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David Brooks On Herman Cain: "Running For Office Is For Professionals"

β€œThere was no beginning,” Brooks said. β€œHe was a TV show that lasted for a little while. Let me stand up for elitist insiders β€” this is a job for professionals. Running for office is a job for professionals. Governing is a job for professionals. What Herman Cain did this β€” let’s leave aside the harassment, his handling of this was completely unprofessional. Every amateur candidate knows how to do a better job than this. You find the information, you lay it out clearly. And he couldn’t do the ABCs of running for office. So, as far as I can tell, he is what he has been β€” an entertaining, very likable TV show, who will β€” when it actually comes time to cast votes β€” people are going to go with the only one candidate who seems plausible.” (source: Daily Caller

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