Thursday, May 10, 2012

Are you an informed voter?

There is another great ad about Josh Mandel's unbridled ambition----

A recent poll indicates that many Ohioans don't know Josh Mandel.  The ad above explains part of it, but you should also know that Josh Mandel has demonstrated cronyism in the Treasurer's office.  Why would anyone vote for this totally inept person?

>>>>> If you haven't seen the news today, you've missed this-----

Mitt Romney returned from a three-week spring break in 1965 to resume his studies as a high school senior at the prestigious Cranbrook School. Back on the handsome campus, studded with Tudor brick buildings and manicured fields, he spotted something he thought did not belong at a school where the boys wore ties and carried briefcases. John Lauber, a soft-spoken new student one year behind Romney, was perpetually teased for his nonconformity and presumed homosexuality. Now he was walking around the all-boys school with bleached-blond hair that draped over one eye, and Romney wasn’t having it.

“He can’t look like that. That’s wrong. Just look at him!” an incensed Romney told Matthew Friedemann, his close friend in the Stevens Hall dorm, according to Friedemann’s recollection. Mitt, the teenaged son of Michigan Gov. George Romney, kept complaining about Lauber’s look, Friedemann recalled. 

A few days later, Friedemann entered Stevens Hall off the school’s collegiate quad to find Romney marching out of his own room ahead of a prep school posse shouting about their plan to cut Lauber’s hair. Friedemann followed them to a nearby room where they came upon Lauber, tackled him and pinned him to the ground. As Lauber, his eyes filling with tears, screamed for help, Romney repeatedly clipped his hair with a pair of scissors.....

There is more on this at the Huffington Post where you can read some additional information, including the over  22,000+ comments from readers. It is so sad to see that the Republican candidate, Mitt Romney, was a bully.