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

lillith70 Wrote: Oct 07, 2012 3:03 PM
Our thin-skinned allies? When Romney takes over as president they will remove the knives they threw at his back. The socialist press in those countries are to dictate what the US president says? Mitt Romney is a moderate man. As president the favor seekers will be out in front of the socialist begging bunch? Do we need them more than they need us? Seems so because they are very lacking in standing up to any threat to us or "getting our back". Australia, Canada, England and Poland have sent troops and Japan and Germany still visit with us politely.

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...