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October 25, 2011


Cain's Ad Features Smoking Aide

Herman Cain's unconventional presidential campaign released a new unconventional ad with his chief of staff taking a drag from a cigarette while speaking.

The ad is a subtle reminder that Cain used to lead a group fighting anti-smoking rules.

The Atlantic: "Making a bold statement against anti-smoking regulations would seem general election suicide but also the sort of thing that might help Cain in Tea Party circles, where voters frequently complain about what they see as intrusive government regulations that prevent them from living the lifestyles they want to."

Here's the ad:












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