web log writers: Romney rhetorically incontinent and ethically inconsistent
Please, now, former Governor Romney, no need to go around shrieking out wild rhetoric and sounding like a member of the John Birch Society, writes the estimable Kevin of Fundamentals and Falsehoods.
Kevin comments on Romney’s complete loss of rhetorical bladder control lately. He counsels the noisy candidate—Romney the Risible—to “tone it down.”
We agree. See:
The estimable Guru AsC of 2008central.net argues:
… Don’t get me wrong, I’m not attacking Romney for supporting the fundraiser or for posing with the picture. I’m simply saying that if a candidate says that decorum and respect for the presidency influences their decisions about whether or not to participate in events, then one must logically assume that Romney is applying the same standards to all of his decisions, unless of course Romney has consistency issues … more
Our comment: yes, Romney has consistency issues.
Remove Romney’s consistency issues and Romney disappears.