1. ASPIRATIONS

    Rick Perry Hopes to Be Tim Tebow

    SIOUX CITY, IA - DECEMBER 15:  Republican presidential candidate Texas Gov. Rick Perry fields a question during the Fox News Channel debate at the Sioux City Convention Center on December 15, 2011 in Sioux City, Iowa. The GOP contenders are in the final stretch of campaigning in Iowa where the January 3rd caucus is the first test the candidates must face before becoming the Republican presidential nominee.  (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

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    An endorsement might help: Rick Perry said Thursday he hopes to be the Tim Tebow of the Iowa caucuses. “I hope I am the Tim Tebow of the Iowa caucuses,” he said at the Iowa debate. Perry noted how Tebow had many doubters, who criticized his “throwing mechanics” and said he “wasn’t going to be a very good NFL quarterback.” Perry is currently polling in fourth place in Iowa, with about 10 percent of the vote.

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