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PERRY’S ON-CAMERA GAFFE MAY DOOM HIS CANDIDACY

November 10, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

Once again television has played a crucial role in a presidential candidacy. Just as sweating on camera during his debate with John F. Kennedy may have cost Richard Nixon the presidency in 1960, a memory freeze that made former Republican frontrunner Rick Perry look foolish during Wednesday’s Republican debate would seem to have doomed his […]

CBS’S BOB SCHIEFFER LAYS INTO HERMAN CAIN

October 31, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

Face the Nation host Bob Schieffer departed from his usual neutral-interviewer role on Sunday to lecture Republican presidential candidate Herman Cain about a scene in his current campaign ad in which his chief of staff, Mark Block, is seen taking a drag on a cigarette and exhaling the smoke at the camera. Cain is then […]