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Audio: Herman Cain’s radio ad for Rush Limbaugh Show

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      Matt K. Lewis

      Matt K. Lewis is a senior contributor to The Daily Caller, and a contributing editor for The Week. He is a respected commentator on politics and cultural issues, and has been cited by major publications such as The Washington Post and The New York Times. Matt is from Myersville, MD and currently resides in Alexandria, VA. Follow Matt K. Lewis on Twitter <a>@mattklewis</a>.

Sounds a bit bare bones to me — like he might be running for County Commissioner somewhere.

Maybe that works? I don’t know.

There’s also the interesting concept of running national radio ads — rather than targeting them to, say, Iowa. The theory is that raising Cain’s national name ID raises his national poll numbers. This, in turn, will generate momentum, positive press, and — most important — and boost fundraising.

So far, this unconventional strategy has worked for Cain. The question is whether or not it will continue to work.

H/t: Sarah Rumpf: