The Cain-inization of Politics
January 31, 2012 Leave a comment
Herman Cain’s presidential bid only as serious as his intentions. If you’re a reader of liberal rags or a Maddow watcher, you probably think Cain just used this bid as free press for his books. Essentially, Cain is the dad from Little Miss Sunshine. The presidential bid was his attempt to sell his book and speeches about self-promotion. Right about now things should get pretty meta.
Then this happened. And Salon wrote it up perfectly. Check it out. Basically Both sides win.