Why does Cain keep quoting her? And does he even know that he’s doing it?
The Power of One was also Summer’s return to the Atlantic Records label, some ten years after her highly successful album Another Place and Time, albeit for just this one-off single. Summer has not collaborated with either Atlantic Records or its parent label Warner Music since.
That poet? The lyricist for the themesong to Pokémon: The Movie 2000, recorded by Ms Donna Summer. Who knew retrogamer chic was a Republican value? The Mystery of Herman Cain and the Donna Summer
Cain Quotes ‘Pokémon’ Movie in Final Speech A presidential candidate’s final speech can often be the way an entire campaign is remembered—and Herman Cain quoted the Pokémon movie.
The day that former presidential candidate Herman Cain recited the lyrics of an unnamed «poet» at the end of one of the Republican debates will forever live in infamy. Mostly because that poet was Donna Summer and the lyrics were from a song she performed on a Pokemon movie soundtrack.
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Herman Cain, a former Republican candidate for President of the United States, quoted lines from the Donna Summer song multiple times throughout his campaign. He first used them in his official campaign announcement, mis-attributing them to the closing song of the 2000 Olympics .
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In a climatic moment at last Thursday’s Republican presidential debate, Herman Cain summed up his vision for the future with message “Life can be a challenge, life can seem impossible, but it’s never easy when there’s so much on the line” — a direct quote lifted from the song “The Power of One” from the film Pokemon: The Movie 2000.
Dec 03, 2011 · Herman Cain drops out of the 2012 GOP race on December 3rd, 2012 in his home town of Atlanta, Georgia. Intro by Peewee Herman and credits to the movie Pokemon 2000.
…it was hardly the first time Herman Cain had quoted, and incorrectly sourced, the lyrics from “The Power of One.” On a seemingly official website, Cain quotes the lyrics but attributes them to “the closing song to the 2000 Olympics.” He made the same mistake …
Chances are high that Mr. Cain has no idea that he’s quoting a song enjoyed by millions of club goers and 7-10 year olds back in the year 2000. Then again, maybe he knows exactly what he’s doing.
Aug 12, 2011 · Better yet, Cain has cited it before and incorrectly attributed it to the closing song of the 2000 Summer Olympics instead of, ahem, the Pokemon flick. Maybe he saw the movie with a …
Aug 12, 2011 · At the 2012 Presidential Republican Primary Debate, Herman Cain, knowing or unknowingly, quoting ‘The Power of One’ theme song to Pokemon: The Movie 2000, by Donna Summers.