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Boca Raton : FL : USA | almost 2 years ago  
On Monday, Mother Jones posted part one of a video of Mitt Romney at a meeting with wealthy campaign donors on May 17, 2012. In it, Romney described nearly half of the U.S. population...
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  • Let them eat cake! Mitt Romney cuts off his own head

    Submitted By: INVIGILATOR | almost 2 years ago
    Marie Antoinette famously said of the Paris poor 'Let them eat cake' and she finished up headless as the people rose up against the bourgeoisie and Madame Guillotine did her deeds. It seems that Mitt Romney is hell bound on cutting his own head off ...

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