As widely trailed last week, Herman Cain has finally suspended his presidential bid. And once again the Onion helps us understand the wider context.
With the precision of Mrs Merton asking Debbie McGee what first attracted her to the millionaire Paul Daniels, the spoof US news site hits the nail on the head:
As I noted yesterday , foreign policy expertise is not the key to winning the Republican Party nomination for president. Fortunately .
(h/t: James Fallows )