A sign outside Reliant Stadium lists the upcoming prayer event, The Response: a call to prayer for a nation in crisis, Tuesday, Aug. 2, 2011, in Houston. Texas Gov. Rick Perry organized what seemed ... more 
A sign outside Reliant Stadium lists the upcoming prayer event, The Response: a call to prayer for a nation in crisis, Tuesday, Aug. 2, 2011, in Houston. Texas Gov. Rick Perry organized what seemed like a slam-dunk event for a politician in a state where religion and politics walk hand in hand: He would fill Houston’s Reliant Stadium with fellow believers in a seven-hour session of Christian atonement. But this weekend's prayer rally could be political double-edged sword now that he is eyeing a run for the White House. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip) less 
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Associated Press | Photo By David J. Phillip
Wed, Aug 3, 2011 12:05 AM EDT