Thursday, July 26, 2012



LONDON — Mitt Romney’s carefully choreographed trip to London caused a diplomatic stir when he called the British Olympic preparations “disconcerting” and questioned whether Londoners would turn out to support the Games.
“The stories about the private security firm not having enough people, the supposed strike of the immigration and customs officials, that obviously is not something which is encouraging,” Mr. Romney said in an interview withNBC on Wednesday.
That prompted a tart rejoinder from the British prime minister, David Cameron. “We are holding an Olympic Games in one of the busiest, most active, bustling cities anywhere in the world. Of course it’s easier if you hold an Olympic Games in the middle of nowhere,” an allusion to Salt Lake City, which hosted Games that Mr. Romney oversaw.


Anonymous said...

That is Hilarious!!

Finalist in Diplomacy from Wisconsin said...

And the winner of the gold medal in diplomacy goes to . . .(Sit down Mittens, you didn't even make the quarter finals.)

Because we all know that nothing elevates one's achievements more than putting somebody else's down. NOT!

Geesh...Didn't his mother teach him that if he doesn't have something good to say....say nothing at all.

Anonymous said...

"Let's hear it for the Rainbow Tour"