The College of Charleston anticipates a large attendance at today’s “ROCK ME LIKE A HERMAN CAIN: SOUTH CAIN-OLINA PRIMARY RALLY” at the College’s Cistern Yard today. The standing only event will open its gates at noon for the lucky first 3,500 people to arrive for the 1 PM rally. George Street will be closed from 11 – 2 PM.
Colbert and Cain will emerge from Cain’s bus and come through Porter’s Lodge into the Cistern Yard where they will speak from a stage over the cistern. The rally will include the College of Charleston cheerleaders, dance team, pep band, and renowned gospel choir, which is comprised of 150 voices.
Crowd lining up at the event (11:12 AM):
Question: Is the Secret Service now providing protection for Colbert? Check out this photo from today’s event. See the ear piece?
The Charleston newspapers have given prominent coverage to the event: