Welcome to The Lid, your afternoon dose of the 2016 ethos… Herman Cain mocked Jeb Bush on Monday for running a campaign that has yet to achieve the success that "the pizza guy" did in 2012. To be fair, anger at Washington this cycle is so bad that "pizza guy" would be considered a way better resume item than "former governor of a populous state."
Donald Trump's cancellation of a billed "press conference" with black religious leaders is the kind of moment that gets attention from the political press but probably won't resonate much with voters - particularly with the overwhelmingly white GOP primary electorate. (Trump himself dismissed the pa...
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