Mocking Mitt, But Letting Sleeping Bill Lie
Reporters Michael Powell and Sarah Wheaton devoted an entire
story to making fun of a Republican in Tuesday's "Romney Waxes Lyrical at a Holiday Parade in
"Mitt Romney, whose 1950s manner and celebratory drink of choice call to mind a milkshake man more than a rap singer, gave a shout out Monday that left no doubt that he had spent little time listening to hip-hop.
"Mr. Romney, the Republican candidate from
"Somewhere, the Baha Men, the Bahamian group whose 2000 song the candidate was referencing, must have been shuddering."
While the Times had fun with the stiff Romney, it didn't spare any room for the image of a sleeping Bill Clinton at a Martin Luther King event at a Harlem church