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#Mitt Romney

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President Trump acquitted of all charges at Senate impeachment trial
# Senate Trial
# Senate Trial

President Trump acquitted of all charges at Senate impeachment trial

Updated Feb 5th 2020, 9:24 PM 54,553 Views 119 Comments

Trump was impeached on charges of abuse of power and obstructing Congress.

Mitt Romney, who Trump branded a 'stone cold loser', wins Senate seat
# Comeback
# Comeback

Mitt Romney, who Trump branded a 'stone cold loser', wins Senate seat

Nov 7th 2018, 7:35 AM 20,982 Views 15 Comments

The former presidential nominee lost out to Barack Obama in 2012.

Launching political comeback, Romney says Utah 'welcomes legal immigrants around the world'
# Politics
# Politics

Launching political comeback, Romney says Utah 'welcomes legal immigrants around the world'

Feb 16th 2018, 4:42 PM 9,982 Views 20 Comments

The 70-year-old will be the heavy favorite for the Utah Senate seat.

Trump picks oil chief (with no diplomatic experience but plenty of ties to Russia) as Secretary of State
# Rex Tillerson
# Rex Tillerson

Trump picks oil chief (with no diplomatic experience but plenty of ties to Russia) as Secretary of State

Dec 13th 2016, 1:00 PM 20,383 Views 148 Comments

Foreign Affairs Minister Charlie Flanagan said he is already looking forward to meeting the new appointee.

Mitt Romney had a cosy dinner last night with Trump, the man he labelled a fraud
# Impressed
# Impressed

Mitt Romney had a cosy dinner last night with Trump, the man he labelled a fraud

Nov 30th 2016, 9:05 AM 13,690 Views 58 Comments

Previously a fierce critic, the former Republican nominee is now a front-runner in the race to become the Secretary of State.

Donald Trump isn't worried that 'mixed up man' Mitt Romney's isn't voting for him
# Shots Fired
# Shots Fired

Donald Trump isn't worried that 'mixed up man' Mitt Romney's isn't voting for him

Mar 18th 2016, 10:47 PM 14,409 Views 24 Comments

Former candidate Mitt Romney says he’ll be voting for Ted Cruz in Utah.

"A phony, a fraud" - it's panic stations for the Republicans as Mitt Romney takes a major pop at Donald Trump
# Smackdown
# Smackdown

"A phony, a fraud" - it's panic stations for the Republicans as Mitt Romney takes a major pop at Donald Trump

Mar 3rd 2016, 7:06 PM 23,298 Views 39 Comments

The 2012 Republican presidential nominee’s outburst is being seen as a sign that the Republican party is deeply concerned about Trump’s meteoric rise.

Here's 68-year-old Mitt Romney 'knocking down' former world champ Evander Holyfield
# Stormin' Mormon
From The42
# Stormin' Mormon

Here's 68-year-old Mitt Romney 'knocking down' former world champ Evander Holyfield

May 16th 2015, 3:48 PM 6,847 Views 4 Comments

Romney and Holyfield helped to raise $1 million for charity.

Mitt 'Stormin' Mormon' Romney suffered (another) painful defeat last-night
# Quake By The Lake
# Quake By The Lake

Mitt 'Stormin' Mormon' Romney suffered (another) painful defeat last-night

May 16th 2015, 8:20 AM 21,560 Views 23 Comments

He was ‘fighting’ a world champ, in fairness.

Failed presidential candidate Mitt Romney is fighting Evander Holyfield
# The Stormin' Mormon
# The Stormin' Mormon

Failed presidential candidate Mitt Romney is fighting Evander Holyfield

May 14th 2015, 11:51 PM 15,697 Views 18 Comments

To be fair, he’s taken a few beatings before…

Mitt Romney might run to become US President ... again
# Third Time Lucky
# Third Time Lucky

Mitt Romney might run to become US President ... again

Jan 12th 2015, 6:35 PM 9,321 Views 24 Comments

“Oh, no, no, no. No, no, no, no, no. No, no, no,” he had previously said of another election campaign.

These interns made some terrible mistakes
# Glitterbombs
# Glitterbombs

These interns made some terrible mistakes

Aug 3rd 2013, 5:30 PM 23,719 Views 18 Comments

From interns who embarrassed their boss to interns who just embarrassed themselves, there have been many entry-level workers who were quickly shown the door.

21 pictures of Enda Kenny meeting famous people
# Meet And Greet
# Meet And Greet

21 pictures of Enda Kenny meeting famous people

Jan 27th 2013, 5:00 PM 15,866 Views 67 Comments

Our leader meets a lot of people and there are plenty of them who are pretty famous….

'A logistical, logarithmic progression' : The year in 46 quotes
# Review 2012
# Review 2012

'A logistical, logarithmic progression' : The year in 46 quotes

Dec 30th 2012, 7:00 PM 6,751 Views 6 Comments

“It’s clear that people are pissed off with us as a government” and 45 other quotes that tell the story of 2012.

13 things we didn't know last year
# Review 2012
From The Daily Edge
# Review 2012

13 things we didn't know last year

Dec 26th 2012, 7:30 PM 15,747 Views 8 Comments

Gangnam, Instagram, Mick Wallace’s tax dealings, and how amazing our athletes are.

The best memes of 2012
# Memetastic
From The Daily Edge
# Memetastic

The best memes of 2012

Dec 25th 2012, 12:00 PM 12,998 Views 7 Comments

Grumpy Cat, Angelina Jolieing, and those binders full of women. It’s been a quality year for internet memes. Here’s the cream of the crop…

Hyland leaves Las Vegas with enhanced reputation but no world title
# Boxing
From The42
# Boxing

Hyland leaves Las Vegas with enhanced reputation but no world title

Dec 10th 2012, 3:41 PM 1,360 Views 0 Comments

Snooki and Mitt Romney were ringside for the bout.

Pics: The moment Mitt Romney conceded the election to Barack Obama
# Obama
# Obama

Pics: The moment Mitt Romney conceded the election to Barack Obama

Dec 7th 2012, 5:15 PM 13,040 Views 12 Comments

It’s fair to say that President Obama was more than happy to take this call on the night of 6 November…

Man arrested after approaching Romney at White House
# Mitt Romney
# Mitt Romney

Man arrested after approaching Romney at White House

Nov 29th 2012, 8:50 PM 8,666 Views 15 Comments

US Secret Service officers said the man had become “combative”.

Obama and Romney to have lunch at the White House
# Detente
# Detente

Obama and Romney to have lunch at the White House

Nov 29th 2012, 8:08 AM 4,897 Views 11 Comments

This will be the first time the two will have met since the election. What will they talk about?

What have the words GIF and omnishambles got in common?
# Wordplay
# Wordplay

What have the words GIF and omnishambles got in common?

Nov 13th 2012, 5:47 PM 7,010 Views 8 Comments

They’ve both been picked as words of the year by Oxford University Press, that’s what.

Minorities, causes and Nate Silver witchcraft: US election 2012 in numbers
# In Numbers
# In Numbers

Minorities, causes and Nate Silver witchcraft: US election 2012 in numbers

Nov 10th 2012, 7:30 PM 7,476 Views 9 Comments

121,366,971 people went to the polls on Tuesday. How did they vote – and which candidates did better with certain groups?

Here is the week's news... skewed
# Not The News
# Not The News

Here is the week's news... skewed

Nov 10th 2012, 5:00 PM 3,496 Views 4 Comments

Breaking via The Mire wire: A Gathering storm; Al-Quinnada; and Mitt Romney’s Irish cousin?

Obama campaign says it won Florida vote
# Florida
# Florida

Obama campaign says it won Florida vote

Nov 9th 2012, 10:12 AM 6,780 Views 3 Comments

Mitt Romney’s campaign team earlier conceded that the Republican presidential nominee lost Florida’s votes to President Barack Obama.

The YouTube top 10: because people really don't like Lance Armstrong
# Going Viral
From The42
# Going Viral

The YouTube top 10: because people really don't like Lance Armstrong

Nov 8th 2012, 12:30 PM 1,302 Views 0 Comments

In addition, check out what happened when Barack Obama and Mitt Romney made an appearance on Monday Night Football.

Column: 'The culture war is over, and conservatives have lost'
# US 2012
# US 2012

Column: 'The culture war is over, and conservatives have lost'

Nov 7th 2012, 8:30 PM 2,310 Views 183 Comments

Conservatives will win again, writes John McGuirk – but first they must stop allowing themselves to be seen as anti-women, anti-science and anti-rights.

Paul Ryan to remain as chair of House Budget committee
# US2012
# US2012

Paul Ryan to remain as chair of House Budget committee

Nov 7th 2012, 5:31 PM 6,300 Views 11 Comments

The defeated vice-presidential nominee intends to stay on as the Republicans’ leading fiscal spokesman.

As it happened: the world reacts to Barack Obama’s re-election
Live Nov 7th 2012, 12:09 PM

As it happened: the world reacts to Barack Obama’s re-election

Videos: The moment US TV networks called the election for Obama
# Four More Years
# Four More Years

Videos: The moment US TV networks called the election for Obama

Nov 7th 2012, 10:05 AM 9,235 Views 16 Comments

As the networks called the state of Ohio for Obama, they called the election for the US President. Watch how it unfolded…

Video: President Barack Obama's victory speech in full
# Four More Years
# Four More Years

Video: President Barack Obama's victory speech in full

Nov 7th 2012, 7:35 AM 10,833 Views 20 Comments

Watch the full acceptance speech delivered by Obama in Chicago earlier today AND Mitt Romney’s concession speech just before that.

US man refers to 'very close race' for presidency just before execution
# Death Row
# Death Row

US man refers to 'very close race' for presidency just before execution

Nov 7th 2012, 6:57 AM 10,881 Views 7 Comments

Oklahoma executed a convicted murderer who referenced the presidential race in his final words last night.

Donald Trump on Obama's win: "A total sham and a travesty"
# Donald's Hump
# Donald's Hump

Donald Trump on Obama's win: "A total sham and a travesty"

Nov 7th 2012, 5:37 AM 19,685 Views 77 Comments

Someone’s not happy.

Barack Obama wins second term as US President
# Four More Years
# Four More Years

Barack Obama wins second term as US President

Nov 7th 2012, 4:40 AM 9,016 Views 33 Comments

The Democratic incumbent fends off the challenge of Mitt Romney to clinch Ohio – and four more years in the White House.

Barack Obama re-elected as US President: as it happened
Live Nov 7th 2012, 4:07 AM

Barack Obama re-elected as US President: as it happened

Obama holds slender lead as Florida heads down to the wire
# Swing States
# Swing States

Obama holds slender lead as Florida heads down to the wire

Nov 7th 2012, 3:23 AM 2,254 Views 0 Comments

With over 7.4 million votes counted – around 84% of the total – Barack Obama leads by only a few thousand votes.

Queues mean final Virginia, Florida results could be delayed by hours
# Swing States
# Swing States

Queues mean final Virginia, Florida results could be delayed by hours

Nov 7th 2012, 2:09 AM 1,987 Views 1 Comment

Mitt Romney’s hopes are likely to hinge on Virginia – but long queues and state law means the result could be a late one.

Ohio and Florida exit polls appear to favour Obama
# Swing States
# Swing States

Ohio and Florida exit polls appear to favour Obama

Nov 7th 2012, 12:48 AM 4,544 Views 12 Comments

The incumbent appears to have the upper hand according to the first polls from the Buckeye State, which will be crucial.

So what happens if the Electoral College is a tie?
# Electoral College
# Electoral College

So what happens if the Electoral College is a tie?

Nov 7th 2012, 12:26 AM 7,853 Views 4 Comments

It probably won’t happen, but the result could be 269-269. So what happens if there’s a deadlock?

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