Tag Archive for Mitt Romney

Weekly Podcast: Pancho and Lefty

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The Romney campaign spent last week recasting this election as a conflict between “Pancho and Lefty” — Barack Obama the “Lefty” on one side and Mitt Romney the “antiquated and racist stereotype of a Latino” on the other. Joe does not…

Spinning Jimmy Carter

"He's history's greatest monster!"

I’ve expressed my confusion over the bizarre conservative strategy of constantly invoking Jimmy Carter throughout this campaign despite the fact that huge swaths of the electorate don’t remember the Carter administration and he is a popular former President, but I…

The Dumbest Thing I Heard All Week

How do you top this? Yes, appearing at a Univision event seeking outreach to Latino voters, Mitt Romney decided to go in “Brownface.” Remember yesterday when I explained the one strategy that the Romney campaign excels at? Well, this is…