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Mitt Romney

# mitt-romney - Saturday 3 August, 2013

These interns made some terrible mistakes

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.

# mitt-romney - Sunday 27 January, 2013

21 pictures of Enda Kenny meeting famous people Meet And Greet This post contains images

21 pictures of Enda Kenny meeting famous people

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

# mitt-romney - Sunday 30 December, 2012

‘A logistical, logarithmic progression’ : The year in 46 quotes Review 2012 This post contains images

‘A logistical, logarithmic progression’ : The year in 46 quotes

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

# mitt-romney - Wednesday 26 December, 2012

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

13 things we didn’t know last year

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

# mitt-romney - Tuesday 25 December, 2012

From The Daily Edge The best memes of 2012 Memetastic This post contains videos

The best memes of 2012

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…

# mitt-romney - Monday 10 December, 2012

From The Score Hyland leaves Las Vegas with enhanced reputation but no world title Boxing This post contains videos

Hyland leaves Las Vegas with enhanced reputation but no world title

Snooki and Mitt Romney were ringside for the bout.

# mitt-romney - Friday 7 December, 2012

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

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

# mitt-romney - Thursday 29 November, 2012

Man arrested after approaching Romney at White House

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

Obama and Romney to have lunch at the White House

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

# mitt-romney - Tuesday 13 November, 2012

What have the words GIF and omnishambles got in common?

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

# mitt-romney - Saturday 10 November, 2012

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

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

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

# mitt-romney - Friday 9 November, 2012

Obama campaign says it won Florida vote

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

# mitt-romney - Thursday 8 November, 2012

From The Score The YouTube top 10: because people really don’t like Lance Armstrong Going Viral This post contains videos

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

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

# mitt-romney - Wednesday 7 November, 2012

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

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

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

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

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

The 9 at 9: Wednesday

Good morning! Here’s nine things to know before your brekkie…

Video: President Barack Obama’s victory speech in full Four More Years This post contains videos

Video: President Barack Obama’s victory speech in full

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

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

Barack Obama wins second term as US President

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

Barack Obama will serve four more years as the President of the United States. Here’s how it all unfolded.

Obama holds slender lead as Florida heads down to the wire

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

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

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?

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

# mitt-romney - Tuesday 6 November, 2012

9 things to do while Americans cast their votes

Excited for the count but bored of the wait? Read on…

PICS: Queues as people line up to cast their votes in US election US 2012 This post contains images

PICS: Queues as people line up to cast their votes in US election

Some voters complained of queues and delays after polls opened at 6AM, while others expressed relief at being able to vote in storm-ravaged areas.

From The Daily Edge Sabrina the Teenage Witch reveals Romney love, is attacked on Twitter Explain It All

Sabrina the Teenage Witch reveals Romney love, is attacked on Twitter

What would Aunt Hilda say? Or Principal Kraft?

Here’s what you need to know if you’re watching the US election tonight US 2012 This post contains videos

Here’s what you need to know if you’re watching the US election tonight

If you’re staying up late tonight, here are the times to take note of, the poll closing times to watch and the swing states where the battle for the White House will come down to.

From The Daily Edge Just Hanging Out Pics Of The Day US 2012

USA 2012: Irish thoughts on an American election

TheJournal.ie has asked four Irish people living in the US about their experiences during this presidential election season.

Obama or Romney? Voters go to the polls in US presidential election US 2012 This post contains videos

Obama or Romney? Voters go to the polls in US presidential election

Tens of millions of Americans will cast their vote today as the US presidential election reaches its conclusion.

# mitt-romney - Monday 5 November, 2012

From Business ETC Romney exploits tax loophole via investment in Irish pharmaceutical company Mitt Romney

Romney exploits tax loophole via investment in Irish pharmaceutical company

Romney has reportedly routed millions of euro in dividends through a tax loophole in the Netherlands via an investment in Irish pharmaceutical company, Warner Chilcott.

Paddy Power sticks to its guns after advertising watchdog complaint

At least one complaint has been lodged with the Advertising Standards Association of Ireland over this morning’s newspaper ad.

In 99 PHOTOS: the 2012 US Presidential Election In Pictures This post contains images

In 99 PHOTOS: the 2012 US Presidential Election

The 99 pictures that tell the story of the US Presidential Election campaign of 2012.

# mitt-romney - Sunday 4 November, 2012

Abortion, Libya and… Sesame Street? Flashpoints in the US 2012 presidential race

From comments about the ’47 per cent’ to loving Big Bird, we look at some of the flashpoints in the race between Mitt Romney and President Barack Obama.

VIDEO: 60 years of US presidential campaign ads Wonkery This post contains videos

VIDEO: 60 years of US presidential campaign ads

From Eisenhower to Obama versus Romney, this video shows how campaign videos have changed (and how a lot has remained the same…)

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