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Matt Romney, Throwback

chris463 Wrote: Nov 02, 2012 11:34 PM
The seniors were protesting voter oppression. Voter oppression is going back to the good old days of Jim Crow. It sounds like you missed the intent of the ad. You are aware that the GOP tried to limit the access to vote. Did you hear the GOP say in PA that was the way Romney would win?

The policies Mitt Romney advocates might be quite new after four years of this administration, but his language is a golden oldie. By now, the retro phrases that punctuate his vocabulary have acquired a name of their own: Mittisms.

Michael Barbaro and Ashley Parker, a couple of New York Times reporters, compiled an impressive list of them in a news story that ran in our paper the other Sunday. To run through them is to take a trip into the past:

When he fell in love with his wife, Mitt Romney wasn't just in love, he was "smitten."...