I might be stretching this one topic rather thin, but in the more recent occasions I’ve seen that Cain video with campaign chief of staff Mark Block, it seems to be steering me into a new observational direction. Maybe anticipation of the upcoming holiday season has something do with it, too.
In the closing shot of that and other Cain videos, the slowly-extending smile he extends makes me think of … the Grinch!
See the lines around his grinning mouth? The sharply-focused eyes? That spunky grin dripping in self-confidence?
And just to cement that concept a little further, here’s my amateur attempt to display this similarity in graphics: