Bill Maher To Panel: What Does Romney’s Bullying Past Say About His Character Now?
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On tonight’s edition of Real Time , Bill Maher admitted he’s of two minds about the relevancy of Mitt Romney ‘s bullying past in the 2012 presidential campaign. Obviously, he acknowledged that everyone has done stupid things in high school that, in ...

Mitt Romney and bullying: missed opportunity, missing humanity | Michael Cohen
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What Mitt Romney did not say this week was as revelatory as what President Obama did There are many things that have been – and will be said – about Mitt Romney as he seeks the presidency. But this week, we can add one more moniker to the list – high ...

MSNBC Panel And Pro-Obama PAC Attacks Mitt Romney As ‘Cruel,’ ‘Insensitive’ Bully
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MSNBC’s Now with Alex Wagner had a panel discussion about Mitt Romney ’s bullying episode as revealed in the Washington Post on Friday. They said that Romney appears callous and cruel in his discussion of the event from his childhood. The panel also ...

Time To End Anti-Bullying Campaign Now Targeting Romney
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It seems that the anti-bullying campaign that has become a cause-celeb has reached a climax – the campaign is being appropriated by President Barack Obama’s supporters and used as a political weapon against Mitt Romney . Earlier today, an MSNBC pane ...

Barack Obama Teaches Mitt Romney How Humans React When They Do Something Wrong
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The Mitt Romney high school bullying story has sent right-wingers into a frenzy of the usual denials and deflections , but one example of these tactics, advanced by Sean Hannity Thursday night, only serves to reinforce the real problem with Romney’s ...

Rush Limbaugh: “1965′s A Great Year, Bullying Was Legal”
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On his radio show Friday, Rush Limbaugh dismissed the notion that the alleged high-school pranks committed by presumptive GOP nominee Mitt Romney count as “bullying,” saying “You had long hair in 1965, you were gonna get razzed. It didn’t matter,” a ...

Right Argues Obama Was a Bully, Too!
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Mitt Romney isn't the only one with a history of bullying . In response to the Washington Post piece about a forcible haircut Romney allegedly gave a student, conservative media outlets yesterday called attention to a passage from Obama's 1995 book ...

Video Features Mitt Romney Making Case That Dead Straight Parent Is Better Than Live Gay One
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One of the relatively “bright” spots to come out of this week’s discussion of gay marriage for Mitt Romney is that he has at least been getting credit for being “fine” with gay couples adopting children. However, a new video out from progressive Sup ...

Eminem Dissed Mitt Romney’s Prep School In 8 Mile: ‘F**k Cranbrook’
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With the spotlight being brightly shone upon Mitt Romney ‘s prestigious prep school Cranbrook in the Washington Post’ s allegations that he was a bully in his youth , it turns out another famous Michigan resident crossed paths with the institution. ...

Tamron Hall, Tim Carney Spar Over Media Coverage Of Mitt Romney
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There was quite a war of words on MSNBC this afternoon between anchor Tamron Hall and Washington Examiner columnist Tim Carney . The topic of discussion was the recent Washington Post story about Mitt Romney ‘s high school days, and the media onslaug ...

Washington Post adds Editor’s Note to Romney bullying story; Ombud weighs in
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DC Porcupine | Big Journalism | The Washington Post The Washington Post has added an editor’s note to its story about Mitt Romney’s high school days . “We should have been clearer about it and we are adding… Read more ...

Washington Post's Hair Club For Mitt
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Why the Washington Post didn't run the recycled decades-old Mitt Romney prep school gay bullying 5,500 word rehash in the print edition but pimped it online the day after Obama' s "historic" gay marriage endorsement. The Post rounded up Romney prep ...

WaPo Held Print Version Of Romney Bully Story Over Obama Gay Marriage News
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As if right-wing conspiracy theorists , convinced that The Washington Post ‘s expose´ of Mitt Romney ‘s prep school/involuntary barber school years is the result of some nefarious collusion , needed any encouragement, The Huffington Post ‘s Mike Cal ...

'Mitt Gets Worse' Video Hits Romney For Anti-Gay Views
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WASHINGTON -- A Democratic political action committee cut a new video on Friday that hits Republican presumptive presidential nominee Mitt Romney for opposing same-sex marriage... ...

Fox’s Megyn Kelly Reduced To Giggle Fit Over Stripper Story
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During Friday’s edition of Fox News’ America Live , host Megyn Kelly broke down into a giggle fit after reporting about the Houston Chronicle writer who was fired after it was revealed that she worked part-time as an “exotic dancer.” While attemptin ...

Megyn Kelly Panel On Obama Campaign Targeting Private Citizens Descends Into Screaming Match
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On Friday’s America Live with Megyn Kelly , conservative radio host Chris Plante and former Democratic aide to Sen. Chuck Schumer (D-NY) Christopher Hahn engaged in a heated debate over the allegation that the Obama campaign is attempting to intimid ...

MSNBC’s Tamron Hall Reams Tim Carney, Cuts His Mic For Accusing Her Of ‘Media Trick’
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During a segment on the Mitt Romney campaign’s poor handling of the fallout from the Washington Post bullying story , News Nation host Tamron Hall got into it with frequent MSNBC guest and Washington Examiner correspondent Tim Carney , eventually cu ...

Bullies For Life: The GOP's Ongoing Game of Smear The Queer [America's Screaming Conscience]
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# americasscreamingconscience Yesterday the Washington Post reported that, when he attended prep school, Mitt Romney mocked and assaulted students suspected of being gay . Call me a cynic, but I expect more from America's future sociopaths. When sto ...

Hannity Panel Counters Romney Bullying Story By Peering Into Obama’s Bullying
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In light of The Washington Post ‘s story about Mitt Romney ‘s high school bullying, Sean Hannity ‘s panel on Thursday took a look at President Barack Obama ‘s past — namely, pointing out that Obama admitted to being a bully in school in his book. Ob ...

Hot Trailer: ‘The Campaign’
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Will Ferrell and Zach Galifianakis play opposing and predictably over-the-top political candidates running for a North Carolina House seat in the Warner Bros comedy The Campaign directed by Jay Roach. It’s set for release August 10, less than a month ...

David Letterman Presents The Top 10 Other Romney Offenses
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On Thursday night, CBS’ David Letterman , amused by the news that Mitt Romney had been arrested for disorderly conduct back 1981 , ran through a list of the candidate’s ten other , lesser-known offenses. RELATED: Joe Scarborough Loses It Laughing Ov ...

Bashir: Mitt Romney Was The ‘Leader Of The Gang’ That ‘Maliciously’ Hazed Gay Classmate
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On MSNBC Thursday, host Martin Bashir tore into presumptive Republican nominee Mitt Romney over the allegations that he bullied a gay high school classmate . “Clearly, it was bullying,” said Bashir, later adding that Romney “was actually the leader ...

MSNBC’s David Corn On Mitt Romney ‘Bullying’ Incident: ‘This Was An Assault’
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On Al Sharpton ‘s Politics Nation Thursday night, MSNBC contributor David Corn cut through the weaselly apologies and creepy chuckling claims of amnesia from Mitt Romney over allegations he held a high school classmate down and cut his hair, telling ...

Former Romney Classmate Describes ‘Pack Of Dogs’ Who Were ‘Bullying Supreme’
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The latest outrage in the political theater that is general election campaigning is about Mitt Romney ‘s high school years. The Washington Post published a story about Romney’s high school bullying, detailing an incident that Romney said he doesn’t ...

Romney Tells One Story Of Gays In 60s, History Tells Another
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WASHINGTON -- Mitt Romney pushed back against a report that he had bullied a closeted gay classmate in prep school by insisting that the student's... ...

Mitt Romney Responds To Bullying Allegations On Your World With Neil Cavuto
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As we reported earlier Thursday, allegations have come out that presumptive Republican nominee Mitt Romney bullied a prep-school classmate years ago. Moments ago, Romney responded to those allegations on Your World with Neil Cavuto , saying he is so ...

President Obama's Disturbing Pattern of Bullying and Stereotyping
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In light of the Washington Post ’s Pulitzer-worthy piece today on Mitt Romney’s time in high school, conservatives decided to reciprocate and dig a little into the president’s past. Turns out the young Barack bullied a little girl named Coretta whil ...

New Obama Ad Attacks Romney For Being ‘Backwards’ On Marriage Equality
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Well, that was quick! President Obama ‘s re-election campaign released a new ad touting the president’s newly evolved view on gay marriage — while criticizing Mitt Romney for his views, which is bringing us “backwards.” RELATED: Prez and the Evoluti ...

ABC News: HS Friend Accuses Romney Of ‘Lying’ Over Bullying Incident
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Somehow today, Mitt Romney has found himself in the most 2012 political scandal ever after The Washington Post published a report accusing him of being an anti-gay bully while going to his elite private high school. Heck, the only thing that could h ...

Mitt Romney Will Protect WHAT?!
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Mitt Romney may be pro-guns, but an egregious error on his campaign website indicates that he's anti-copyediting. First noticed by Facebook user Han Nguyen and... ...

Team Obama Already Hitting Romney Over Gay Marriage
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WASHINGTON -- President Barack Obama's campaign is using his support of gay marriage to draw a contrast with Republican rival Mitt Romney. The morning after... ...

‘Mommy Wars’ Heating Up: Time Magazine Vs. Ann Romney
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The “mom wars” are in full swing; they join gay marriage, birth control and 1970s-era toys as the latest in election year non-issue cultural battlegrounds. If Democratic Strategist Hillary Rosen ’s comments in April represented the “mom wars” versio ...

Richard Brodsky: Obama vs. Romney: Gay Marriage, Foreign Policy and the 'Big Question'
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There are other significant decisions beyond gay marriage and abortion for each man to make. Romney has one last major decision to make, his Vice Presidential choice. Both how he makes it and who it is will be crucial to swing voters. ...

Anti-Obama Mother’s Day Ad Amps Up Battle For Women’s Vote
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On Thursday, the folks at Morning Joe took a look at a new ad by Restore Our Future taking on those on the left — most notably Democratic strategist Hilary Rosen and HBO host Bill Maher — for their comments on Ann Romney , all just in time for Mothe ...

On ‘Evolution Day,’ Mitt Romney Opposes Gay Marriage And Civil Unions
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President Obama ‘s endorsement of marriage equality today completes an “evolution” that many advocates of same-sex marriage found maddeningly slow, but presumptive Republican nominee Mitt Romney reminded Americans, on this day, that he stands with t ...

Rush Limbaugh: Obama Is Leading ‘War On Traditional Marriage’
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Rush Limbaugh weighed in on President Obama ‘s support of gay marriage on Wednesday, characterizing it as a “war on traditional marriage,” similar to the “wars” on stay-at-home working mothers and the Catholic Church. Addressing a caller who said Li ...

Campaign 2012 MediaWatch: Obama Uses TV--To Back Same-Sex Marriage At Last
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WAS MEDIA MASSAGED ON WHITE HOUSE AND GAY MARRIAGE? Doubt the media still calls the tune in this year's election race?  What some took to be another Biden "gaffe" on Meet the Press in letting "slip" his backing for gay marriage now looks more like a ...

Matthews On Obama’s Gay Marriage Statement: The ‘Wolves Coming Out,’ Will ‘Make It A Religious Issue’
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MSNBC Anchor Chris Matthews appeared on Martin Bashir Live on Wednesday to discuss the political impact of President Barack Obama ’s expression of support for gay marriage. He said that Obama moved the nation forward in the “long march towards liber ...

Campaign 2012 MediaWatch: Reactions to Yesterday's Key Votes, and More
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WAS MEDIA MASSAGED ON WHITE HOUSE AND GAY MARRIAGE? Doubt the media still calls the tune in this year's election race?  What some took to be another Biden "gaffe" on Meet the Press in letting "slip" his backing for gay marriage now looks more like a ...


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