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Mitt Romney's Thursday, Courtesy Of His Body Man

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Want to know what it's like to spend all day with Mitt Romney?

Garrett Jackson, Romney's personal aide and the man at the candidate's side 24/7, launched a blog Thursday on the official campaign website. Jackson is Romney's body man, which means he provides assistance on a wide range of matters -- including, at times, holding the chair on which Romney is standing.

"Folks always ask me what it is like to be on the road with the Gov every day," Jackson wrote in his first, and so far only, post. "Rather than just email my mom about it I figured I could start to blog."

He went on to tell us what Romney had for breakfast -- "some oatmeal" -- and offered a short video of Romney before a radio interview.

Other videos are posted to Jackson's personal YouTube page and give a slightly more personal view of Romney than his official campaign appearances. For example, we learn that Romney likes cupcakes, particularly those like the "Hostess cupcakes of old."

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