Easier as a Latino, Mitt? [video]

Posted on October 18, 2012


One of the most telling moments in Mitt Romney’s famous “47%” video is when–to the hilarity of his well-heeled, largely White audience–he claims that he would have a better shot at the presidency if he were Latino.  Instead of a rich White privileged male.

This is classic paranoid White male syndrome.  A rather extreme case, but the Republican Party harbours even more extreme cases than Mitt, unfortunately.

You can hear Mitt’s remarks in the following video, and also hear Rosie Perez’s reply.

She likes his logic and follows it to its logical conclusion.  Why, if Mitt were a gay Latina, she would just kill in this election, says Rosie …