Jon Huntsman, r, shakes a man's hand in Nashua, N.H., Saturday, Aug. 13, 2011.
Jon Huntsman, r, shakes a man's hand in Nashua, N.H., Saturday, Aug. 13, 2011. Cheryl Senter/AP
Jon Huntsman Jr. (remember him?) rose from the relative obscurity of the back of the Republican presidential candidates pack Thursday, to tweak with a tweet fellow White House hopeful Texas Gov. Rick Perry for expressing skepticism about evolution.
To be clear. I believe in evolution and trust scientists on global warming. Call me crazy.
But the former Utah governor quickly followed up with a shot at President Obama, in what looked like a attempt to keep whatever GOP street cred he still has:
And also, with the jobs crisis this country faces, President Obama should be calling Congress back to DC, not going on a 10 day vacation.