South Carolina Republican candidates for governor, from left Rep. Nikki Haley, R-Lexington, U.S. Rep. Gresham Barrett, R-SC and Lt. Gov. Andre Bauer, listen during their debate on the issues at ETV studios Monday, May 3, 2010, in Columbia, S.C. (AP Photo/Mary Ann Chastain) (Mary Ann Chastain)
Nikki Haley faces another affair rumor at debate
Haley accuses S.C. Lt. Governor Andre Bauer of planting the story, Bauer looks nonplussed
During yesterday's TV debate, Haley accused Bauer of shopping the story around and only firing Marchant in order to lend credibility to the tale. Bauer is a dim enough character that it's possible he thought he could get in on this "accusing Haley of infidelity" thing and not have it backfire.
If you need a laugh this afternoon, take a look at Bauer's face at 3:30: