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

katepatate Wrote: Nov 17, 2012 5:59 PM
When people on welfare make more spendable money than a hardworking person who gets up every day and goes to work then there is something wrong with the system. It should hurt a little if you don't go to work. You should have to do without big screen tvs and expensive athletic shoes, and manicures. I want and deserve to keep more of my money that I have earned. If I want to give it to a needy person, I should decide what needy person.

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...