VIDEO: Jay Smooth on Rick Perry and Superman

This vlogger sees some irony in the Republican presidential candidate comparing himself to the superhero.

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Rick Perry, the governor of Texas and candidate for the Republican presidential nomination, has taken a hard line on immigration during his time as the Lone Star State's chief executive. So when Perry recently compared himself to Superman at a campaign stop, the popular vlogger Jay Smooth of Ill Doctrine couldn't help but note the irony.

"[Superman] loved America so much that he was willing to take on a secret identity, live a double life and step up to do all the hardest, most backbreaking work no one was willing to do so he could be part of America," Smooth said.

Source: the Huffington Post.

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