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Herman Cain Libya

Cain Campaign Has Tech Error

The Huffington Post | Luke Johnson | Posted 11.30.2011 | Politics

Correction: The following post was based on an html formatting error on Cain's webpage that showed the United Kingdom, Russia and Germany listed under...

Herman Cain Discusses Libya Gaffe

Posted 11.28.2011 | Politics

GOP presidential candidate Herman Cain on Monday admitted that his high-profile stumble on Libya earlier this month was "embarrassing." "Was it emb...

WATCH: Herman Cain's Lost Black History Minute From 1991

Posted 11.28.2011 | Comedy

Herman Cain wasn't always confused about what he thought about Libya. Back in the early '90s, he was confused about what he thought about black histor...

Cain's "Powerful Pause": Anyone Can Play!

Rick Horowitz | Posted 01.22.2012 | Comedy
Rick Horowitz

"A powerful pause." Talk about turning lemons into lemonade! Can you find a more impressive effort at transformation in the whole "Damage Control for Desperate Pols" handbook?

Cain About-Faces On Key Interview

AP | By HOLLY RAMER | Posted 11.21.2011 | Politics

CONCORD, N.H. -- Republican presidential hopeful Herman Cain has decided after all to sit for a videotaped interview with New Hampshire's largest news...

WATCH: Herman Cain Quotes & Unforgettable Moments

Posted 11.21.2011 | Politics

Former Godfather's Pizza CEO and Republican presidential candidate Herman Cain surged to the top of the polls this fall, managing to hold a surprising...

Condoleezza Rice: GOP Hopefuls Must Brush Up On Key Issue

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 11.20.2011 | Politics

Former Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice insisted Sunday that the Republican presidential candidates must learn more about foreign policy in the tim...

Sunday Roundup

Arianna Huffington | Posted 01.19.2012 | Politics
Arianna Huffington

This week, Herman Cain failed his foreign policy pop quiz on Libya ("I got all this stuff twirling around in my head" is the campaign trail equivalent of "the dog ate my homework"). Congress failed basic nutrition when it voted to dismiss new guidelines that would have upped the amount of fresh veggies and fruit in school lunches and instead declared that frozen pizza qualified as a vegetable (which, I'm sure, had nothing to do with the $5.6 million the food industry has spent lobbying against the healthier regulations). And New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg didn't pass the sniff test when he claimed that he ordered the surprise NYPD raid on Occupy Wall Street's Zuccotti Park encampment because it had become a "fire safety hazard." The Occupy movement is in large part a response to the diminished credibility of governments everywhere. And the way governments are dealing with the movement only further diminishes their credibility. An epic fail.

After Gaffe, Cain Shocks Again On Subject Of Libya

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 11.18.2011 | Politics

After stumbling on a question about the situation in Libya just days ago, Republican presidential candidate Herman Cain suggested on Friday that he be...

Herman Cain: 'We Need A Leader, Not A Reader'

Posted 11.17.2011 | Politics

As pointed out by Talking Points Memo, Herman Cain mirrored 'The Simpsons' with his latest quotable gem. According to numerous sources, including T...

The Funniest Twitter Reactions To Herman Cain's Libya Gaffe

uinterview.com | Posted 01.17.2012 | Comedy

First Rick Perry, now this. Republican presidential hopeful and former Godfather Pizza CEO Herman Cain couldn't seem to gather his thoughts (assuming ...

'I'm Not Supposed To Know Anything About Foreign Policy'

The Huffington Post | Luke Johnson | Posted 11.16.2011 | Politics

Republican presidential candidate Herman Cain defended his foreign policy knowledge following a disastrous editorial board interview where he struggle...

WATCH: Jon Stewart To Herman Cain: 'I Love You'

Posted 11.16.2011 | Comedy

Jon Stewart could barely contain himself on Tuesday's "Daily Show" while talking about Herman Cain's Libya gaffe. After showing numerous clips of the ...

Cain Tries To Contain Gaffe Fallout

AP | THOMAS BEAUMONT | Posted 01.15.2012 | Politics

URBANDALE, Iowa — Republican presidential candidate Herman Cain sought to sharpen his grasp on national security and foreign policy while campai...

Sam Stein

Herman Cain's Campaign Manager Mark Block Requested Train Wreck Interview

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 11.15.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, to whom Herman Cain gave a highly damaging interview on Monday, never requested to speak with the presid...

Cain Gets Support On Libya Question From Unlikely Source

Posted 11.15.2011 | Politics

Former DNC Chairman Howard Dean gave some uncharacteristic support for GOP presidential candidate Herman Cain on Tuesday, downplaying the former pizza...

TRAIN WRECK: Herman Cain's Interview Disaster

The Huffington Post | Luke Johnson | Posted 11.15.2011 | Politics

Republican presidential candidate Herman Cain struggled to answer a question about U.S. foreign policy toward Libya in an interview with the Milwaukee...