Skip to comments.Ideas for the Romney Campaign: Post Them Here! (vanity)
Posted on 09/08/2012 2:43:48 PM PDT by Hetty_Fauxvert
I have seen several mentions on this site in the last few days that the Romney campaign has staffers who actively sift through this and other sites for ideas they can use. So I say, why make it hard for them? Let's post our best ideas here and let 'em have at it.
Let the fun begin!
Constantly play Obama say “if I can’t do it in 3 years it will be a 1 term proposition”. It has that Read My Lips quality that can sink the commie
Attack and don’t look back.
Tell him he can have your tax records when he gives us his college records, and his Social scurity card records.
Sto farting around and get nasty.
Take Carters 80’s dem convention speech and as he is making a point similar to Obama in his convention speech have them superimposed the heads. Rush had the comparisons on his show Friday..
Run ads showing boards making decisions on whether or not you can have that surgery or that treatment.
People have forgotten how bad Obamacare is, remind them! Show lines to get into doctors, delays in surgery for cancer, etc.
Labels work. Biden and Obama were rated the 2 most liberal Senators in the Senate before they were elected in 2008. Why not call Obama a liberal over and over until it sinks in. Avoid the talk of whether he is a nice guy or not or that he is a socialist or not or that he is a muslim or not or that he is a Kenyan or not.The media is only going to run interference for him.He is a liberal period and as such represents only a small constituency of our society. This is a center right country. The liberal label does not sell well. Ask Mike Yes I admit I am a liberal Dukakis.
Announce a Clint Eastwood Appreciation (You’ve Got to Let Him Go) day............Everyone tries to see his new movie “Trouble with the Curve” on the day it opens, or at least buys a ticket. Let the box office receipts tell the story the media is trying to suppress.
I would play Obama telling that woman her elderly mother is “too old” for life saving surgery and should be given a “pain pill” instead.
You can do a lot with Obama’s preposterous statements in which he plays doctor and makes stuff up your family’s medical treatment.
RUN OBAMA, RUN! (please place on front bumper)
How about a series of headlines “Bush expands TSA power to seize property”, “Bush installing facial recognition technology” etc... with narration...then redline “Bush” replacing with “Obama”....
“How’s that hope and change workin’ for ya?”
They were all so worried about Bush assuming too much power under Homeland Security...Obama is a tyrant
The Democrats told us at their convention they believe:
“Government Is The Only Thing We All Belong To”
Romney and Ryan believe:
The Government Belongs To Us
I’ll start. It seems to me that one of the most effective weapons against a stuffed shirt like Obama is ridicule. Clint Eastwood’s now-famous “Empty Chair” speech at the GOP convention was not only funny, it spawned its own meme.
I’d like to see the Romney campaign or their surrogates reach out to the swing-voters using humor. Mind you, it can’t be “mean” humor (anything the pundits can point at and yelp, “Racist!” or “Mean-spirited!”). It has to be amusing, to the point, and very hip and cool. I think Obama should be portrayed as yesterday’s news, and just about as “cool” as your old hipster dad who insists on having a beer with the young guys.
Our guys will never be invited on SNL (which is pretty dated, anyway) and if they were, they shouldn’t go because they’ll become the butt of the joke. But Ryan, who seems to have a sense of humor and is younger, “cooler,” and better looking than Obama, should seek out and accept invitations to Jon Stewart’s “Daily Show” and Stephen Colbert’s show. (Especially Colbert, since he has more of a sense of fair play than Stewart.) Ryan can present the Republican case with a smile and without becoming ruffled, and has a quick enough wit to banter with the hosts. A single appearance on these shows might inspire a lot of swing voters to say, “Hey, that Ryan guy is pretty funny! And I couldn’t see his tail and horns anywhere. Hm, maybe it’s okay to vote Republican this year?”
Another good venue to present humor is on YouTube. Some slick and very funny short spots on YouTube could catch fire go viral. The meme is: “Republicans cool; Obama old news. Fire the guy who can’t do the job!” Again, these YouTube presentations should not be mean-spirited or even close to it, as that will backfire. Romney campaign: Call up funny guys like Ron White, Dennis Miller, Jeff Foxworthy, and get them working with you!
When “the emperor has no clothes!” becomes obvious to everyone, it’s easy to dethrone that emperor. We need to use humor to make it obvious.
I’ve always loved the quote from Neal Boortz:
“If you hate the rich so much, then go get a job from a poor person.”
Yes, ...And then at the end, use the Eastwood line - ....if someone can’t do the job, you have to let ‘em go.
Third World Order
1> ACT EXCITED - do not sit on your hands, do not worry about your grammar. Get to the meat of the matter think in “SOUND BITES”
2> new buzz phrase “A WAR ON MEN” - there are fewer men with jobs right now than at anytime in our history. We love women, but we also believe in string families; which mean MEN WITH JOBS.
3> Stop letting them get away with saying “a tax cut for the wealthiest 1%.” Just say - “That claim was fully disputed by the Washington Post - it's a tax break for EVERYONE especially the middle-class
4> Stop letting them own the middle-class. Working people are the middle-class, business owners, police and teachers. Not “illegal aliens”
5> Stop this business that “Immigrants” are good. Call them what they are “ILLEGAL IMMIGRAMTS ARE LAW BREAKERS” We understand their plight, but law-abiding Americans come first.
I dont think there is nothing Romney can do.. I believe peeps have already made there mind up. blacks and the welfare peeps will vote for him no matter what, by the droves.
Let em’. The Kenyan in Chief is out. They can take their “race card” and shove it up their collective racist ass.
I agree with you— they could be eating from dumpsters behind walmart and they would still vote for zero— i just dont understand that— i guess they are racist
Talk to Allen West and ask him to use his ad only change to RR at the end.
Otherwise, don’t change a thing about the commercial. It’s PERFECT.
You understand why Herman Cain had to go then. Heads would explode in a Cain-Obama debate.
Talk about the Soyndra, Fast and Furious, Holder lawsuits agains states BO ignoring the people’s representatives and thus the people by issuing executive orders for everything he can’t or doesn’t feel like going thru Congress for. Talk about the corruption and investigations going on. Talk about putting citizens of other countries (illegals) above the citizens of the USA. Ask where his college records and medical history are . Talk about his mentors like in the 2016 movie and point out what kind of people they are and say BO shares their vision for the USA. The list goes on and on.
Biden said: “Osama bin Laden is dead, and GM is alive.” Well, just keep flashing the idle Delaware GM plant and the $$ that went to build cars in Finland.
After 4 years and 16 Trillion, EVERYONE needs a little R&R.
Agreed. If the Romney camp still needs ammo they have serious problems. Romney had better be ready to get “real” in the debates. Obama has nothing to run on. He has to much power. I should not have to say whether a President sucks or not. Get out of my life Washington D.C. !!
None of the above. The people have been exposed to the Obama legend and, as numbers indicate, many have consciously blinded themselves. It’s not that different from 08 really.
I’m reminded of Cassandra, who tried to warn the Trojans of the gift the Greeks left outside their gates. She never even got the chance to say “I told you so”, though, believe me, there’s no consolation in that either.
Negative campaigning won’t do it. Period. It’s a turn-off.
Romney needs to start promising. Actually he must do more than that; he has to evoke an image of a rational government, flourishing economy, equal treatment under law, and peaceful communities, and the real possibility of upward mobility,and the knowledge that effort will be rewarded. He has to present this as a certainty under his leadership—and I stress—make it tangible.
In short, he’s got to do what Reagan did: convince voters that this is still a strong country with enormous resources; that he’ll lift the jack-boot of ‘liberalism’ from our necks. Make the voters see a future.
Voters will move toward a future if they are confident, but they are not going to abandon the familiar for an unknown if they are not, and right now they’re not.
There is only one trick to leadership: you simply take them where they want to go.
Do this now, or else we’ll lose.
Romney should ask Newt Gingrich to help get him ready for the debates.
An empty stage with an empty chair with an empty suit and in the background in the imposter’s own voice all the empty promises and excuses and the lies.
Brilliant! We’ll split the royalty checks! /h
Courage.....you must speak with courage to the blacks and government workers. The Democrats have convinced them that scraps are good enough for them. The Democrats want to give them a stale, moldy handout. We want to give them a hand up to the banquet table. The filthy, stinking black kapos lead the black women to the abortion clinics where their future is killed. And they vote for the killers. The private sector can provide worthwhile, beneficial jobs to government employees, but not if the private sector is starved to death by taxes and regulation. Speak directly to the blacks and government workers. The Democrat kapos can only maintain their power through fear. Drive out that fear and the kapos run like the bullies they are.
Let it be known that a vote for Romney is a vote for Ron Paul as president.
1. Romney elected.
2. Romney/Ryan sworn in.
3. Ryan resigns as VP.
4. Ron Paul is appointed VP.
5. Romney resigns and Ron Paul becomes President.
6. Rand Paul is appointed VP.
Thus begins the Paulist Dynasty.
Film a documentary of the Democrat history of racism (KKK, Democratic South in days gone by, the Dem fight against equal rights, millions of black babies aborted).
Revise the misery index.
Fact-check everything they say.
Koch brothers buy CBS or ABC and make John Bolton editor-in-chief.
Mitt, stop being a “political wuss”, “grow a permanent political spine”, don’t let RINOS, Establishment Republicans, and Elitist Republicans “have their way” with you, and become a “very small government, constitutional conservative”, for the entire duration that you are POTUS! “RINO Republicanism” is a road to defeat, each and every time that it’s tried!
Visit the Nashville flood area and discuss Obama's lack of response.
Visit the Alabama tornado site and discuss Obama's FEMA late response.
Visit the Texas and Arizona wildfire sites and discuss Obama's "no response" with the Governers.
Visit Tombstone Arizona City Council and discuss Obama's DOJ lawsuit against repairing pipelines to fresh water.
Then Senator Obama was asked about his stance on the American Flag by General Bill Ginn USAF (ret.)
His answer is shocking.
I hope the Romney campaign is "on' it.
A Google search of General Ginn will bring it up.
It is rather long so I won't post it here - also I'm not sure if we are allowed to post from NBC shows.
Must tell my friend for the sake of her blood pressure!
Romney simply needs to drive home the point of how terribly screwed up this country really is and how there is currently no leadership in place to deal with the problems. Emphasize some of Bain & Co.’s (not Bain Capital) success stories, and show the American people that he has made a career out of saving businesses about to go under. America needs a doctor, and Romney is the one best suited for that position.
Document the massive corruption that laundered several TRILLION of our $$
Ask why the Klintoos both sold out their "values" (and how much $$ they received) to pretend to support Obammy
Compare The "Czars" to the Founding Fathers and constantly question their Constitutional authority
Ask if its OK for the Gov't to take my money and give to someone else, how long before they come take my car and give it to someone who needs it??
Keep DWS, Bawney Fwank, Fluke visible 24X7
$1.67 -- the price of a gallon of gasoline the day Obama was elected.
6.5% -- the national unemployment rate the day Obama was elected.
Make a video of Obama bowing, over and over again, in fast motion. Fade to Romney looking Presidential.
If you build it, they will take it away.
Sorry- been debunked- Obama wasn’t on that show
Disclaimer: Opinions posted on Free Republic are those of the individual posters and do not necessarily represent the opinion of Free Republic or its management. All materials posted herein are protected by copyright law and the exemption for fair use of copyrighted works.