July 27th, 2012

Obama Campaign Seizes On #RomneyShambles


147 Comments

  1. 1
    Kebab Time says:

    To be fair, Mitt does come across as an idiot.

  2. 2
    Kebab Time says:

    Opps !!!

  3. 3
    keredybretsa says:

    Melt Romney.

  4. 4
    Andrew Efiong says:

    Romney sounds like a right plonker, a gaff-prone Yankee version of Ed Miliband.

  5. 5
    Very funny says:

    Looks like Obama has got the overseas vote sewn up.

  6. 6
    Shock Horror Headline! says:

    “Man who worships invisible sky fairy turns out to be a bit of a prat.”

  7. 7
    Sun headline writer says:

    Not Romneyshambles but omnishambles!

  8. 8
    SP4BS says:

    How dull to waste such basic memes on Mormonism.

    How’s about “the word of god came from a stone in the bottom of a top hat”.
    or
    “Yes we have the word of god, he gave us a golden book and thats got it all in”. “lets have a look then!” “errr. a mountain ate it”

  9. 9
    SP4BS says:

    I note that the BBC says it was $25,000 dollars and not $2,500 for his gig.

  10. 10
    Only 16 days 07 hours 47 minutes until the Olympics are over! Yay! says:

    Well, at least at long last they’ve started making an effort to use a spell-checker. Now they just have to learn a spell-checker’s foibles.

  11. 11
    Gonk says:

    Omni-Romney

  12. 12
    the Swedes are coming says:

    Why you pull earlier post?

  13. 13
    Only 16 days 07 hours 44 minutes until the Olympics are over! Yay! says:

    For $2,500 I think I’ll pass, but for $25K I think I should be able to make an effort. Are they paying cash?

  14. 14
    Cooeee!! We've arrived!! says:

    Elsie’s comment gave us the shits.

  15. 15
    Engineer says:

    Will Mr Romney be visiting his marsh whilst he’s among us?

  16. 16
    These days, I only snort pure unobtainium says:

    She does have that effect on people when she’s awake.

  17. 17
    Nicola Clubb says:

    The sooner the better, no more hype about the damn games and i bet the hoped for economic boost lasts 1 quarter and it goes back down the following quarter

  18. 18
    These days, I only snort pure unobtainium says:

    I can’t see any spelling mishaps.

  19. 19
    jgm2 says:

    A couple of summers ago we dropped into Salt Lake City on our big US trip. Naturally enough we went to see the Mormon Temple. I was vaguely aware that Joseph Smith had allegedly been contacted directly by God and founded the Mormon religion. Golden books that disappeared. Stuff like that.

    What I hadn’t realised was that, even today, successive heads of the Mormon church claim to speak directly with God on a regular basis. So they have a video of some cheesy slip-on-plastic-shoed Jimmy-Carter-lookalike, the present head of the church, personally claiming that God speaks to him directly. Not ‘guides’ him. Or ‘appears’ to him dreams but fucking well manifests himself directly and they chat over the important issues of the day. Abortion. Gun control. Stuff like that.

    Even the pope isn’t that audacious. Even he doesn’t claim that God actually materialises and fucking well talks to him.

    But the Mormon leaders do.

  20. 20
    My Other Van's A Comma says:

    The punctuation is a commady of errors, though.

  21. 21
    shaw says:

    UK / USA. Seperated by a common language.
    Who gives a chuck what Spleen Romney has to say.

  22. 22
    Grollace says:

    With adversaries like Rom you simply don’t need a campaign. What does Dave Cam want Omaha to do for him after stitching up his rival?

  23. 23
    jgm2 says:

    Poor old Romney. Even Omaha Beach claimed to have Irish ancestry to try and secure a few votes from the plastic p*add*ies of the US but I seem to recall reading a report that Romney’s descendent was one of the first Mormon converts in England.

    Bang goes the NYPD vote.

  24. 24
    the Swedes are coming says:

    So you pulled the post because Elsie, accidently, called them the Morons?

  25. 25
    Guido says:

    Yes.

  26. 26
    Only 16 days 07 hours 32 minutes until the Olympics are over! Yay! says:

    Please don’t say “bang” this close to the Olympics.

  27. 27
    Anonymous says:

    You know what KT? He isn’t acting the idiot;he is one.
    To think he could be a future President of the USA if the yanks vote for him in their desperation to oust Ob*ma.That would be even more of a calamity than we having
    militwit as our PM.

  28. 28
    Amanita Phalloides says:

    Too much wacky baccy, I’d say.

  29. 29
    jgm2 says:

    Surely only a matter of time. The religion of peace managed to cobble together an ad-hoc son-et-lumiere performance the very next day after the Olympics were awarded to London. With a failed repeat performance only a week or two later.

    Imagine what they’ll have planned with a full seven years notice.

  30. 30
    Mr Leader says:

    Mitt Romney is no better than a bell end.

  31. 31
    Moussa Koussa says:

    This is simply prices less

    Does this mean that Guido is backing Obama.

  32. 32
    Only 16 days 07 hours 26 minutes until the Olympics are over! Yay! says:

    This is a prototype change of monikor, for tomorrow onwards:

    0 days 06 hours 26 minutes since the games opened and still no explosions! Yay!

  33. 33
    jgm2 says:

    Obama is the bl*ack Blair. Romney would just be Dubya II.

    The yank’s choice of Idiot-in-Chief is entirely their business.

  34. 34
    Mitt is a Moron Mormon says:

    I liked the Telegraph’s comment – utterly devoid of charm and offensive. :-D

  35. 35
    Ahmed says:

    Please backdate my benefits to the year 0! Allahu shatbar!

  36. 36
    SP4BS says:

    Oh there you are. Perhaps Romney will come to visit the Temple round the corner from your house, and you can show him YOUR magic underwear.

  37. 37
    Mitt is a Moron Mormon says:

    It originally WAS $25 grand but, as Guido reported yesterday, lack of interest led to them slashing the price in a bid to get more people to come.

  38. 38
    jgm2 says:

    It’s because Omaha is Ir*ish.

    http://tinyurl.com/3ddfzpv

  39. 39
    Guido says:

    Jesus. I could murder a joint right now.

  40. 40
    Anonymous says:

    Can’t we just ignore this wanker?

  41. 41
    Their teeth are so white, they don't need a bedside lamp says:

    Well, look what Mormonism’s given the world: The Osmonds. Fucking evil.

  42. 42
    SP4BS says:

    you said that this morning. But buying the flour, concentrating the H2O2 and getting the fuse must have taken months of planning.

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  44. 44
    Only 16 days 07 hours 18 minutes until the Olympics are over! Yay! says:

    Why does God stop and chat with weirdos like them, but hide from the rest of us?

  45. 45
    UKIP.i.am says:

    Ah the Obama-loving US media speaks. Why should anybody be surprised at the spin the US broadcasters are putting out about this particular visit? They (apart from Fox) are nearly all blatantly anti-Republican. Of course you wont get the hypocritical Guardianistas saying there is anything wrong with such US bias, unlike they do with the right-wing bias of the majority of the British press.

  46. 46
    charming and offensive says:

    you read it?

  47. 47
    charming and offensive says:

    You actually read it?

  48. 48
    Elsie Beattie (83 and a quarter) says:

    Read what, dear? The Thomas and Friends ball?

  49. 49
    garden shed conceptual continuity expert says:

    Good pick up.

  50. 50
    Tay King-dePisse says:

    There’s just no pleasing some people. Everybody moans and groans about how politicians are a class unto themselves and have never had real world experience in any thing. Along comes Mitt Romney, hot on the heels of Obama telling the American small business class that “they didn’t do it without the government” (a gaffe of major proportion that had been covered all over the US media), telling people an unvarnished version of the fact that London 2012 is more trouble than it’s worth, and forgetting to call a man, whom he does not know personally, “Ed,” instead opting for giving the man an honorific. He’s a bit on the plain-spoken side when he’s not dealing with the usual American political landscape– and that’s a bad thing in a pol? That’s the businessman cut-the-crap side of him emerging, just as Obama’s Socialist leanings came out in his speech. Mitt might believe some weird religious shit, and he may be a less-than-optimal conservative, although he polls neck-and-neck with Barry the Magic Ne*gro and is the best chance Americans have to defeat that fraudulent piece of work. OK– he’s Cameron going up against Brown– there, I’ve said it, and I’m not ashamed! But at least he did something for a living besides be a career politician, and that has to count for something!

  51. 51
    Per & Inga says:

    Ta.

  52. 52
    jgm2 says:

    Let’s suppose it did take months of planning. Imagine what they’ll have been planning with a seven year lead time.

  53. 53
    Tay King-dePisse says:

    Then how will the athletics events runners know when to go, if no “bang”?

  54. 54
    Only 16 days 07 hours 07 minutes until the Olympics are over! Yay! says:

    There’s also the fair chance that he’ll be able to say, “I told you so” if the Olympics do actually go pear-shaped. As JGM2 pointed out this morning, the farmyard spectacular in front of a crowd of thousands has many of the ingredients (farmyard animals, mainly) of a major cock-up.

  55. 55
    For You says:

    You know who you are:

  56. 56
    jgm2 says:

    Fair enough.

    And even Omaha Beach has to pretend to believe in God as – it seems – do all US presidential wannabees since if they came out with the truth. ‘No actually, God doesn’t speak to me’ then the US voters will just go looking for somebody that God does speak to.

    Because to many of them it is entirely rational that God would want to speak to the man who was going to be president of the US. And, if God were to exist at all, it makes sense that he would speak to the most powerful man on earth, the US president, rather than (say) some shepherdess in Fatima or some bedouin in the Rub Al Khali.

  57. 57
    For You says:

    Is the adrenaline pumping?

  58. 58
    BBC NEWS says:

    We’re only interviewing dusky enrichers at the Olympics today, if you’re a London pale face you can fuck off!

  59. 59
    Elsie Beattie (83 and a quarter) says:

    Not really, dear. Also, Reg’s (God bless him) 2007 vintage “cider” is completely devoid of sugar and, consequently, my tummy is rumbling more than one is used to.

  60. 60
    Wotta Tossa says:

    Price less or priceless ?

  61. 61
    brown out and pay me damages says:

    Obama is miles better than Romney.

  62. 62
    Only 16 days 06 hours 58 minutes until the Olympics are over! Yay! says:

    When God talks to the President of the USA, does He do so in human form, or in the form of a burning bush? And if it’s the latter, does He set off the White House fire alarm?

    (It’s sooo difficult to not add a wise-crack to the words “burning bush” when writing about American presidents..)

  63. 63
    Joe says:

    Anything’s an improvement on Barry O’Bummer.

  64. 64
    Joe says:

    In what way?

  65. 65
    Aunty Matter says:

    Good thing we don’t vote as the mongs here would probably have elected a war criminal like Bliar…oh hang on the yanks just did that, his best buddy George.

  66. 66
    Sir Aston Martin says:

    Sounds like an odd sort of bukake party to me.

  67. 67
    Aunty Matter says:

    Most yanks think they are Irish yet none of them could point to Ireland on a map of the world (even if US schools actually had maps of the world) and those who do think they know where Ireland is, think it’s part of Alaska.

  68. 68
    erm... says:

    …did they say that about Bush the Last……but then times have moved on. all the very best.

  69. 69
    Anonymous says:

    Not a natural poster on here, but by sheer anger at the incompetence of this guy, somebody who I should have sympathy for, forces me to express my opinions. If this is the best the Repulican party can come up with – and whilst there were some valiant tries, the field itself was woeful (remember Cain, Bachmann?) – then he deserves to lose in November. I sincerely hope that he repeats the outcome of Walter Mondale.

  70. 70
    jgm2 says:

    It’s worse than that. Romney, as a Mormon, had to do (I think) two years ‘missionary’ work. Which he did. In Europe. In France. With the result that he speaks pretty good French. Now, if he were a British politician this would be held up as proof of how educated he is. However, because he’s a yank this hardly gets mentioned because yanks have a deep suspicion of ‘pointy-heads’ or any kind of intellectual ability at all.

    Plus of course, the French, without whom they’d still be saluting the union jack and have Queen Elizabeth as head of state, have somehow since become as much use as an accordian on a hunting trip.

  71. 71
    erm... says:

    in the world of darkness….intuition is king.
    .
    in the world of light…..evil hides………but there is no respite from that damn shadow……..the shadow one gets when there is sunshine.  the end is near….the end of evil and the end of freedom…..for they are one.
    .
    let there be harmony…for in harmony there is peace.
    so says the …
    one eyed Olympic mascot.
    The newThirdEye.
    The newThirdWay.
    .
    .
    and in other news….Obama strikes….Queen opens Guweedo island.

  72. 72
    gramma says:

    About 3460 miles away at the moment.

  73. 73
    Mitt is a Moron Mormon says:

    It was in the video montage.

  74. 74
    Freedom Fries. Yeeeeeeeeeeeeeehaw! says:

  75. 75
    I really, really can't be arsed to..... says:

    I think the utterly gorgeous Sarah Palin should be US pres.

  76. 76
    Freedom Fries. Yeeeeeeeeeeeeeehaw! says:

    Well, that guy who said Tony Blair is an actor wasn’t wrong.

  77. 77
    Sir Roger Bannister says:

    Do the bastards really expect me to light the Olympic Flame at my age ffs ?

    Anyway I’ve had a flutter on myself the the bookies.

  78. 78
    jgm2 says:

    Not really. Unless you thing George Dubya was a stand-out success as US president. The man who, along with Alan Greenspan, gave cover to the ‘growth through deficit spending’ economic clusterfuck embraced so totally by our own Maximum Imbecile.

    Omaha may be a glib, Blair-like, integrity vacuum but even I cannot blame him for the US’s ongoing economic clusterfuck. That was entirely of Bush/Greenspan’s doing. Just as the blame for the UK’s ongoing clusterfuck rests entirely with the Maximum Imbecile.

  79. 79
    What a coincidence says:

    Anyone notice something coincidental about all these wankers?

    USA:

    Clinton vs Bush Snr.

    Clinton vs Dole

    Bush vs Gore

    Bush vs Kerry

    Obama vs McCain

    Obama vs Romney

    UK:

    Blair vs Major

    Blair vs Hague

    Blair vs Howard

    Brown vs Cameron

    Cameron vs Miliband?

    One might be tempted to say, whoever won or wins, any of these “contests” could and can be relied on, to change nothing.
    There is and was, nothing of substance between any of the named “opponents” bar a few soundbites and the odd posturing positioning.

    To all intents and purposes, putting tribalism aside, there is nothing between any of them.

  80. 80
    Toner Cartridge says:

    If Mitt Romney decides to come here and behave like a wally, it is not biased to report that. I think Obama is a poor president, but Romney is not the answer to him.

  81. 81
    Goblin Girl says:

    that why we here , ain’t it ??

  82. 82
    God says:

    I usually just stare back at them from the bathroom mirror

  83. 83
    Anonymous says:

    So Mitt repeats what every MSM outlet (including the Beeb) has been harping on about for the last two weeks ie that security arrangements have been amateurish and G4S are shite, and he’s pilloried for it.

  84. 84
    Seb Coe says:

    I’ll race ya to the top, Sir Roger.

  85. 85
    tinky moron says:

    Still can’t believe it!!

  86. 86
    SP4BS says:

    A bit of research before he bought the plane tickets to france could have saved him a bit of time: french people like wine and cigs.

  87. 87
    garden shed turbo-charged wheelchair designer says:

    Try this, Sir Roger : *drops item into inventory*

  88. 88
    For You says:

    Did they get there?

  89. 89
    SP4BS says:

    Eddie the eagle. 500/1

  90. 90
    Four-eyed English Genius says:

    They are both complete arses, as are all actual and potential leaders in the UK with the possible exception of Boris.

  91. 91
    tinky moron says:

    Yep. I told her on the phone it was a shame they didn’t arrive at Gatwick yesterday, when it was 30 degrees.

  92. 92
    air-con says:

    did she she the “funny” side of that?

  93. 93
    Trahison des Clercs says:

    Oh FFS it was not Bushll it was the Cigar Man.

  94. 94
    Diddley says:

    Titt Romney, surely?

  95. 95
    air-con says:

    zola budd – 1000-1

  96. 96
    Shmuel says:

    The twart is a loon and a real danger to the whole world!
    He’s even more of a warmongering crackepot than Bush and chum$!

  97. 97
    *drums fingers* says:

    Either there’s a new post coming or ModBot’s dropped off.

  98. 98
    Your Fat-Fuck Landlord says:

    It was the name.

  99. 99
    blank says:

    Zola Budd: 1000-1

  100. 100
    blank says:

    Did she see the funny side of that?

  101. 101
    the mystic mould with the appearance of the face of Jesus says:

    if there is no God just who invented chocolate ?

  102. 102
    Left Wing God says:

    CBA

  103. 103
    percy-thrower says:

    Who cares? I did. These are the largest three swedes you’ll ever set eyes on.

    If I was you, I wouldn’t believe the tourist board propaganda that they’re all bronzed, nubile naturists with well-groomed bushes.

  104. 104
    David Cameron (Leader of the Nasty Party) says:

    I hope my suggestion of Jedward to light the flame will be considered.

  105. 105
    For You says:

    i rummage in deep cupboard

  106. 106
    the Prick Posing as PM says:

    I thought Mr Romany rather helpful – he even makes me look good!

  107. 107
    Keith self-impotent Vaz says:

    Blair 2-11 ( postal votes don’tcha know)

  108. 108
    Stanmore Staggerer says:

    I knows the feelin, God , babes

  109. 109
    Lord Fitz-Tightly says:

    HM the Queen.
    She will light up all our lives.

  110. 110
    anon says:

    Ha ha, mate. She can test her pelvic floor on my boat race any time, sunshine.

    *assumes the position under Corsair’s gearbox*

  111. 111
    Anonymous says:

    I don’t get it either. He is only repeating what the British media has been moaning about for the past couple of weeks or so anyway.

  112. 112
    Stew says:

    Don’t bang on about it. It was risque and they can’t afford proper lawyers.
    How long did you fend the Swedes off for?

  113. 113
    Stew says:

    *Upon*, dear boy. I don’t care but some do.

  114. 114
    Genevieve says:

    If I had to spend nine months of the year in total darkness, I’d probably want to rip off all my clothes at the first opportunity.

    Come to think of it: If I had to spend nine months of the year in total daylight, I’d probably want to rip off all my clothes at the first opportunity.

  115. 115
    Kenneth Moron says:

    Where are you now, Genevieve, and what are you wearing?

  116. 116
    Ur E Ahhh says:

    lol . You’d be proud of me Rubber Band Airlines/Gatwick!! They were ‘detained’ for nearly two hours before even getting to passport control!

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    Your Friendly Neighbourhood In All Fairness Service says:

    Now we know Jezza was looking to take the piss out of the Yanks, and chose a rather atypical location, Las Vegas, full of drunken people looking for somewhere to gamble away their pay cheques, who really can’t be arsed to talk to a rather menacing looking man spe*aking in what, to them, is a foreign accent, in a tone guaranteed to spark, even in their stupor, the feeling that they’re being had in some way. Of course Jezza never showed the Americans who were sober and answered him correctly, as this was not the point of his segment; the same for that CNN video downthread. It will probably come as no surprise that the late-night talk shows on American TV pull the same sort of trick on their fellow Yanks all the time, as well as Bill O’Reilly’s producer going after the kind of goofballs Bill likes to give a little stick to; one tends not to see the bright knowledgeable people who were filmed there, either. What is amusing in short segments such as these, showing truly ignorant people, is of course completely out of order when done by filmmakers working in a long form like Michael Moore, where there is no attempt made to show that anyone of a differing viewpoint might be intelligent and well-spoken. As well, it will be interesting to see the American TV man-on-the-street interviews conducted in London during the Olympic Games, to see whether the same stereotypical idiot sorts are used to show just how little that certain segments of the British public know about anything.

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    erm... says:

    .
    probably the cynical individualistic folks have stopped casting their vote the traditional way.
    .
    the conscientious family oriented folks continue….to vote.
    ……..is tradition dead?

  119. 119
    Genevieve says:

    Hello, Kenneth. *stiffens*

    Croydon, England. A dribble of baked bean juice.

  120. 120
    Stew says:

    Good. Did you leave them any of my Timothy Taylors?

  121. 121
    E says:

    Yep. Strong stuff , bro !! I locked the garage an took the key wiv me , tho .

  122. 122
    erm... says:

    .
    .
    we need to keep an eye on an innocent child wandering. if he can get as far as italy….ultimately what will be…and we will pick ourselves up.

  123. 123
    Stew says:

    Good work. You’re not as stupid as you seem, sis. I’ll bung you another oner on Sunday if those leeching Swedes haven’t buggered the house up. It wasn’t designed for that degree of loading. Later.

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    jgm2 says:

    True that. I was in Las Vegas 20 or so years ago and ended up blind dr*unk, ricocheting off the walls of the hotel corridors. If Jeremy Clarkson had asked me my own name I wouldn’t have been able to tell him – let alone the capital of France.

  125. 125
    Your Friendly Neighbourhood Paragraph Service says:

    Want some like breaks to go with that?

  126. 126
    erm... says:

    imbecile was someone’s shadow.
    who gave him all that freedom.

  127. 127
    Aunty Matter says:

    I doubt if Clarkson had to stand there long to find an idiot.

  128. 128
    erm... says:

    has the world moved on…even in the eyes of the americans?
    .
    the americans can hardly use their might. The chinese look formidable. The indians get ever younger and with the soon to be the most populated country status coming there way.
    .
    this is the new Bermuda triangle. The faith of the world is with the chinese….so God must speak to them first. Our freedom loving souls are with the americans….but it is only the Indians who know the truth. They understand their lives.

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    UKIP.i.am says:

    The Republican’s most damaging blunder came when he questioned whether his hosts would be able to make a success of the Games, saying: ‘It’s hard to know just how well it will turn out.’

    Bloody hell, a politician talking honestly. He has no future, has he?

  130. 130
    Forkbender says:

    Probably if God did really speak direct to the rest of there would be blind panic, there are a very few folks that God has actually spoken to directly all those died nearly 2,000 years ago, the guy probably means he thinks he hears God but convinced himself that it has actually happened, to say I think God spoke to me is not very convincing.

  131. 131
    Forkbender says:

    Unfortunately not, if he decides to go to war he will want Cammers/Millipede dragged into it. Strangely if it wasn’t for one Harold Wilson saying, no, we would have been dragged into the Vietnam war, I might not be here now and a lot of folks on this blog would never have been born, Johnson was non too happy about it.

  132. 132
    Forkbender says:

    Actually 4 weeks it should have been notice LOCOG suddenly wanted an extra 8,000 extra security bods, how on earth can you recruit so many, train them , acreditations issued and CRB checks done, a finally the extra uniforms obtained.

  133. 133
    Forkbender says:

    I am hopeless at spelling but I sometimes used to get the Telegraph when going to college, spelling was not Telegraph’s best forte that was 36 years ago

  134. 134
    Forkbender says:

    I wonder what the Murdoch publications in the states are are saying about those little Romneys

  135. 135
    Mailman says:

    Dunno lads but unlike Barry “Big Bwain” Obama, Romney has delivered an Olympic games. Actually unlike Barry “The Boy Wonder” Obama, Romney has actually worked in a real job during his lifetime.

    Anyways come November Barry “The Messaiah” Obama will become nothing but a fond memory and finally America will have a proper leader :)

    Regards

    Mailman

  136. 136
    Mary says:

    So, what exactly was idiotic about what Romney said, because you’ll need to inform the UK journalists who wrote the articles for the past month complaining about the lack of security for the games, over and over again. Romney didn’t bash the UK Olympics, he mentioned the general concern anyone who’s read the British press, has seen in the UK news media, and he went on to state that things would turn out alright, that the main point was the athletes and the games themselves. What has been apparent from the get go, is that the leftist media, and your self serving politicians have their lips affixed to Obama’s backside and are wanking away at his other bits a mile a minute, in order to show what good little glove puppets they are. David Cameron, who views the British people as something to disdain and exploit made it even more apparent that he’s the globalist’s cheap toyboy, and Boris Johnson made it clear that all that peroxide he uses to lighten his hair has gone to his brain. It also revealed the air of desperation of the UK media to whore themselves to what serves the EU’s bottom line, that the US is just something to fleece. I pity the lot of you, and honestly have to say, I wish my grandfather hadn’t risked his life serving in WWI and my father in WWII to save your worthless, foolish, easily deluded country. You all lack any sense of history, and keep making the same mistakes again and again.

  137. 137

    G4S might be shite but they’re OUR shite,and no Mr nearly POTUS in his own mind is going to insult our shite.

  138. 138

    It’s been dumbed down for the modern student.

  139. 139
    Anonymous says:

    It amazes me that out of all the people in USA they come up with such fools for leaders.I do like Obama though, he seems genuine.

  140. 140
    Anonymous says:

    Yes, but its something you dont do 1) when you are in a foreign country, 2) when you want to be President of the United states, in both situations it helps if you dont sound rude and stupid !

  141. 141
    Anonymous says:

    He behaved as though communication between UK and US was by carrier pigeon, and we would never hear what he was saying to a home audience, he also had a funny expression on his face as though we were all village idiots, there again he had just met Mr Leader.

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    Anonymous says:

    With all due respect it is not up to Mitt to be giving an opinion on the Olympics, 24 hours before they start.Surely the success or failure cant be judged for months. Long after Obama gets a second term.

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    Midas says:

    I too visited Salt Lake city, and found the people amongst the most warm relaxed and welcoming I have ever encountered. The culture is about family straight dealing and hard work: what’s not to like?

    Democratic Leader Harry Read has been a major political player for years and his Mormonism has never been an issue. Why should Romney’s?

    Aren’t we supposed to celebrate diversity?

    As (Democrat) pundit Bob Beckel said ” “I’ve never met a Mormon I didn’t like”.

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    Mailman says:

    Boom! Take that you ignorant Barry lovers!

  145. 145
    Peter Carter-Fuck says:

    He is indeed a genuine Marxist.

  146. 146
    Peter Carter-Fuck says:

    Only if they are leftist fucktards.

  147. 147
    Peter Carter-Fuck says:

    80% of Britain is black. It must be true, Danny Boyle wouldn’t lie.


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