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Whoopi Tries to Paint Ann Romney as Out of Touch, Fails

Angel56 Wrote: Oct 19, 2012 10:55 AM
Why didn't Whoopi serve in the American military?
PetermanHighcock Wrote: Oct 19, 2012 11:00 AM
AmyDB Wrote: Oct 19, 2012 11:20 AM
No Peterman because she's a pacifist progressive.
ProgusParasitus Wrote: Oct 19, 2012 11:00 AM
Like, doing what? Sinking Navy vessels maybe, or stealing classifid information?
NW-Res Wrote: Oct 19, 2012 11:07 AM
No, I think she got confused by her "service" aboard the Starship Enterprise.
Ken6226 Wrote: Oct 19, 2012 11:15 AM
Now let's be fair. Whoopi could never have been in the Navy. They'd have thought she was an octupus.

During The View yesterday, co-host Whoopi Goldberg attempted to pin Ann Romney in an corner and as out of touch by saying, "your religion doesn't allow people to serve [in the military]." Romney immediately and gracefully responded by saying her assumption wasn't correct. Jump to 4:42 for the exchange.

Whoopi: As first lady, if you get the job, it’s going to entail a lot of things, and one of those things is going to be talking to the mothers whose children are coming home in bags, you know, from wars. Now, I know — I believe that your...