Of course, it was all a joke, but Herman Cain knows an opportunity when he sees one. Now Cain is getting in on the action — Colbert reportedly announced tonight that he and Cain plan to host a rally for their non-candidacies in Charleston on Friday, the day after Cain’s big announcement.
“For a week now, Stephen Colbert has been calling on South Carolinians who share his values to vote for Herman Cain during this Saturday’s historic GOP primary. Actually, he hasn’t called on all South Carolinians yet; he’s only up to “Brabham” in the Charleston phonebook.
Jr. Exploratory Committee Chairman Stephen T. Colbert said of Cain: “Herman is the only former candidate who truly shares my values. It’s like our values were separated at birth. And our ethics are at least first cousins.”‘
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