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Yes. Mitt Romney Is Weasel-Scum. Why Do You Ask?

There is something very wrong not just with Romney, but with anybody who supports Romney.

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Key fact: the US Embassy Cairo statement that the Romney campaign was apparently referring to when it said: "It's disgraceful that the Obama Administration's first response was not to condemn attacks on our diplomatic missions, but to sympathize with those who waged the attacks" was issued by US Embassy Cairo before the incident at the Cairo Embassy. It was not a response to what happened at the Cairo Embassy, **nor to the murder at the US consulate in Bengazi.

Thanks for the slime, Romney.

From the NYT:

Bracing for trouble before the start of the protests here and in Libya, the American Embassy released a statement shortly after noon that appeared to refer to Mr. Jones: “The United States Embassy in Cairo condemns the continuing efforts by misguided individuals to hurt the religious feelings of Muslims — as we condemn efforts to offend believers of all religions.”… Apparently unaware of the timing of the first embassy statement, the Republican presidential candidate, Mitt Romney, put out a statement just before midnight Tuesday saying, “It’s disgraceful that the Obama administration’s first response was not to condemn attacks on our diplomatic missions, but to sympathize with those who waged the attacks…”

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