Thursday, January 19, 2012
Git Along, Now, Rick Perry
Rick Perry announced today that he was dropping out of the GOP presidential race. After some frightfully bad moments in the candidate debates, and one loopy campaign appearance, the Texas governor sank from Party Darling to Late Night Punch Line. And finally, like former Utah Governor Jon Huntsman before him, he had fallen behind Steven Colbert in the South Carolina polls, so he had to admit that it was time to go.
But before he rides off into the sunset, here's a caricature of the feller, Texas swagger and all. (But curiously unarmed.)