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If Mormonism Is Fair Game, so Is Jeremiah Wright

Shash Ligai Nahalin Wrote: Apr 26, 2012 10:22 AM
In taking a swipe at Romney's religion both the Governor and O'Donnell got their facts mixed up . Had they cared at all about the truth (apparently Obama surrogates do not) , they would have read this Smithsonian article which gets it right: George Romney at age five fled Colonia Juárez with his family to avoid the predation of Poncho Villa. Colonia Juárez is near the Sierra Madre mountains were Geranimo was raised. His grand father by the way, had just one wife. The governor should have said Romney's great grand father was a polygamist.

A well-regarded Republican strategist at a private gathering recently warned, "And just wait until they play that Mormon card." By "they," he meant the Obama campaign and its complicit media cheerleaders.

Lawrence O'Donnell, only days later, gave his viewers a historical tutorial on the Mormon religion, darkly suggesting that we all should be afraid, very afraid. The Democratic governor of Montana, Brian Schweitzer, called Mitt Romney's grandfather a "polygamist."

This is actually good news for the Romney campaign.

By making Romney's Mormonism an issue, the Obama campaign has, as trial lawyers like to say, "reopened" the issue...