Deluded, out-of-touch, history-ignoring, arrogant, ill-advised, frat boys who have a sense of entitlement the size of Michigan do. Well... them, and their ignorant advisors. That's whom.
There could truly be no more clear indicator that the gentleman seems to be without a clue. I have no problem with rich people. I like rich people. But this man gives Preppies, and the ENTIRE Ivy League an horrendous name. I'd wager dimes to demitasses, that "Skull and Bones" are wishing they could gas up the "Sacred (Naked,Mud-bath, "no-Homo", initiation) Coffin" and get the hell outta dodge!
And, on the subject or being rich... obscene wealth does not, and never will, purchase real pedigree. Acclaim, obviously. Station? Somewhat. But only two generations of corporate status, two Governorships, and two failed Presidential campaigns in your family tree... does not true pedigree make. Neither does ego.
I really don't know how he can continue on with a straight face, after the seemingly endless pas-de-neuf of "inelegant" faux pas of which he reeks as blatantly as the stables equine Dressage eventers Mrs. Romney trains, competes, and shows. Has he no shame?
To be clear, I am not a doctor, psychiatrist, psychotherapist or anyone else with any capability to diagnose anyone! I just find it an interesting hypothesis.
Now, while perceptions are not, always, realities, perceptions do matter. It begs the question, "How can one realistically permit one's self to be caught, repeatedly, in the most horrifyingly embarrassing spots and merely laugh it off... or BLOW it off!
By this action, alone, you are formally, and eternally, disqualified to run for dog catcher! Anyone without the presence of mind to have immediately slammed the brakes on this insane idea, clearly hasn't the discernment, sensitivity, intellect or integrity to hold that office.
That the candidate allowed this debauchery and insult to occur, with evident impunity (or stupidity) speaks encyclopedic volumes about just how milquetoast and disconnected he appears to be.
And take it from a performer...
Don't forget to do your HANDS and EARS!
*drops the mic and exits the stage*