American Thinker published a photo that’s been kicking around since the 2008 campaign showing Mitt Romney with his hot shot investors when he ran Bain Capital—holding money in their teeth no less!
Imagine what the Obama team will do with this in light of the recent Wall Street (media driven!) anti-capitalism demonstrations. I do think the Left wants to run against Romney the rich guy and will savage him not just because of his wealth but because of his religion as well—they are just holding their fire until the primary is behind us.
Here is what author/editor Thomas Lifson said at American Thinker yesterday (Hat tip: Cathy):
Does Mitt Romney have a political death wish? When I heard him utter the phrase, “There are plenty of reasons to vote against Mitt Romney…,” I cringed, imagining endless repetition of this sound byte in the attack ads that will be the basis of the Obama re-election campaign, funded with hundreds of millions of dollars in campaign cash.
Why on earth would a smart guy like Romney hand Obama a video moment so damaging to his cause?
Then there is this, a picture surfaced from the past, and certain to become ubiquitous once the GOP is committed to Mitt:
Click here to see the shocking photo (Mitt is in the middle as the ringleader).