Hennessy's View

Domine, non sum dignus

Top 5 Moves for Herman Cain Supporters Right Now

Herman Cain is riding a wave of popularity because of his upset win in the Florida straw poll on Saturday. He’s helped by Rick Perry’s free-fall and Mitt Romney’s establishmentarianism. But Cain is a huge underdog. That’s okay because **America loves an underdog. ** Here’s what must happen right now for Herman Cain to win: 1. Social Media avalanche. Get @THEHermanCain trending on Twitter, and keep it there for five consecutive days. Read more →

What Rick Perry Can Learn From Clark Griswold

In 2001, I loaded my three boys, ages 13, 10, and 8 at the time, into the car and headed to downtown St. Louis. The Cubs were in town, and I planned to introduce my boys to the greatest rivalry in pro sports. We parked (for twenty dollars) and headed toward the stadium. There was only one problem: we didn’t have any tickets. I planned to buy some on the street. Read more →