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Romnesia

Romnesia Could Send George P. Bush and the GOP Into the Bush Leagues

Tony_Diaz | Posted 01.28.2013 | Latino Voices
Tony_Diaz

There is someone whispering in a millionaire's ear telling him that George P. Bush will win Latinos over to the GOP. He just needs to remember one important thing: This ain't his granddaddy's Texas.

BOTH SIDES NOW: Can Mitt's 'Rope-a-Hope' Tactic Work?

HuffPost Radio | Posted 10.29.2012 | Politics
HuffPost Radio

2011-11-29-20111107bothsidesnow.jpgReagan and Clarke debate whether 44 won a Pyrrhic victory at Boca -- crushing content as Romney passed a 'commander-in-chief' test? And they talk taboos: does the Gingrich-Sununu crowd race-bait? Kosher to discuss Mitt's Mormonism? Who lies more?

Romney's Foreign Policy: About Face or Two-Faced?

James Zogby | Posted 12.27.2012 | Politics
James Zogby

Listening to this "kinder and gentler" Romney, two questions came to mind. Was all this a tactical ploy to sway undecided voters? Or was this the candidate's declaration of independence from his neo-conservative advisers (three-quarters of whom are George W. Bush alumni)?

Shapeshifting And Distractions

Richard J. Rosendall | Posted 12.26.2012 | Gay Voices
Richard J. Rosendall

Like a mythical shapeshifter or a repertory actor, Mitt Romney will pretend to be whatever you need. Politicians often do this, but he reaches new heights of brazenness. Time and again he says something on the stump that a campaign spokesperson later "clarifies."

Romnesia Is the New Truthiness: Obama Learns a Lesson From Colbert

Sophia A. McClennen | Posted 12.22.2012 | Politics
Sophia A. McClennen

Obama has finally learned from Colbert that neologisms are not just snappy ways of packaging important ideas; they are also ways to get your supporters to play an active role in spreading them.

To Mitt: Here Are 25 of Your Public Policies Much Sillier Than 'Romnesia'

Paul Abrams | Posted 12.22.2012 | Politics
Paul Abrams

If he wants silly, however, Romney does not have to look any further than his own positions, proposals, plans for the country.

Megatrend: China's GDP Will Exceed U.S. GDP in the 21st Century -- Deal With It

Steven Strauss | Posted 12.21.2012 | Politics
Steven Strauss

Supporters of 'Romney-Ryan as economic saviors' believe they'll miraculously produce the hyper-economic growth we failed to achieve by lowering marginal tax rates, repealing Obamacare, and increasing military spending. If you believe Romney-Ryan will produce this miracle, you probably also believe in the Tooth Fairy.

Elise Foley

Republicans Dismiss 'Romnesia': 'Very Cute, Mr. President'

HuffingtonPost.com | Elise Foley | Posted 10.22.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Republicans on Sunday dismissed President Barack Obama's new "Romnesia" line, saying it's nothing but a distraction from more important ...

Romney: Obama Is Playing 'Silly Word Games'

AP | KASIE HUNT | Posted 10.20.2012 | Politics

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. -- Republican Mitt Romney is accusing President Barack Obama of engaging in "petty attacks and silly word games" just 18 days befo...

Friday Talking Points -- Snappy Women Label Needed

Chris Weigant | Posted 12.19.2012 | Politics
Chris Weigant

I had planned to dissect Obama's debate performance today, and highlight the best parts of it, but then I noticed the speech Obama gave this morning, in which he hit the same points even harder.

Why I Am Voting for Mitt Romney on Nov. 7

Dorian de Wind | Posted 12.19.2012 | Comedy
Dorian de Wind

I have studied and I believe in his detailed, crystal clear plans to rebound our economy, to cut taxes by $5 trillion, increase our defense budget, create 12 million jobs over the next four years without adding to the deficit. (How can anyone not vote for this man?)

PICTURE: 'Romnesia' Movie Poster

Posted 10.19.2012 | Comedy

The word of the day is "Romnesia" after President Obama coined the term for his opponent Mitt Romney's tendency to forget his positions during a speec...

Sam Stein

Obama Hits 'Romnesia'

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 10.19.2012 | Politics

FAIRFAX, Va. -- At a misty rally designed to gin up enthusiasm among women voters, President Barack Obama's strongest riff was a mockery of Mitt Romne...