Posts tagged "herman cain"

Ginger White Dishes About Crappy Sex Life With Herman Cain

“One time we were having sex, and I was looking up at the ceiling, thinking about, ‘What am I going to buy at the grocery store tomorrow? What am I going to do with my kids tomorrow?’ One time after we had sex, I cried. He said, ‘Maybe we shouldn’t do this for a while.’…

By: Jessica Wakeman / December 5, 2011

Herman Cain Suspends Campaign After Affair Accusation

Because being accused of an affair is apparently worse than being accused of sexually harassing a bunch of women, Herman Cain has suspended his campaign for the Republican presidential nomination. Cain told supporters on Saturday he is leaving the race over "the continued distraction." (Weirdly, the announcement came one day after his campaign launched a…

By: Jessica Wakeman / December 5, 2011

Cain Launches “Women For Herman Cain” Website Trashing “Pathetic Husbandless Women”

I wish I was making this up. I really do. But no. This is real (emphasis mine):  "Dear Mrs. Cain Don't pay attention to these pathetic husbandless women who are jealous of women like you in happy long-term marriages. These vindictive women can't find a husband or keep one. They are like stalkers who try

By: Jessica Wakeman / December 2, 2011

Gloria Cain’s Tips On How To Stand By Your Man Through A Political Sex Scandal

Herman Cain's sexual prowess continued to impress on Monday, when an Atlanta woman named Ginger White told her local news station she has had a 13-year-long affair with candidate. Already the months of October and November have been packed with accusations from women who say Cain sexually harassed them, usually from his position of power…

By: Jessica Wakeman / November 30, 2011

Evening Quickies: Do You Care If A Candidate Cheats? (Or Is Accused Of Cheating?)

Yesterday, an Atlanta woman named Ginger White told reporters she had a 13-year-long affair with Herman Cain. Ginger's claim comes after a month of various women coming forward to say Cain, who has been married for 43 years, sexually harassed them. All of this could certainly be bad news bears to the guy's marriage, true…

By: Jessica Wakeman / November 29, 2011

Ginger White Claims 13-Year-Long Affair With Herman Cain

Ginger White, an Atlanta businesswoman, came forward yesterday to claim she has had a 13-year-long affair with Herman Cain, who is vying to be the GOP's presidential nominee. Herman Cain denied any  affair and called Ginger White "an acquaintance who I thought was a friend." He has been married to thus-far loyal wife Gloria Cain

By: Jessica Wakeman / November 29, 2011

15 Celebs We’re Thankful For This Year

It's that time of year ... time to sit around the dinner table with our loved ones, carve some turkey, and give thanks for the celebs who made our lives better this year.

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / November 24, 2011

Today’s Lady News: Herman Cain Signs Anti-Abortion Pledge

Herman Cain has finally signed an anti-abortion pledge confirming he is "100 percent pro-life" and that "all human beings have intrinsic dignity." Trying not to make a joke about the various women who have accused him of violating their intrinsic dignity through sexual harassment. [My Fox Phoenix] A pregnant woman who was demonstrating at a…

By: Jessica Wakeman / November 23, 2011

Herman Cain Sexual Harassment PSA

The best moment of the 2012 campaign so far happened when Herman Cain assured American voters that for all the women who have claimed he sexually harassed them, there are thousands who have not. See? He might have been accused of sexually harassing some women, but come on, people, he hasn't sexually harassed all women.

By: Jessica Wakeman / November 21, 2011

Today’s Lady News: Herman Cain’s Wife Gloria Cain Stands By Her Man

Gloria Cain, wife of GOP presidential nominee wannabe Herman Cain, is standing by her man in the face of sexual harassment accusations by numerous women. [The Daily Beast] Chelsea Clinton has been hired as a special correspondent for NBC doing segments for "Making A Difference" about people who do good in the world. [The Stir]…

By: Jessica Wakeman / November 14, 2011

Vegetables Are For Sissies, Says Herman Cain

GQ: What can you tell about a man by the type of pizza that he likes? Herman Cain: [repeats the question aloud, then pauses for a long moment] The more toppings a man has on his pizza, I believe the more manly he is. GQ: Why is that? Cain: Because the more manly man i…

By: Jessica Wakeman / November 14, 2011

Katie Roiphe’s NYT Op-Ed Dismissive That Sexual Harassment Actually Exists

As my 68-year-old, Fox News-watching, Republican-voting father tells it, once upon a time you could compliment a woman in the workplace. You were allowed say "nice dress" or "you look nice today" and it was not a big deal. Everyone would smile pleasantly and go back to clacking on their typewriters. Then the '70s came along. Hairy-pitted…

By: Jessica Wakeman / November 14, 2011

Herman Cain Jokes About Anita Hill, Because That’s Appropriate

Poor Herman Cain just can't catch a break, can he? Why, he can't even make a joke about Anita Hill without those screeching harpies telling him it's inappropriate to joke about sexual harassment when you've been publicly accused of sexual harassment yourself! Just because at least five women have accused the wannabe GOP presidential candidate…

By: Jessica Wakeman / November 11, 2011

Yes, Herman Cain, “Princess Nancy” Is A Sexist Way To Refer To Nancy Pelosi

With seemingly a new woman coming forward every day detailing sexual harassment by Herman Cain, you might think the GOP wannabe presidential candidate would try not to look like a jerk. But during last night's GOP debate, Cain referred to House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi as "Princess Nancy" while grousing about Congress. The audience chuckled…

By: Jessica Wakeman / November 10, 2011

Herman Cain Group Calls Accuser Karen Kraushaar An “Ugly Bitch”

Yesterday we learned, courtesy of a New York Post columnist, that Herman Cain's sexual harassment accuser Sharon Bialek is too pretty to be credible as a victim because she must have been "asking for it." I mean, she was wearing lipstick at her press conference, the hussy! Today we learn, courtesy of a web site…

By: Jessica Wakeman / November 9, 2011

Today’s Lady News: NY Post Columnist Suggests Cain Accuser Is Too Pretty To Be Credible

New York Post columnist Andrea Peyser tore into Sharon Bialek, the first woman to come forward with a face/name while accusing Herman Cain of sexual harassment. Why, the attractive blonde is so pretty that she must have been asking for it and/or making it up for more attention!  [The Stir]  In honor of Election Day,…

By: Jessica Wakeman / November 8, 2011

Herman Cain Wants To Lick This Ice Cream Off Your Supple Body

HarassMint Chocolate Chip with Fondled Fudge Chunks and Assaulted Peanuts? Oh, Herman Cain, you had this coming. Even if it is a spoof. [BuzzFeed]…

By: Jessica Wakeman / November 8, 2011

Fifth Woman, Donna Donella, Accuses Herman Cain Of Sexual Harassment

A fifth woman has accused Herman Cain, that charming roué, of sexual harassment. Donna Donella, 40, of Arlington, Virginia, said Cain tried to get her to set him up with an Egyptian businesswoman and when she refused, he asked her out to dinner. She refused that, too. (I mean, who wants to be a guy'…

By: Jessica Wakeman / November 8, 2011

Sharon Bialek, Herman Cain’s Fourth Sexual Harassment Accuser, Comes Forward

This afternoon, Sharon Bialek, the fourth woman accusing GOP presidential nomination wannabe Herman Cain of sexual harassment, held a press conference in New York to describe how she met with him about getting a job and he reached his hand under her skirt. Bialek said in July 1997, she met with Cain, then the president…

By: Jessica Wakeman / November 7, 2011

Herman Cain’s Sexual Harassment Accuser Wants To Speak Out

Over the weekend, the politics blog Politico dropped the bomb that Herman Cain, a Republican frontrunner for the presidential nomination, was accused of sexual harassment twice by women who later took pay-outs not to discuss the incidents. Politico claimed that when Cain headed the National Restaurant Association during the 1990s, two women complained to superiors about…

By: Jessica Wakeman / November 3, 2011
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