Skip to comments.Romney Abroad; He needs to show appreciation for close allies (Churchill's Bust)
Posted on 07/29/2012 3:36:27 PM PDT by Red SteelEdited on 07/29/2012 4:34:05 PM PDT by Admin Moderator. [history]
A generation ago, it was the three I’s. A presidential challenger’s obligatory foreign trip meant Ireland, Italy, and Israel. Mitt Romney’s itinerary is slightly different: Britain, Poland, and Israel.
Not quite the naked ethnic appeal of yore. Each destination suggests a somewhat more subtle affinity: Britain, playing to our cultural connectedness with the Downton Abbey folks who’ve been at our side in practically every fight for the last hundred years; Poland, representing the “new Europe,” the Central Europeans so unashamedly pro-American; Israel, appealing to most American Jews but also to an infinitely greater number of passionately sympathetic Evangelical Christians.
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With any luck the signal “Winston Is Back” will be sent again in January 2013.....74 years after the original one.
"And so he bloody well is."
Spot on Mr. Churchill.......Spot on!
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