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***Why Mitt Romney Is Unlikable***
Stardate: 1210.7

Posted on 10/07/2012 2:26:31 AM PDT by The Wizard

Why Mitt Romney is Unlikeable!

A lot is being said in the media about Mitt Romney not being "likeable or that he doesn't "relate well" to people. Frankly, we struggled to understand why. So after much research, we dhave come up with a Top Ten List to explain this "unlikablility"

Top Ten Reasons To Dislike Mitt Romney:

1. Drop-dead, collar-ad handsome with gracious, statesman like aura. Looks like every central casting's #1 choice for Commander-in-Chief.

2. Been married to ONE woman his entire life, and has been faithful to her, including through her bouts with breast cancer and MS.

3. No scandals or skeletons in his closet. (How boring is that?)

4. Can't speak in a fake, southern, "black preacher voice" when necessary.

5. Highly intelligent. Graduated cum laude from both Harvard Law School and Harvard Business School, and by the way, his academic records are NOT sealed.

6. Doesn't smoke or drink alcohol, and has never done drugs, not even in the counter-culture age when he went to college. Too square for today's America?

7. Represents an America of "yesterday", where people believed in God, went to Church, didn't screw around, worked hard, and became a SUCCESS!

8. Has a family of five great sons....and none of them have police records or are in drug rehab. But of course, they were raised by a stay-at-home mom, and that "choice" deserves America's scorn.

9. Oh yes.....he's a MORMON. We need to be very afraid of that very strange religion that teaches its members to be clean-living, patriotic, fiscally conservative, charitable, self-reliant, and honest.

10. And one more point.....pundits say because of his wealth, he can't relate to ordinary Americans.

--I guess that's because he made that money HIMSELF.....as opposed to marrying it or inheriting it from Dad.

--Apparently, he didn't understand that actually working at a job and earning your own money made you unreliable to Americans.

--My goodness, it's a strange world, isn't it?

***************************************************** Personal Information: His full Name is: Willard Mitt Romney, He was Born: March 12, 1947 and is 65 years old.

His Father: George W. Romney, former Governor of the State of Michigan

He was raised in Bloomfield Hills , Michigan

He is Married to Ann Romney since 1969; they have five children.

Education: B.A. from Brigham Young University,

J.D. and M.B.A. from Harvard University

Religion: Mormon - The Church of Jesus Christ of the Latter-Day Saints

Working Background: After high school, he spent 30 months in France as a Mormon missionary.

After going to both Harvard Business School and Harvard Law School simultaneously, he passed the Michigan bar exam, but never worked as an attorney.

In 1984, he co-founded Bain Capital a private equity investment firm, one of the largest such firms in the United States.

In 1994, he ran for Senator of Massachusetts and lost to Ted Kennedy.

He was President and CEO of the 2002 Winter Olympic Games.

In 2002, he was elected Governor of the State of Massachusetts where he eliminated a 1.5 billion deficit.

Some Interesting Facts about Romney:

Bain Capital, starting with one small office supply store in Massachusetts, turned it into Staples; now over 2,000 stores employing 90,000 people. Bain Capital also worked to perform the same kinds of business miracles again and again, with companies like Domino's, Sealy, Brookstone, Weather Channel, Burger King, Warner Music Group, Dollarama, Home Depot Supply and many others.

He was an unpaid volunteer campaign worker for his dad's gubernatorial campaign 1 year.

He was an unpaid intern in his dad's governor's office for eight years.

He was an unpaid bishop and state president of his church for ten years.

He was an unpaid President of the Salt Lake Olympic Committee for three years.

He took no salary and was the unpaid Governor of Massachusetts for four years.

He gave his entire inheritance from his father to charity.

Mitt Romney is one of the wealthiest self-made men in our country but has given more back to its citizens in terms of money, service and time than most men.

And in 2011 Mitt Romney gave over $4 million to charity, almost 19% of his income.... Just for comparison purposes: Obama gave 1% and Joe Biden gave $300 or .0013%.

Mitt Romney is Trustworthy.

He will show us his birth certificate

He will show us his high school and college transcripts.

He will show us his social security card.

He will show us his law degree.

He will show us his draft notice.

He will show us his medical records.

He will show us he has nothing to hide.

Mitt Romney's background, experience and trustworthiness show him to be a great leader and an excellent citizen for President of the United States.

You may not think that Romney may not be the best representative the Republicans could have selected. At least I know what religion he is, and that he won't desecrate the flag, bow down to foreign powers, or practice fiscal irresponsibility.

I know he has the ability to turn this financial debacle that the current regime has gotten us into. We won't like all the things necessary to recover from this debt, but someone with Romney's background can do it. But, on the minus side, he never was a "Community Organizer", never took drugs or smoked pot, never got drunk, did not associate with communists or terrorists, nor did he attend a church whose pastor called for God to damn the US. [Oooops!]


TOPICS: Government; News/Current Events; Politics/Elections
KEYWORDS: vanity

1 posted on 10/07/2012 2:26:37 AM PDT by The Wizard
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To: All

This is an email I received from my Aunt....thought it would do well here....


2 posted on 10/07/2012 2:27:34 AM PDT by The Wizard (Madam President is my President now and in the future)
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To: The Wizard

Good job, but it’s “stake” not “state” president.


3 posted on 10/07/2012 2:30:48 AM PDT by Ronin (Dumb, dependent and Democrat is no way to go through life - Rep. L. Gohmert, Tex)
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To: The Wizard

That’s a very nice list, thank you.
I was all for Newt, but the more I hear about Romney, he is quite a man. No wonder the left fears him so much. There is no one that can truly compete with Romney.


4 posted on 10/07/2012 2:32:16 AM PDT by siamesecats (God closes one door, and opens another, to protect us.)
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To: The Wizard

So he spent his Mormon Missionary time in France. That means only one thing - his French is flawless. Some of the best linguists we had in the AF were Mormons who did missionary work in their target language. I bet he makes John F. Kerry sound like a tourist trying to speak French. Doesn’t matter, I am still going to vote for . . . . the French speaking Mormon!


5 posted on 10/07/2012 2:36:04 AM PDT by inthaihill (Living in an interesting paradise - Thailand!)
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To: The Wizard

I don’t believe he ever got a draft notice. As a man born on 3/12/47 he pulled a 300 in the draft lottery so he never would have been drafted.


6 posted on 10/07/2012 2:42:05 AM PDT by muir_redwoods (Hopey changey low emission unicorns and a crap sandwich)
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To: inthaihill

But...but...Kerry speaks French with his family!


7 posted on 10/07/2012 2:45:33 AM PDT by Safetgiver ( Islam makes barbarism look genteel.)
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To: The Wizard

And that arrogant lazy, lying pos occupant of 1600 Pennsylvania Ave is likeable?


8 posted on 10/07/2012 2:51:11 AM PDT by Kaslin (Acronym for OBAMA: One Big Ass Mistake America)
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To: The Wizard

That certainly explains why he is not liked.
They don’t make ‘em like that any more.
(Never did make too many.)


9 posted on 10/07/2012 2:54:06 AM PDT by patriot08 (TEXAS GAL- born and bred and proud of it!)
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To: The Wizard

We have the right men at the top of the ticket, folks. It took me awhile to come around to that fact, but I`m convinced no other candidate could`ve bitch-slapped Prince Barry the way Romney did.


10 posted on 10/07/2012 2:58:11 AM PDT by ScottinVA (Record high turnout is our hope for sending 0bama home. Pray hard!!!)
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To: The Wizard

He is generous with his money - which is impressive.

He is generous with his personal time and talents - which is much more impressive.


11 posted on 10/07/2012 3:15:20 AM PDT by Alex Baker (Still hopeful)
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To: The Wizard
Has a family of five great sons....and none of them have police records or are in drug rehab.

Check out O'Bastard's body language at the 20 second mark as Mitt mentions his 5 boys: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vgXyIjXtqn8 Mitt was blessed with his first son right after marriage. O'Bastard took 6 years to have his first, and they are all girls, a major embarassement in Muslim culture.

12 posted on 10/07/2012 3:28:28 AM PDT by Reeses
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To: ScottinVA

I still think a b!tch-slapping by Newt would have been far more gratifying. But the MSM’s ceaseless hectoring and snivelry would have eventually caused an embarassing meltdown from Gingrich, finishing him for good.

Slim as it is, the best hope for the Republic right now is Romney. He needs...the COUNTRY needs...our unified, dedicated support.


13 posted on 10/07/2012 3:33:13 AM PDT by SkiKnee
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To: The Wizard
The following is a list of things that make President Obama LIKEABLE...










...that's it!

14 posted on 10/07/2012 3:51:53 AM PDT by ETL (ALL (most?) of the Obama-commie connections at my FR Home page: http://www.freerepublic.com/~etl/)
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To: The Wizard

bump


15 posted on 10/07/2012 3:52:53 AM PDT by Mrs. Don-o ("Kindness and Truth shall meet, Justice and Peace shall kiss." Psalm 85)
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To: The Wizard
"he never was a "Community Organizer", never took drugs or smoked pot, never got drunk, did not associate with communists or terrorists, nor did he attend a church whose pastor called for God to damn the US. [Oooops!]"

Bill Ayers and wife Bernardine Dohrn were both terrorists and communists. They are both very much still communists today, and are likely more dangerous now as both are employed as "educators"/university professors. "Reverend" Wright is also a communist (Black Liberation Theology is a bogus religion devised by communists decades ago)

16 posted on 10/07/2012 4:10:16 AM PDT by ETL (ALL (most?) of the Obama-commie connections at my FR Home page: http://www.freerepublic.com/~etl/)
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To: The Wizard

So Romney eliminated the MA deficit while supposedly being “socialist”??

Looks like Jeff Head may have the best analysis of Romney afterall ;).


17 posted on 10/07/2012 4:13:17 AM PDT by Hardraade (http://junipersec.wordpress.com (I will fear no muslim))
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To: The Wizard

This is better than “not bad.”


18 posted on 10/07/2012 4:42:25 AM PDT by stevem
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To: muir_redwoods

My draft number was `8’ but I had already volunteered & later went to Vietnam, but if someone did not serve by staying within the law & did not support our enemies then that was fine with me.

Romney gets my vote hands down, it’s a lot more than just voting against Obama like I did in 2008.


19 posted on 10/07/2012 4:44:39 AM PDT by elcid1970 ("Free speech is more important than Islam.")
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To: The Wizard

I thought the “will show” section was the best and a slap in the face to a president who has been the most dishonest, deceptive, divisive, manipulative and untransparent in all of the history of the United States yet the Obama zombies cannot admit that their emporer has no clothes.


20 posted on 10/07/2012 4:50:34 AM PDT by jsanders2001
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To: Safetgiver

Hey, I didn’t know that! Guess I will have to vote for .... the person who speaks English with his family but could still put Kerry to shame - Mitt Romney!


21 posted on 10/07/2012 5:23:00 AM PDT by inthaihill (Living in an interesting paradise - Thailand!)
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To: The Wizard

They are not talking about the real Romney; they are talking about the caricature they’ve created. The Democrats expect their party and their media to keep everyone convinced that Romney is a rapacious capitalist who kills kittens for fun and hates poor people.


22 posted on 10/07/2012 5:28:32 AM PDT by elhombrelibre ("I'd rather be ruled by the Tea Party than the Democratic Party." Norman Podhoretz)
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To: inthaihill

Yup. One of the big things in his canditacacy was an article about how genteel and sophisticated he was from (who knows or cares) magazine because they routinely spoke French when his family gathered for formal dinners or even family get togethers. I cringed when I read that and said it showed his phoniness.


23 posted on 10/07/2012 5:40:00 AM PDT by Safetgiver ( Islam makes barbarism look genteel.)
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To: The Wizard

I have always found Romney to be very likable .... one of the reasons for this is I believe he is moral and incorruptible .... the exact opposite of the sleazy reptile presently defiling the oval office.


24 posted on 10/07/2012 5:41:20 AM PDT by layman (Card Carrying Infidel)
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To: ETL

There were a few things left off of your list so if you don’t mind I will add them.

I hope I did not miss any.


25 posted on 10/07/2012 5:50:02 AM PDT by certrtwngnut (It's not the people who vote that count, it's the people who count the votes. (Josef Stalin))
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To: The Wizard

He will show us his birth certificate, his high school and college transcripts, his social security card, his law degree, his draft notice, and his medical records.

Wouldn’t that make a marvelous TV ad? Have them spread out on a big table and then show a bunch of reporters picking them up and looking them over.

Of course, that would make him a ‘birther’ and therefore, to the media, certifiably insane.


26 posted on 10/07/2012 6:03:20 AM PDT by Right Wing Assault (Dick Obama is more inexperienced now than he was before he was elected.)
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To: Safetgiver

Didn’t he spend time in France when doing his required mormon missionary youth work? Wouldn’t it make sense to want to be able to speak French well?


27 posted on 10/07/2012 6:51:34 AM PDT by This I Wonder32460
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To: The Wizard

Hey Wizard I was wondering if I could copy and paste and to put on some other poly forums where the fire isn’t so friendly.
Hope you don’t mind. Thats a great compilation of Mitts life resume.


28 posted on 10/07/2012 7:19:52 AM PDT by tshaun
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To: The Wizard
And in 2011 Mitt Romney gave over $4 million to charity, almost 19% of his income....
Just for comparison purposes: Obama gave 1% and Joe Biden gave $300 or .0013%.
Not to go off topic but when I saw what Biden donated to Charity my head almost exploded.

My wife and I are both retired and we do 'okay' but have to stick to a budget - like most families. Yet WE GAVE MORE to charities than millionaire Vice President, Joe Biden! I doubt I'll ever forget that lousy '$300.00 Dollars' the cheapskate 'donated'. Then to boot, he and his liberal ilk are determined to take more of our money in taxes to give away in welfare to deadbeats that they deem worthy of our money!

Like right now, WE'RE PAYING through our county real estate taxes money to prop up the crappy public transit system of Chicago's, the CTA. And we don't even live in the same fricken county!! That was snuck through the RAT Controlled state legislature in the dead of night.

29 posted on 10/07/2012 8:08:57 AM PDT by Condor51 (Si vis pacem, para bellum.)
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To: The Wizard

You did great if your goal is to lie about Mormonism and to promote Christians leaving Christ and joining the anti-Christian cult of Mormonism.

Mormonism and Bishop Romney does not represent early America, they are the cult that led the federal government to start passing laws against them in 1862.


30 posted on 10/07/2012 1:45:14 PM PDT by ansel12
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To: The Wizard
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I don't like "Myth Romney" simply because he is a "Pathological Political Liar" ...

and BTW ... not the "garden variety" Political Liar ...

but the Grand Master of the Noble Trade ...

as he skillfully masquerades as a "Severe Conservative" ...



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31 posted on 10/07/2012 4:47:50 PM PDT by Patton@Bastogne (Newt Gingrich and Sarah Palin will DEFEAT the Obama-Romney Socialist Gay-Marriage Axis of Evil)
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To: ansel12

excellent !


32 posted on 10/07/2012 4:48:59 PM PDT by Patton@Bastogne (Newt Gingrich and Sarah Palin will DEFEAT the Obama-Romney Socialist Gay-Marriage Axis of Evil)
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To: Ronin; The Wizard
it’s “stake” not “state” president.

Forgive him, the resident spell checker is off this weekend and they couldn't find a replacement........sheesh

33 posted on 10/07/2012 4:53:25 PM PDT by Hot Tabasco (Jab him with a harpoon.....)
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To: Reeses

I hate to say this,well actually I don’t...I wonder if those girls really are Barry’s...


34 posted on 10/07/2012 4:56:41 PM PDT by little-e ((STOP THE WAR ON COAL-FIRE OBAMA))
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To: The Wizard

Since there is so little dirt on Mitt the Obamacamp will dig up any dirt on his business associates or acquaintances. Thus he’ll be guilty by association.


35 posted on 10/07/2012 4:58:22 PM PDT by uncitizen
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To: Hot Tabasco

Spell checker wouldn’t have helped with that one as “state” was spelled correctly.

Hey, it’s not hugh or series, but I like to refer to things by their correct names.

Furthermore, the reason why LDS administrative regions are called “stakes” is interesting in itself, and thus worthy of a gander.


36 posted on 10/07/2012 5:00:12 PM PDT by Ronin (Dumb, dependent and Democrat is no way to go through life - Rep. L. Gohmert, Tex)
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To: This I Wonder32460

If you’ll look back to my original posts, I was talking about John Kerry speaking French at family gatherings.


37 posted on 10/07/2012 6:33:25 PM PDT by Safetgiver ( Islam makes barbarism look genteel.)
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