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  •  The pins are mind-blowing emblems of (1+ / 0-)
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    self-aggrandizement and vanity. I can't say I've ever seen anything quite like them.

    How much was spent on them?

    Will the next news cycle be about how he had nothing to do with awarding Olympic contracts? Will he be forced to step away from the Olympics as well as Bain and as well as Romneycare? What will the hollow man be left with to tout - Anne's cookie recipe?

    Romney is the PERFECT representation of Republicanism in it's "I Got Mine" "Greed is Good" form of pathology. What's interesting is watching Republicans run away from the guy who is the walking talking embodiment of their ethos.

    “Human kindness has never weakened the stamina or softened the fiber of a free people. A nation does not have to be cruel to be tough.” FDR

    by Phoebe Loosinhouse on Mon Jul 16, 2012 at 06:35:31 AM PDT

    •  When he starts running on the Olympics.... (0+ / 0-)

      We can either destroy the argument based on the facts, or we can just trot out these pins and say,

      'sure Mitt, we know you saved the Olympics, we have your pins to prove it,' good job little guy, we appreciate it.

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