AS MITT ROMNEY continues his assault on President Obama for being out-of-touch with the economy, it seems only fair to point out that Mitt is out of touch with doughnuts. To the glee of the national media desperately in need of levity in a weighty world, the Republican candidate came through big-time by failing to identify the beloved pastry in a campaign photo-op during a sit-down with a few folks. He might just as well have referred to a hotdog bun as a Twinkie.
Embarrassing? Who knows what embarrasses Mitt these days? He says so many things that merit it. Still, let me help him out of his problem with doughnutgate.
Mitt, Sir, what you see below is a doughnut: