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Egypt’s Muslim Brotherhood puts up second candidate

CAIRO — The Muslim Brotherhood, Egypt’s top political force, announced it was putting up a second presidential candidate for May elections in case its first choice was not allowed to stand. The candidature of the Islamist group’s number two, Khairat al-Shater, looked to be in doubt. Shater was freed from…

Santorum: ‘It should be illegal to read off a teleprompter’

In Rick Santorum’s perspective, no presidential candidate should ever be allowed to use a teleprompter on the campaign trail. The former Pennsylvania senator expressed his unorthodox view in his latest attack of the speech reading device Sunday afternoon, according to CNN. While campaigning at a restaurant in Gulfport, Mississippi, Santorum…

Palin not sure Romney will ‘instinctively turn right’

Former Republican vice presidential candidate Sarah Palin isn’t convinced that former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney is the best presidential candidate because she’s not sure he will “err on the side of conservatism.” Fox News host Chris Wallace on Sunday asked Palin if Romney was an “instinctive conservative.” “I trust that…

Colbert plans South Carolina rally with Herman Cain

By Grace Wyler He may not have been a great presidential candidate, but there is no doubt that Herman Cain is a marketing genius. In the lead-up to his hyped-up “unconventional endorsement” in South Carolina today, the one-time GOP frontrunner has teamed up with none other than Stephen Colbert to make sure that his political comeback doesn’t go…

‘Occupy’ protesters interrupt Ron Paul: ‘Why do you hate gays?’

As part of their promise to “go big,” protesters with the 99 Percent movement have been interrupting campaign-related events all over Iowa in the week leading up to the nation’s first major presidential candidate selection contest, and Texas Congressman Ron Paul was not given an exception. During a rally with…

Ron Paul: Bachmann ‘hates Muslims’

Rep. Ron Paul (R-TX) appeared on The Tonight Show Friday evening to express how his fellow presidential candidate and House colleague Rep. Michele Bachmann (R-MN) doesn’t have warm feelings for followers of Islam. “She hates Muslims,” Paul said about Bachmann. “She wants to go get ‘em.” WATCH: Video from NBC,…

What was actually ‘twirling around’ in Cain’s head

Herman Cain claims that he struggled badly to answer a question about Libya on Monday because he did not get enough sleep. Thanks to the folks over at BuzzFeed, Americans can now see what all of the stuff “twirling around” in the presidential candidate’s head actually was. Watch video below:…

GOP presidential candidate pledges pardons for marijuana prisoners

LOS ANGELES – Speaking to this year’s Drug Policy Alliance conference on Thursday, GOP presidential candidate and former New Mexico Governor Gary Johnson promised to pardon all federal marijuana prisoners if he’s elected to the nation’s highest office. Citing recent polling, Johnson excitedly proclaimed that because 50 percent of Americans…

Watch: Cain randomly breaks out into song during press conference

Mere hours after Politico’s story broke about the sexual harassment allegations against GOP presidential candidate Herman Cain, the former Godfather’s Pizza CEO appeared at The National Press Club to confront questions about the scandal. Instead of putting the questions to rest, Cain seemed to make the problem worse by giving…

Your Morning Fact

Barack Obama has received more votes than any presidential candidate in U.S. history.…

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