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BREAKING: Cain says he has been accused of having an affair
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Atlanta, Georgia (CNN) -- A third woman will make false sexual accusations against Herman Cain, the GOP presidential candidate told CNN Monday.

Cain told CNN's "Situation Room" that the woman will allege that she has had an affair with him.

"This individual is going to accuse me of an affair for an extended period of time," Cain said. "It is someone that I know who is an acquaintance that I thought was a friend."

Cain said he learned about the accusation after his lawyer talked to a reporter about it.

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  -BREAKING: Cain says he has been accused of having an affair brooklynite  Nov-28-11 04:00 PM   #0 
  - he's gotta be toast now, right?  maddezmom   Nov-28-11 04:01 PM   #1 
  - He's falling rapidly in the polls  lark   Nov-28-11 04:04 PM   #2 
  - Link to all the details now out - Atlanta TV Station Story  tomm2thumbs   Nov-28-11 05:02 PM   #32 
     - No individual, whether a private citizen, a candidate for public office or a public official, should  RaleighNCDUer   Nov-28-11 05:46 PM   #40 
     - Or unless you're gay. NT  Devil_Fish   Nov-28-11 07:40 PM   #65 
     - Deleted message  Name removed   Nov-29-11 07:23 AM   #95 
     - yeah, I caught that too, right away - what total BS  wordpix   Nov-28-11 10:42 PM   #90 
     - ironically it appears 'private life' begins and ends where Cain says it does  tomm2thumbs   Nov-28-11 05:50 PM   #42 
     - What Cain and the lawyer forget  LiberalFighter   Nov-28-11 06:34 PM   #53 
     - I'd love to see pictures of the two together..  FarPoint   Nov-28-11 08:05 PM   #69 
     - Parse that quote  matt819   Nov-28-11 09:22 PM   #75 
        - +1 n/t  area51   Nov-29-11 03:59 AM   #93 
  - No, but his staff is thinking of buying him a new hat for solstice  HereSince1628   Nov-28-11 04:06 PM   #5 
  - Huzzah!  timtom   Nov-28-11 04:27 PM   #21 
  - They may just support him because he is a Republican running against a Democrat.  ZombieHorde   Nov-28-11 04:06 PM   #7 
  - Seriously we hope not. Cain is probably the easiest one for us to beat /nt  jimlup   Nov-28-11 04:21 PM   #19 
  - Like minded people will support him.  glinda   Nov-28-11 04:39 PM   #25 
  - He was never not 'toast.' The GOP was Never going to nominate him. nt  onehandle   Nov-28-11 04:42 PM   #26 
  - The GOP was Never going to nominate him.  AlbertCat   Nov-28-11 05:37 PM   #38 
     - And probably to block while he runs into the end zone.  The Wielding Truth   Nov-28-11 07:53 PM   #67 
     - And he's also there to create some crazy vibes about a black candidate that maybe, just  LuckyLib   Nov-29-11 03:03 PM   #100 
  - I got a feeling Ashley is getting a new spokesman!  Joe Bacon   Nov-28-11 06:18 PM   #47 
  - It's Newt's wife. She REALLY loves her country  NightWatcher   Nov-28-11 04:05 PM   #3 
  - +1! n/t  crim son   Nov-28-11 04:44 PM   #28 
  - newt the serial adulterer is the front runner yet bill clinton was prosecuted for the same nt  msongs   Nov-28-11 04:05 PM   #4 
  - Well, technically, no  Jackpine Radical   Nov-28-11 06:12 PM   #46 
  - The women of his life are now staging . . .  Jack Rabbit   Nov-28-11 04:06 PM   #6 
  - It's the strawberries, he'll have them all with the STRAWBERRIES! n/t  HereSince1628   Nov-28-11 04:08 PM   #10 
  - *snort!* Now that's funny! Can "Cain Misbehavin', the Musical" be far behind?  nolabear   Nov-28-11 04:16 PM   #15 
  - How about "Cain I Get A Witness?"  auburngrad82   Nov-29-11 07:06 AM   #94 
  - If the number of women goes up, it will look like  cosmicone   Nov-28-11 05:31 PM   #36 
  - can we call him "SUGAR" CAIN NOW?  AsahinaKimi   Nov-28-11 06:26 PM   #48 
  - +100  sce56   Nov-28-11 10:31 PM   #89 
  - It's like the song "Kodachrome"  ProudToBeBlueInRhody   Nov-28-11 06:58 PM   #61 
  - They'll never match his sweet imagination  waddirum   Nov-28-11 08:03 PM   #68 
  - Groan!  OswegoAtheist   Nov-28-11 09:24 PM   #77 
  - So all those women are now or were lying?  Botany   Nov-28-11 04:07 PM   #8 
  - It's a lynching, there are people who don't want him as president  HereSince1628   Nov-28-11 04:10 PM   #13 
     - lol! But he has so many voters that he don't even care. nt  DocMac   Nov-28-11 08:15 PM   #70 
  - Additional Details from the Atlanta Journal-Constitution  brooklynite   Nov-28-11 04:08 PM   #9 
  - Bosom Buddies.  nolabear   Nov-28-11 04:18 PM   #16 
  - I'm hoping it is Wolf's wife.  russspeakeasy   Nov-28-11 04:19 PM   #17 
  - Did he think she was a friend only until they broke up?  dtexdem   Nov-28-11 04:09 PM   #11 
  - from Fox 5 in Atlanta: Georgia Woman Claims 13-Year Affair with Herman Cain  maddezmom   Nov-28-11 04:09 PM   #12 
  - So harassment and assault are subject matters of legitimate inquiry to a political candidate but .  Vincardog   Nov-28-11 04:15 PM   #14 
  - There are some seriously deranged and delusional Cain supporters  beac   Nov-28-11 05:15 PM   #35 
  - Wasn't one of Bill's flings named Ginger as well?  LuckyLib   Nov-28-11 05:49 PM   #41 
  - Update: Fox 5 Atlanta has been given documentation backing up the allegations...  brooklynite   Nov-28-11 04:20 PM   #18 
  - he says he will stay in race "as long as his wife wants him too"  Gin   Nov-28-11 04:30 PM   #22 
     - After the recent revelations, she may want him to be on the campaign trial  Old and In the Way   Nov-28-11 04:54 PM   #30 
     - No kidding. "Herm - why don't you hit the campaign trail and just keep going"  Doctor_J   Nov-28-11 06:29 PM   #51 
     - Is the campaign trail the same as the Appalaichian trail?  brooklynite   Nov-28-11 10:03 PM   #86 
     - Has she figured out at what point she can receive the maximum settlement?  LiberalFighter   Nov-28-11 06:37 PM   #56 
  - Kick and Rec for all the Cain fans stopping in  Kingofalldems   Nov-28-11 04:26 PM   #20 
  - Just one affair? Is that enough to win this race?  CreekDog   Nov-28-11 04:33 PM   #23 
  - No wonder Newt's ahead in the polls. n/t  A Simple Game   Nov-28-11 09:37 PM   #81 
  - Now that is getting out front of the problem!  yellerpup   Nov-28-11 04:37 PM   #24 
  - To Cain and his folks: "No Shit, Sherlock!"  fascisthunter   Nov-28-11 04:43 PM   #27 
  - Is his 15 minutes over YET?  LittleGirl   Nov-28-11 04:47 PM   #29 
  - Maybe it's part of the Herman Cain Art Project.  mwb970   Nov-28-11 04:57 PM   #31 
  - 'The Herman Cain Story', rated PG-999*  beac   Nov-28-11 05:03 PM   #33 
  - Its beginning to look a lot like Christmas!!!!  grantcart   Nov-28-11 05:08 PM   #34 
  - Looks like Cain can find a good friend in fellow adulterer Newt Gingrich  alp227   Nov-28-11 05:36 PM   #37 
  - I feel sorry for Mrs. Cain.  Rozlee   Nov-28-11 05:43 PM   #39 
  - how convenient, now he's doing preemptive affair-strikes  katty   Nov-28-11 05:50 PM   #43 
  - So Hermie....  Swede Atlanta    Nov-28-11 05:54 PM   #44 
  - Friends with Entitlements. n/t  beac   Nov-28-11 07:40 PM   #64 
  - Squirmin' Herman needs to file a reverse class action suit  Doctor_J   Nov-28-11 05:59 PM   #45 
  - When does Gloria Allred arrive? n/t  radhika   Nov-28-11 06:27 PM   #49 
  - Of all the turds on their side  Mosaic   Nov-28-11 06:28 PM   #50 
  - Even the hardcore Teahidsts at my job have  humbled_opinion   Nov-28-11 06:33 PM   #52 
  - It's the Oh Shituation Room  paparush   Nov-28-11 06:35 PM   #54 
  - It's amazing he even thought he could run for POTUS knowing all this would eventually come out...  Yooperman   Nov-28-11 06:37 PM   #55 
  - Clinton had an affair too, and he made it  DissedByBush   Nov-28-11 08:42 PM   #72 
     - ROFLMFAO  Caretha   Nov-28-11 09:50 PM   #84 
     - about which part? n/t  DissedByBush   Nov-28-11 10:49 PM   #91 
     - What faked memos?  Doctor_J   Nov-29-11 08:12 AM   #98 
        - Oh, come on  DissedByBush   Nov-29-11 10:58 PM   #104 
  - So what else is new? If anything,  bitchkitty   Nov-28-11 06:39 PM   #57 
  - Dah... even a blind squirrel finds a nut every now and then  NCcoast   Nov-28-11 06:51 PM   #58 
  - It's weird....  dennis4868   Nov-28-11 06:51 PM   #59 
  - Yeah, WTF CNN?  OswegoAtheist   Nov-28-11 09:28 PM   #78 
  - Yes another "false" accusation  Politicalboi   Nov-28-11 06:54 PM   #60 
  - In other news, Republicans suck.  blkmusclmachine   Nov-28-11 07:16 PM   #62 
  - Newt has now gone ahead in the polling race  WoodyM90   Nov-28-11 07:30 PM   #63 
  - Two Words- Brokered Convention  stockholmer   Nov-28-11 07:45 PM   #66 
  - At what point will repubicans reject Hermie Cain's ...  66 dmhlt   Nov-28-11 08:26 PM   #71 
  - The disdain for Cain is falling like rain.  Lint Head   Nov-28-11 08:47 PM   #73 
  - Who knew Muhammed Ali was a DU member?  Doctor_J   Nov-29-11 08:09 AM   #97 
  - He's Leavin'  unionworks   Nov-28-11 09:13 PM   #74 
  - And she's white. Oh, boy...  AnnieBW   Nov-28-11 09:24 PM   #76 
  - YEE-HAW! n/t  unionworks   Nov-28-11 09:34 PM   #80 
  - Are you sure?  NOLALady   Nov-28-11 10:18 PM   #87 
  - I was wrong  AnnieBW   Nov-29-11 09:21 PM   #103 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Nov-29-11 07:25 AM   #96 
  - HOW is this man still running for office after ALL the accusations?????  Sarah Ibarruri   Nov-28-11 09:34 PM   #79 
  - Conservatives need to boycott Fox  fantomas   Nov-28-11 09:45 PM   #82 
  - Pretty soon Fox will show Cain with a (D) next to his picture  Doctor_J   Nov-29-11 09:02 AM   #99 
  - "A third woman will make false sexual accusations against Herman Cain"  ProfessionalLeftist   Nov-28-11 09:47 PM   #83 
  - +1  wickerwoman   Nov-29-11 03:58 PM   #101 
  - "an acquaintance that I thought was a friend." Does she have pictures?  yellowcanine   Nov-28-11 09:53 PM   #85 
  - buh bye. n/t  shanti   Nov-28-11 10:18 PM   #88 
  - It's nice that he's  christx30   Nov-28-11 11:17 PM   #92 
  - This headline can also be used as a pretzel.  sofa king   Nov-29-11 06:51 PM   #102 
  - Kick!  sarcasmo   Nov-30-11 08:35 AM   #105 

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