Damn the facts!
Originally posted on Rat Nation:
EVEN PANICKED REPUBLICANS JUMP ON THE BANDWAGON
Mitt Romney has stepped in it again. In the eyes of those with political agendas and vested interests who are feigning indignation, that is. As was the case with Romney’s now infamous “47%” comments (the context of which, was also correct, by the way), the erstwhile Republican presidential nominee has once again come under fire for comments he believed he was making in confidence. And this time, panicked Republicans have jumped on the opportunistic bandwagon as well.
Speaking to a group of campaign donors, Romney opined that Obama had followed the “old playbook” of using targeted initiatives to woo specific interest groups – “especially the African-American community, the Hispanic community and young people.”
Any reasonably functioning adult in America with even a modicum of interest in politics who doesn’t believe this to be true is either unable to read, watch television or listen to…
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