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  •  Has Romney ever discussed... (2+ / 0-)
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    Gordon20024, lysias

    The "why" part of being president?

    The Republican brand: "Consequences, schmonsequences, as long as I'm rich"

    by D in Northern Virginia on Wed Jul 18, 2012 at 07:59:29 AM PDT

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    •  when you think about it not really (2+ / 0-)
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      D in Northern Virginia, mayim

      He has never really discussed what his motivation to seek the presidency is. I mean, aside from the fact he wants it and it's his turn.

      Oh that's right, he sees the middle class suffering and he wants to help them. Sure....

      "When I think of all the harm the Bible has done, I despair of ever writing anything to equal it." ~ Oscar Wilde

      by Scott Wooledge on Wed Jul 18, 2012 at 08:30:28 AM PDT

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    •  Somebody discussed this recently, (1+ / 0-)
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      D in Northern Virginia

      and it has something to do with the Mormon hierarchy and becoming the equivalent of a saint.  Never underestimate the importance of his Mormon faith.  Those magic undergarments are the reason he looks so ill-fitted in jeans.  He thinks the first Mormon presidency is ordained--he's not just any Mormon, but in the line of the founding fathers.

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