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Mitt Romney Worked
As a Garbage Man

National Review, by Charles C. W. Cooke

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Posted By:Calvinesq, 10/2/2012 2:48:31 PM

Yesterday, AFSCME put out a rather silly ad featuring Mitt Romney’s former garbage collector in La Jolla, California. The ad begins: My name is Richard Hayes, and I pick up Mitt Romney’s trash. We’re kind of like the invisible people. He doesn’t realize that the service we provide – if it wasn’t for us, it would be a big health issue, us not picking up trash. Get the sledgehammer message? Mitt Romney doesn’t understand! Romney could have no idea about quotidien things such as trash collection because his wealth and detachment prevent him from having to know
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Reply 1 - Posted by: abuela10, 10/2/2012 2:56:58 PM     (No. 8904719)

The Romney campaign should put out an aid with that picture and quote that book passage. It puts lie to the Dem ad

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Reply 2 - Posted by: PLPointer67, 10/2/2012 3:00:12 PM     (No. 8904729)

Attention Staff: Link needs fixing. It goes to an article titled: Why Is Scott Brown Losing in Massachusetts?

Thanks!

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Calvinesq, 10/2/2012 3:02:47 PM     (No. 8904738)

Sorry:

Link goes to Corner page, where article is located. Here is the standalone:

http://www.nationalreview.com/corner/329098/mitt-romney-worked-garbage-man-charles-c-w-cooke

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Reply 4 - Posted by: Safari Man, 10/2/2012 3:05:04 PM     (No. 8904744)

Mitt doesn't look invisible there. Where are the photos of Obama doing ANYthing like this? I guess... I saw Barry hanging curtains once.


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Reply 5 - Posted by: Scottyboy, 10/2/2012 3:10:48 PM     (No. 8904750)

America is going to help Mitt take out the trash in November.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: Keekng, 10/2/2012 3:24:30 PM     (No. 8904780)

Reminds me of the roadrunner cartoon where the ACME safe crushs the wolf.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: Attercliffe, 10/2/2012 3:54:23 PM     (No. 8904882)

Hoist with his own garbage can! LOL! I'd love to see this as a campaign ad.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: whyyeseyec, 10/2/2012 4:09:19 PM     (No. 8904923)

@#4: ...and riding a girl`s bike while wearing a sissy helmet with a Secret Service detail not far behind in case he fell and got a boo-boo.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: Clark Kent, 10/2/2012 4:13:53 PM     (No. 8904938)

knock knock knock ...helloooo McFly (Romney Camp) there's an awesome rebuttal ad opportunity here

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Reply 10 - Posted by: JoniTx, 10/2/2012 4:20:50 PM     (No. 8904953)

They must also have photographs of Mitt doing all of those other jobs too. Can't wait to see all of them!

~~I cooked sausages at Fenway Park, worked on asphalt paving crew, stacked bales of hay on a farm, volunteered in an emergency room, served food at a nursing home, and worked as a child-care assistant. I’m often asked which was the hardest job – it’s child care, by a mile.~~



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Reply 11 - Posted by: lil dotty, 10/2/2012 4:36:49 PM     (No. 8904995)

Experience. The Governor has the experience. Therefore cleaning DC of all their trash should come second nature to him. You go Mitt. LOL How apropos

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Reply 12 - Posted by: yorkiemom, 10/2/2012 5:39:35 PM     (No. 8905157)

Obama and his regime stepped in it again. Too bad the media never notices and gets the word out. Creeps.

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Reply 13 - Posted by: enuf8, 10/2/2012 5:55:33 PM     (No. 8905199)

Oh, give obama credit! He was able to finally figure out how to transfer and umbrella from one side of a gate to another-----took a while for him to figure out that procedure, tho.

Made for a wonderful belly laughing, eye tearing morning. OOOOOOOOOh, the look on Mooooochelle's face was priceless, too and added to the entertainment.

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Reply 14 - Posted by: NorthernDog, 10/2/2012 6:10:12 PM     (No. 8905237)

I saw this original article on Yahoo and even Dems were shaking their heads over using the trash man in an ad. Of course a few thought it would win the election for Obama, but replies were overwhelmingly negative.

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Reply 15 - Posted by: snowcloud, 10/2/2012 6:11:39 PM     (No. 8905241)

I've been following politics for a long time and I've never seen a more stupid ad than this "Mitt Romney didn't like me and I'm a garbage can" one. Absolutely stunningly stupid!

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Reply 16 - Posted by: NorthernDog, 10/2/2012 6:11:54 PM     (No. 8905244)

FYI - add to comment #14 that the original article now has over 30,000 comments. Overwhelmingly negative!

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Reply 17 - Posted by: snowcloud, 10/2/2012 6:12:12 PM     (No. 8905245)

** Garbage man...not can. Typo.

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Reply 18 - Posted by: earlybird, 10/2/2012 7:18:15 PM     (No. 8905393)

I haven't lived anywhere near La Jolla for a long time, but their trash is supposedly picked up by contract hauled Waste Management Company. Their trucks are automated and look quite different from the one shown in Richard's little hatchet video and still shots.

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Reply 19 - Posted by: privateer, 10/2/2012 9:48:54 PM     (No. 8905651)

There's a reason why the Hussein Clown Posse keeps making stupid mistakes: they are long on greed and ambition, and short on wisdom and care. They just think it is inevitable that Muzzie Boo Boo will someday rule the world.


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