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Erik Wemple
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Posted at 04:34 PM ET, 11/04/2011

Cain’s ‘brother’ comment: breaking news

In a speech today at an event organized by Americans for Prosperity, Republican presidential candidate Herman Cain made no bones about his kinship with Charles and David Koch, the industrialist brothers who finance various conservative causes.

The candidate called himself the Koch brothers’ “brother from another mother.” He called that line “breaking news for the media.”

And that may have been the truest thing he’s said all week long:

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