Herman Cain Frustrated by ‘Nitpicky Reporters’ and ‘Idiotic’ Press Corps - The Note
At one point during a speech Friday to a ‘Right to Life’ convention in Jacksonville, Florida, he said some “nitpicky reporters” were going to call him out about his historical knowledge and then later he said during his speech “My challenge to you is, we cannot just push back, we have got to fight back. It’s that serious” followed by “now another reporter is going to say ‘he’s advocating violence’” – and went on to explain that he people need to fight with their voices and votes.
On Wednesday at a campaign stop in Iowa Falls, Iowa, the former Godfather’s Pizza CEO called reporters “idiotic” for taking him seriously about only signing three page bills.
Last weekend after a speech at the RightOnline Conference in Minneapolis, Cain raised his voice when responding to a reporter’s follow-up question about his stance on appointing Muslims to his cabinet.
“If you’re trying to make me lose my cool, you’ve almost succeeded,” Cain said, before yelling, “I never said I would use any special precautions” when appointing a Muslim to his cabinet