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Matt Romney, Throwback

wwellborn Wrote: Nov 01, 2012 10:20 AM
I hope "the good ole days" behavior returns when Mitt Romney is elected president. I have been praying for a return to the days of morality and ethics for a long time now.

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."...