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Cruz: “I’m Pretty Certain Mitt Romney Actually French-kissed Barack Obama”

Harold15 Wrote: Nov 18, 2012 12:30 PM
TEA party Republicans got elected promising they'd change the way things are done in Washington. Okay, fine. Just what have they done to try to change things. I know there aren't many of them but it seems to me that all they have done is join the establishment. I used to support the TEA party in spirit, though not financially, but during the 2012 campaign they pretty much became a mouthpiece for the Republican party, rather than the independent grassroots movement they claimed to me. I know longer support them even in spirit. I've unsubscribed to their newsletter as I have to nearly all Republican newsletters. The Republican party is so much like the Democrats that I don't really want to have anything to do with either.

Yes, my friends, that is a direct quote. But here’s a bit of context before your collective imaginations start running wild (via Politico):

Sen.-elect Ted Cruz believes Mitt Romney got a little too close to Barack Obama in the third presidential debate.

“I’m pretty certain Mitt Romney actually French-kissed Barack Obama,” Cruz said in a speech at the Federalist Society’s annual conference Friday.

Cruz said that conservatives failed to make their case to the American people, leaving Romney no choice but to move toward the president. “We didn’t win the argument, we didn’t even make the argument” throughout much...