Now that Mitt Romney has decided on his running mate—the Mormon now
joined by a Roman Catholic—the attacks on Obama stepped up considerably
over the last two days. Leading this assault is a robo-call that revives all the nasty rumors,
innuendos, and lies about Obama, including his religion, patriotism, and
if he’s an American citizen.
Gabby Douglas believed two years ago, when she convinced her mother to let her move halfway across the country to train to become a champion. Yesterday, she became the first African-American to win an Olympic all-around title.
Will the often heartless GOP and the Romney campaign team pounce on
another misfortune from the Obama administration, seeing it as out of
control with the recent accident by U.S. Secretary of Commerce John
Bryson in the same way it charged Obama with being “out of touch” with
his comment that the “private sector is doing fine”?