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Response to Cha (Reply #16)

Fri Oct 5, 2012, 10:45 PM

38. That was a combination of condescension and a dog whistle

He was trying to dominate Obama by creating the impression that he's the father and Obama is on the level of his sons -- which puts Romney one-up in his patriarchal worldview.

But he was also indirectly calling him "boy".

This was clearly one of his rehearsed zingers.

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