When you have a fire in an aircraft, there’s no place to go, exactly, there’s no — and you can’t find any oxygen from outside the aircraft to get in the aircraft, because the windows don’t open. I don’t know why they don’t do that. It’s a real problem. So it’s very dangerous. - Mitt Romney, Republican nominee for President, speaking at a Beverly Hills fundraiser which nevertheless brought in $6 million.
|Left: "regular" Mitt. Right: Mitt speaking in "bronzeface"|
at a Univision Town Hall meeting on Hispanic issues
|Romney campaign gaffes|
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poster sums up the rage on Twitter
But all of that pales in comparison to this one, horrifying fact that I mentioned in passing in the accreditation of my opening quote: the banquet where Romney declared he has no idea why jet airplane windows cannot be opened raised six million dollars for his campaign. After they heard him make that remark.
Sometimes there just ain't no helping people.