Move over Biden, there’s a new gaffe in town. Gospel singer and presidential bid-seeker, Herman Cain, sure knows how to make the GOP squeamish.
Why he’s running: It’s much harder to succeed as a vocalist, and become one of the big names than it is to get elected president. That’s why I ended up running for president!
His views on immigration following a trip to China: “Put me in charge of the fence and it will be a twenty foot wall, barbed wire, electrified on the top. And on this side of the fence, I’d have that moat that President Obama talked about. And I would put those alligators in that moat!”
His feelings towards Islam in America: “Creeping Shariah law.”
His take on Jon Stewart: “I don’t think Jon Stewart is a racist, I just think Jon Stewart is just a liberal.”
Watch a rough-cut clip from the movie, The Undefeated, which aims to re-introduce Sarah Palin to the public. [via, Politico]
It’s official: Rick Santorum ”in it to win.” (via CNN)