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Mitt Romney at Ford Field
"It's quite the venue for Romney's speech" @MaeveReston
 
those wide shots at the Romney Ford Field event aren't doing him any favors.
@rickklein via TweetDeck
So apparently football stadiums only carry sound when there are 60K people watching a game. Can barely here the crowd clap here in Detroit.
@EmilyABC via Seesmic
Romney thanks Ford Field for hosting: "I guess we had a hard time finding a large enough place to meet... and this certainly is."
@GarrettNBCNews via TweetDeck
"This is not exciting and barn-burning," Romney says in wind-up to his Detroit policy speech
@michaelpfalcone via web
Empty seats visible on CSPAN feed
@ZekeJMiller via TweetDeck
After this Ford Field debacle, I want to Photoshop Mitt Romney speaking in other thinly populated areas.
@MattOrtega via TweetDeck
Romney squeezes Detroit event into deserted stadium. http://t.co/...
@ByronYork via Twitterrific
CNN breaks away. MSNBC talking over, Fox and Bloomberg TV not airing Romney speech.
@jeffzeleny via TweetDeck
Tomorrow, Mitt Romney will address the Arizona Economic Club in the Grand Canyon.
@adamsorensen via Tweetie for Mac
Somewhere Michael Deaver is weeping.
@BuzzFeedBen via TweetDeck
1,200 seats filled for Romney event at Ford Field. Spokesman for Detroit Economic Club said original hotel venue could only accommodate 700
@michaelpfalcone via web
Mitt Romney is expected to mimic Obama's 2008 trip to Berlin by delivering a foreign policy address in the sand dunes of Egypt.
@MattOrtega via TweetDeck
Speaking of 2008 ... suffice it to say, President Obama's speech in Denver wasn't a Romney event:
Obama in Denver

10:03 AM PT: Sorry, I couldn't resist one more hilarious photo of the scene in Detroit:

By the way, if you listened to the speech, it was as empty as the stadium—he didn't mention anything new, just the same old tired crap. Pure vapidity.

10:12 AM PT: Oh, and here was President Obama in Detroit on Labor Day 2011.

10:24 AM PT: Another great angle of #romneyfail, this time from Greg Sargent:

Here's a shot that shows the Romney speech didn't even fill up the folding chairs in front of the stage: http://t.co/...
@ThePlumLineGS via TweetDeck

Originally posted to The Jed Report on Fri Feb 24, 2012 at 09:56 AM PST.

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