Romney showboating

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    But the last-minute nature of the call for donations left some in the campaign concerned that they would end up with an empty truck. So the night before the event, campaign aides went to a local Wal-Mart and spent $5,000 on granola bars, canned food, and diapers to put on display while they waited for donations to come in, according to one staffer. (The campaign confirmed that it "did donate supplies to the relief effort," but would not specify how much it spent.)

    This later led to a staging for some supporters to hand supplies to Romney himself:

    As supporters lined up to greet the candidate, a young volunteer in a Romney/Ryan T-shirt stood near the tables, his hands cupped around his mouth, shouting, "You need a donation to get in line!"

    Empty-handed supporters pled for entrance, with one woman asking, "What if we dropped off our donations up front?"

    The volunteer gestured toward a pile of groceries conveniently stacked near the candidate. "Just grab something," he said.

    Two teenage boys retrieved a jar of peanut butter each, and got in line. When it was their turn, they handed their "donations" to Romney. He took them, smiled, and offered an earnest "Thank you."

    Romney Campaign Bought Own Supplies For 'Storm Relief Event' In Ohio | TPM LiveWire
     
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    there's no mittens like show mittens
     
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    what the office of president has been reduced to...by all candidates...this antic is pretty darned good though
     
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    This is what you find important? That not everyone can give and they shared the credit for donating? Oooooh, greedy, racist conservatives can't fool you guys
     
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    nice spin
     
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    I am so disappointed in Mittens...Not.....This is just practice for his new job...


    [​IMG]..bring your tired masses and bend over....:tongue:
     
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    For God's sakes, that's what they do. Why is the radical left so hypersensitive these days?
     
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    Got photoshop? The freaking left never fails to amaze, like Maobama isn't out there getting infront of every camera he can find. Get real.
     
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    Omg what a horrible devil Romney must be.

    Good Lordy. You've all gone bonkers.
     
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    you misspelled fake.
     

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