Tag Archives : Mitt Romney

Why You Lost 2

  Let’s get one thing clear right off the bat, Republicans: You didn’t lose because people didn’t ‘wake up’ in time, or because Black Panthers carjacked all the little white nanas on the way to the polling place. The UN didn’t shut down stations in republican states, and HAARP didn’t make that gust of wind […]

sad romney

When the election ends, the work begins.

As an expat, one gets used to being the de facto translator for cultural or national matters, on everything from who in the world would eat peanut butter and jelly sandwiches, to what people do on Thanksgiving.  But during election season, the questions fly thick and fast.  Trying to explain the electoral college to people […]

US politics, in one tweet. 1

As many of you know, Hurricane Sandy ripped through the northeast of the US this past week. One of the hardest hit areas after NYC was the state of New Jersey, who saw widespread structural damage. New Jersey’s governor is Chris Christie, a Republican, who has in the hours and days after the strike worked […]

We're not going to let our campaign be dictated by the fact checkers Neil Newhouse August 27 2012

The Romney campaign, as shown by Paul Ryan’s speech last night.

Here’s the problem with Ryan’s speech yesterday, which included four demonstrably proven lies (and by extension, the Romney campaign): Either Ryan actually believed he was telling the truth, in which case he’s an idiot; or he lied to his ow n party (and Americans at large) hoping no one would notice, which seems unlikely considering […]

Petition to make Rick Astley’s “Never Gonna Give You Up” the campaign song for Mitt Romney

From Mitt’s refusal to release his tax returns, to his dreadful overseas visits, to the most recent incident of his press secretary Andrea Saul admitting that Romneycare (the predecessor to Obamacare) saves lives, it’s obvious that we the American public are being trolled.  No actual, real, candidate could screw up this spectacularly without doing it […]

Dear Mitt Romney Campaign;

If you want to run on a platform of fearmongering about, among other things, the fact that Obamacare (the Affordable Care Act) will kill people (DEATH PANELS YO), you might want to tell your lackeys to stay on point.  When they point out that Romneycare (the blueprint for the ACA) saves lives, you have a […]