The Indiana governor will decide after April 29 if he's to run for president, and in a recent interview with the Indianapolis Star, he joked about the "low standard" of the 2012 Republican presidential field and his possible campaign slogan, "At least he's not a freak":
In fact, in recent days the talk has seemed to center more around the political sideshow led by Donald Trump, who has renewed questions about whether Obama is a U.S. citizen. That, among other things, led Time magazine columnist Joe Klein to beg Daniels to get into the race, calling the rest of the GOP field a "freak show."
Asked about that portrayal of the Republican choices, Daniels laughed.
"It's always good to be held to a low standard," he said and envisioned his campaign being praised with the words: "At least he's not a freak."
"Look," Daniels said more seriously. "I like all those folks. Odds are I'll wind up supporting one of 'em, so I've got nothing but good things to say about them."
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