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Seriously? AP Suggests Rommey Needs 'Diplomacy 101' After Quip About Spain

Egon3 Wrote: Oct 07, 2012 1:35 PM
An honest, factual remark. Romney should have included a whole list of socialist countries going broke : Spain, Portugal, Italy, Greece, all the way down to Zimbabwe which is precisely where Owebummer and the Dems are taking America. They would succeed if given the chance.
Dave M Wrote: Oct 07, 2012 3:45 PM
Again- as another poster pointed out -why should he. He mentioned Spain because Spain was the topic.

It's getting ridiculous. Apparently, Romney hurt Spain's feelings by suggesting the American economy might not want to end up like the one in Spain, and the AP then suggested Romney might take advantage of 'Diplomacy 101' should he become president.

First, the AP account:

WASHINGTON (AP) — If Mitt Romney becomes president, he might need a crash course in Diplomacy 101.

He irritated Britons and Palestinians during a summer tour abroad and has declared Russia to be America's No. 1 geopolitical foe. Just last week, the Republican candidate, who plans a foreign policy speech Monday, raised...