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Me. Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu May-10-12 11:52 AM
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Romney has apologized today saying he didnt know the boy was gay. First if all, I doubt that as references are made about his soft voice and non-conformist ways. But would being a hetero make it okay for Romney to bully the boy the way he did?

Romney Bullying, Pranks Exposed

Mitt Romneys prep school classmates recall pranks, but also troubling incidents

BLOOMFIELD HILLS, Mich. Mitt Romney returned from a three-week spring break in 1965 to resume his studies as a high school senior at the prestigious Cranbrook School. Back on the handsome campus, studded with Tudor brick buildings and manicured fields, he spotted something he thought did not belong at a school where the boys wore ties and carried briefcases. John Lauber, a soft-spoken new student one year behind Romney, was perpetually teased for his nonconformity and presumed homosexuality. Now he was walking around the all-boys school with bleached-blond hair that draped over one eye, and Romney wasnt having it.

He cant look like that. Thats wrong. Just look at him! an incensed Romney told Matthew Friedemann, his close friend in the Stevens Hall dorm, according to Friedemanns recollection. Mitt, the teenaged son of Michigan Gov. George Romney, kept complaining about Laubers look, Friedemann recalled.cont
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  -Pranks? Pranks??? Me.  May-10-12 11:52 AM   #0 
  - So the victim was expelled later for smoking a cigarette...  Contrary1   May-10-12 12:07 PM   #1 
  - I Suspect Romney Has Been Getting Away With Things All His Life  Me.   May-10-12 12:35 PM   #3 
     - Well, he lied his way into Gov. of Mass. and the Rethug nomination.  No Elephants   May-12-12 12:22 AM   #13 
  - Crazy  KingFlorez   May-10-12 12:19 PM   #2 
  - Romney is lower than dog shit  DainBramaged   May-10-12 01:28 PM   #4 
  - I'll meet you at Logan Airport.  No Elephants   May-11-12 01:34 AM   #7 
  - I heard about this earlier and I intend to refer to him as a bully  tnlefty   May-10-12 04:17 PM   #5 
  - Did You Hear How He Let A Legally Blind Teacher Walk Into A Closed Door  Me.   May-10-12 05:22 PM   #6 
     - Ed Shultz says Romney WALKED the teacher into the door. Not merely unhelpful, but a perp.  No Elephants   May-11-12 02:05 AM   #9 
  - Nothing to do with homosexuality. That's why Romney said "Attagirl" whenever a certain guy spoke in  No Elephants   May-11-12 01:36 AM   #8 
  - That means one of two things...  Contrary1   May-11-12 06:27 PM   #10 
  - Romney is a massive asshole. n/t  ellisonz   May-11-12 09:26 PM   #11 
  - Everyone does rotten things in junior & senior high (though not this rotten)  dflprincess   May-11-12 09:54 PM   #12 
     - Hijinks? Is it 1935 again already?  No Elephants   May-12-12 12:23 AM   #14 

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