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Amid criticisms that he doesn’t seem to be taking the presidential contest seriously, Herman Cain’s campaign has released yet another gem. The video quickly progresses from awkward to hilarious, climaxing with Mark Block, Cain’s chief of staff and the chief operating officer of the Friends of Herman Cain, taking a long drag from a cigarette as cheesy music swells in the background. The potential impact of this ad? Cain just nabbed the sought-after YouTube addict’s vote, as this is bound to go viral as quickly as his gorgeous, pizza-themed rendition of “Imagine.”

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Jeff Danziger lives in New York City. He is represented by CWS Syndicate and the Washington Post Writers Group. He is the recipient of the Herblock Prize and the Thomas Nast (Landau) Prize. He served in the US Army in Vietnam and was awarded the Bronze Star and the Air Medal. He has published eleven books of cartoons, a novel and a memoir. Visit him at DanzigerCartoons.

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Doug Mastriano is a QAnon conspiracy theorist and January 6 insurrectionist who this week won the Republican nomination for Pennsylvania governor. Mastriano is also anti-Muslim: He previously shared an image with the words, “Stop Islam” and a post claiming that “the American People have a right to be fearful of the prospect of a large number of muslims being elected to congress, specifically if they practice Sharia law.”

In addition to running for governor, Mastriano is a Pennsylvania state senator, a right-wing commentator, and a frequent guest in right-wing media. He regularly pushes lies about the 2020 election being stolen from former President Donald Trump.

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