Jon Huntsman wants to run for president, but he's President Obama's ambassador to China (if only for a few more days). How can get get attention if he's prohibited from hitting the stump? How about this way: looking like a super chill bro. Earlier this week, Politico profiled the Republican and fawningly referenced his sweet prog rock playlist, noting that in high school, Huntsman jammed with a band called Wizard, which covered the likes of REO Speedwagon. But Huntsman's glory days are not behind him. Thursday, he was photographed in Shanghai, conspicuously riding a Harley-Davidson motorcycle. Before you know it, he's going to have the bro vote locked up.
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