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Matt Romney, Throwback

Jan13 Wrote: Nov 01, 2012 10:13 AM
Those of us who are acquainted with "Ozzie and Harriet" and "Father Knows Best" long for a return to those values, language and focus on family. Great article. Love all the information shared in the comments too!

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."...