and the swag, but more of … Continue reading Live from the Herman Cain event in Nashua NH 11-17-11

Is the turning point for the Herman Cain campaign a single Michelle Malkin Tweet?

I think this tweet could be: It doesn't even matter what the video looks like or what it says. If Michelle Malkin whose conservative credentials are unquestionable is saying this, that is simply disastrous for the Cain campaign. That's why I included the follow-up tweet, once someone says "The emperor has no clothes" then it … Continue reading Is the turning point for the Herman Cain campaign a single Michelle Malkin Tweet?

A few things you might be missing if you are at Blogcon…

...but are significant. Item: Herman Cain not only still leads in the polls but Newt Gingrich has tied Romney Cain is still on top, and more than sixty percent of primary voters are saying the sexual harassment stories aren’t impacting their decision. It looks like the accusations are not having an effect on the polls, … Continue reading A few things you might be missing if you are at Blogcon…

So much for “Moving on” for the left

Unified Patriots takes a trip down memory lane: After Bill Clinton denied a long-time affair with Gennifer Flowers, media+Left said “move on, she’s lying.” When the audio tapes appeared in 1992. The media+Left said “move on, the tapes are doctored.” After Clinton denied having Paula Jones summoned up to a private room and invited her … Continue reading So much for “Moving on” for the left

The Anchoress says it all concerning Cain

With only an hour to go before my ride to the airport shows up (I'll grab the Cannoli on the way) I wanted to get something up concerning the Cain speech yesterday in my destination city of Phoenix. But there is no need, the Anchoress has done all the heavy lifting He needed to say, … Continue reading The Anchoress says it all concerning Cain