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March 20, 2012

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On its own I don't think the dog on the roof story will sway things much... but as a part of a larger narrative about Mitt Romney - it could have some effect.

I do not think Romney has much personal appeal and certainly this story is a part of that lack... if the economy continues to improve that doesn't leave Romney with much to run on (the lies about gas prices aren't going to work.)

Jay

You must of running out of decent questions to ask the American people. I would like, for example, a poll of just the unemployed and underemployed in these states primary elections. I believe it will tell you quite a bit about the November election-not whether Romney has a dog problem.

Shirley Fox

Let's see...29 years ago... 5 kids and 2 adults going hundreds of miles in a car on vacation. The kids want to take the dog...Dad soft heartedly says yes and makes the dog an "upstairs appartment" where it is more comfortable rather than squeezed in. His son randomly mentions the incident and it is held against him and stretched into lies for years. I don't know who I will vote for at this point but ANYONE who uses this to vote against someone isn't seeing the family man trying to be a good Dad in the story. Most people with that kind of money would plan a vacation that keeps the kids busy and out of their hair!

Calvin1

The problem with the story is that after the dog developed full-on diarrhea(as a dog breeder for 27 years, I'm gonna go with he was terrified), and coated the back of the car with it, Romney hosed him and the car down, and put him back up there for the rest of the 1200 mile drive. According to the reporter who first interviewed Romney's son, when they got to their destination, the dog ran away and they never found him.
I don't know anyone who would do such a thing, including people who've never owned dogs.

roxy&turbosmommy

I will NOT vote for anyone who treats their dog this way! My dogs are spoiled and my children (their paws and names tattooed on my arm) Hmmm lets think I bet the first thing he'd do is kill every animal in the shelters because they are just dogs! WRONG they need love just like children and should be treated a humane way!

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