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This image posted to Reddit is of Mitt Romney pumping his own gas in La Jolla, California last night. The pic has since gone viral.

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A commenter at Reddit captures the appropriate significance.

It is pretty amazing that in such a short period of time you can go from missing becoming the leader of one of the most powerful countries in the world by a couple % to pumping your own gas like everyone else.

Not that he couldn't afford to have someone else do it but imagine Obama just casually strolling around a gas station by himself at night getting gas and a couple twinkies.

6:07 AM PT: Apparently Romney wasn't as pissed as he looks in the picture.

When others pointed out that he merely looks annoyed at having his photo taken by a stranger, mkb95 countered that he "talked to him for a good three minutes while he was filling his tank," and even learned that he's planning to move "to one of his houses" in La Jolla.

"It was definitely not a negatively inspired post," the Redditor wrote. "I just thought it would interest some of you."

h/t Dances with Beagles


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