Outside of the Jimmy Kimmel Live! studio on Monday, Herman Cain avoided the press as Mark Block ... was Mark Block. Cain's chief of staff puffed on a cigarette while giving his now-famous steely stare that was featured in the campaign's widely spoofed web ad released last month. Watch the footage from the stakeout:
Mark Block Being Mark Block
During Cain's appearance on late-night TV, Kimmel asked him about the bizarre ad. "We have a saying in my campaign: Let Herman be Herman, let Mark be Mark, and let people be people," Cain said. "He smokes. He wasn’t trying to tell anybody else to smoke. But that’s him. That was Mark being Mark."
Watch highlights from Cain's interview: