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Mitt Romney's Awkward Bonding Tour Of America (VIDEO)

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No matter how many times Mitt Romney's wife, aides and old friends try to convince the public and the media that the Republican presidential candidate is a great joker as soon as the cameras are turned off, the former governor of Massachusetts has failed time and again to connect with regular Americans.

We've compiled the most awkward, clueless and stilted moments from Romney's attempts to relate to voters across the country. What's your favorite awkward Romney moment? Tell us by commenting or sending a tweet to the author @hoont.

The video is also available on YouTube if you'd like to share or embed it:

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