May 11th, 2012
06:43 PM ET

Mitt Romney: Prankster or Bully?

CNN's Erin Burnett tackles questions raised about Mitt Romney's bullying story.

Filed under: News • Politics
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  1. NAMVET527

    You all have to go back 50 YEARS to dig up dirt on President Mitt Romney?
    I don't have but a couple of years & that for 20 YEARS he attended a RACIST BIGOTED HATE MONGERING DEMONIC church with a preacher that BLASPHEMES GOD from his pulpit
    and then

    May 14, 2012 at 9:46 pm | Reply
  2. NAMVET527

    OVOMIT does not remember bailing out wall street.

    OVOMIT does not remember SNORTING COCAINE as an adult

    May 14, 2012 at 9:43 pm | Reply
  3. namvet527

    I guess you are a typical LIBERAL NEWS that CENSORS anything you DISAGREE WITH.

    My from May 11 are "still aawaiting moderation".

    May 13, 2012 at 10:30 pm | Reply
  4. J

    CNN: quote, "I have never in my life had a more powerful experience than that spiritual moment when the spirit of Christ testified to me that the Book of Mormon is true,” Larry Echo Hawk told the audience." If Mr. Romney speaks with the elegance of a theologian -at Liberty University- then _why_ is he a mormon in the first place? Since they believe -according to him- exactly as the Scriptural evangelical believe, what promotes him to find solace in a mormon faith? This is a paint job. He finds comfort using the evangelical vote, quite simply...put.....

    May 13, 2012 at 11:51 am | Reply
  5. Margaret Treuer

    If Romney "doesn't remember" instigating a vicious assault on student suspected of being gay but doesn't deny it either does that mean that there were many such "pranks" and he doesn't remember this particular one?

    May 13, 2012 at 10:59 am | Reply
  6. truckerandrew

    i have a new favorite quote now thanks to John Avlon
    "none of us are the sum total of our worst moments"
    those were the days 🙂
    as far as Romney he seems like more the prankster type not a bully, just one guys opinion.

    May 12, 2012 at 2:33 am | Reply
    • namvet527

      OVOMIT used to sell & use POT & COCAINE 25 yrs ago. what about his association with bill ayers an unrepentant terrorist & wrights bigoted & hate mongering demonic church?

      May 12, 2012 at 2:46 am | Reply
      • thetruckinglife

        hmmm, after reading another story about Romney in high school, my opinion may be wrong.
        sounds like a bully incident if the story is true, guess will never know.

        May 14, 2012 at 4:46 pm | Reply
        • NAMVET527

          Sounds like OBIMBO SNORTING COCAINE as an adult sounds true.

          If you have to go back 50 YEARS for something as petty as an exaggerated bullyiing incident that is getting DESPERATE.

          May 14, 2012 at 9:45 pm | Reply
  7. Carlene Owen

    The high school story about Romney is stupid, and shows how stupid the Demo reporters and CNN are. The real bullies is Oboma, CNN and the other TV networks orther than FOX. Thank God for FOX, the grown up station for grown ups to watch.

    May 11, 2012 at 8:25 pm | Reply
    • NAMVET527

      Well said CARLENE

      May 14, 2012 at 9:47 pm | Reply
  8. Cleave Drummond

    It doesn't matter. He was wrong no matter what it was. No one should ever be treated like that in school no matter who they are or might be. Many times those with excess tend to belittle those around them just to find something to do. I know I would not be that way just to fit in.

    I know what it is like to be harassed in school and it is not right EVER. He has a long way to go to make up for this and I don't mean just throwing money at it to make it go away. He needs to make sure that those involved and the rest of America know and accept that he has changed.

    May 11, 2012 at 7:39 pm | Reply
  9. Cleave Drummond

    It doesn't matter if he was a prankster or a bully. What he did was wrong and stuff like that should never happen at a school. I put up with students like that when I went to school and took some of them a long time to finally realize that I was a worthwhile human being.

    He has a long way to go to make up for what he did and I don't mean just throwing money at it either.

    May 11, 2012 at 7:35 pm | Reply
  10. danielwalldammit

    Lol, that quote doesn't fly in the face of the initial account, and when in the Hell was Breitbart worth ANY attention. It's also resonating, because Romney has done a terrible job of handling the matter.

    May 11, 2012 at 7:18 pm | Reply

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