It was inevitable for two reasons: the man is a horse's ass (which alone would not diminish his chances), and 2) today's GOP media talking heads are also horse's asses, and they eat their own kind. Apparently, they don't want Rick Perry for President.
He’s also being criticized for his incoherency when asked about Pakistan and nukes. If he’s having trouble with foreign policy, perhaps it’s because he’s using Douglas Feith – the man General Tommy Franks called the stupidest guy on the face of the earth – to school him in that field.
And if the pundits need more ammo, they can always revisit the secession moment, or work this angle:
That gay stripper thing will be sure to end his dreams of presidency.
I still say they ended when he went after Bernanke.
Looks like Mike Huckabee will be spared the quarter for a return call to Good Ol' Rick to ask him to drop out.
....but hey, do what you want....you will anyway.