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Herman Cain accused of having 13-year affair

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Just when it seemed like the Herman Cain crazy train was showing signs of slowing down, someone's come along to throw more coal into the furnace… or however old-timey trains work. Ginger White, a businesswoman from Atlanta, recently told the local Fox News affiliate that she had an extramarital affair with Cain for thirteen years, a claim that Cain refuted in an interview with CNN's Wolf Blitzer. "I just wanted to give you a heads-up, and your audience a heads-up — here we go again," Cain, who is currently facing a series of sexual harassment charges, said. Cain added that he didn't "want to specify" because his campaign was planning on handling the charges "detail by detail, accusation by accusation."

The former Godfather's Pizza CEO, who referred to the woman as "an acquaintance that I thought was a friend," also issued a statement through his attorney to Fox 5 Atlanta, which doesn't deny the charge so much as it… like… acknowledges its existence. "[Mr. Cain] has no obligation to discuss these types of accusations with the media and he will not do so even if his principled position is viewed unfavorably by members of the media," his attorney said. 

For her part, White says that the thirteen-year affair with Cain "wasn't complicated." "I was aware that he was married," she told reporter Dale Russell. "And I was also aware that I was involved in a very inappropriate situation, relationship." White's interview airs Monday evening. Shitstorm, commence!