Breaking News: Mitt Romney Doesn't Care If You Live or Die - As Long As Cannabis Remains Illegal

Ouch!

In recent breaking news spreading around the social webs like a disease, Mitt Romney's campaign took a punishing blow when Mitt Romney allowed himself to be filmed during a conversation he had with a medical marijuana patient.

The video was heart felt and shocking, and I am surprised that a politician who had already come so far to gain so much positive attention from voters, would do such a horrible thing as he has done in this video.

Do either of them really have a chance?
Do either of them really have a chance? | Source
Your little miracle may not be marijuana, but that doesn't make it any less valuable. Do you think Romney would care about your cause?
Your little miracle may not be marijuana, but that doesn't make it any less valuable. Do you think Romney would care about your cause? | Source
Mitt just doesn't care! You can go shrivel up in a jail cell if marijuana is your life saving medicine!
Mitt just doesn't care! You can go shrivel up in a jail cell if marijuana is your life saving medicine! | Source

You shouldn't have done it Mitt...

I don't know about you, but the sheer audacity Romney had to blow off a HUMAN BEING in the way he did, just because he didn't agree with him, is absolutely atrocious. That man is somebodies son, somebodies lover, somebodies friend and probably somebodies father. He has clearly been through a lot, which he could never have accomplished unless he had been using medical marijuana. Yet, Romney doesn't care if cannabis saved this mans life and continues to allow him to have a better quality life than he would have had otherwise.

Now Mitt may not have said it in words, but to me, his clear disgust for the man once he knew he was a pro-medical marijuana supporter, and the fact that he refused to answer one simple question "if medical marijuana has true medical value, would you still arrest the patients and doctors using it?"

The man didn't ask if Romney would legalize cannabis, he didn't ask if he was for cannabis, he simply asked if his small miracle would still earn him and his doctors jail time if Romney were to win the presidential election in 2012.

To me, his lack of even treating the man with dignity and respect, and his stupidity at not even answering the question, leaves his actions open to interpretation by the votes. And being that I am a voter, this firms up my resolve to never vote for Romney. even though I had no intention of that in the first place, I definitely would never vote for him now.

His actions clearly state that he doesn't care if you live or die, so long as you are obeying "the law". Even if that law is clear wrong, outdated or unfair. Even if it means that by choosing to be lawful you choose death or a horrible life.

I wonder what other people he would so easily dismiss as "beneath" him, simply because he didn't agree with them. What if it was you? Asking him to allow you to live and be happy without the threat of arrest or loss of liberty?

R-E-S-P-E-C-T

All human beings deserve, even Mitt, someone who clearly doesn't understand the principle of respect. Although I disagree with him, and feel that his actions warrant my public expression that he shouldn't not be president. He is human as well (at least until proven otherwise), and I hope that he learns from his mistakes, because after the actions shown on this video, he has just lost the votes of a very large culture carrying millions of votes.

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aslaught 4 years ago from Alabama

I am a registered, diehard Dem, therefore, I probably would never vote for a Rep, but I do follow them, ie, debates, etc., just to see who there are! Mitt strikes me as a very arrogant, stuffed shirt!! Interesting hub and thanks for sharing!!


joe scalise 4 years ago

What a shame that Romney is even a candidate for the human race


Packer 4 years ago

You idiots


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ib radmasters 4 years ago from Southern California

Right now we have the Charlie the Tuna president.

As far as MJ is concerned Charlie was having the DOJ sue states that would legalize medical MJ.

So I don't understand what is your point?


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lone77star 4 years ago from Cebu, Philippines

@aslaught, we all may need to be diehard Americans, for a change. Forget party, or the Corporate Party will enslave us all.

@ib radmasters, perhaps the point is that our current "Stalin" is no better than the wannabe "Hitler" (Romney).

Bush & Obama trashed the Constitution, betraying their Oaths of Office!

Bush & Obama skyrocketed the national Debt BUBBLE.

Bush & Obama gave America the reputation as warmongering aggressor -- the new "Evil Empire!"

If you can believe his flip-flopping rhetoric, Romney will be even worse.

Solution?

President Ron Paul, 2012!... as if our lives depend on it!


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Perspycacious 4 years ago from Today's America and The World Beyond

MJ is a right reserved to the States to decide, campaign for it in your state. What Romney likes or dislikes about readily available MJ is not one of the essential issues of Election 2012....except for people who vote solely on a single issue....There can be a lot more issues that a President Obama may ram through when he has no more need to be re-elected, that may please Putin but may not please you. Be careful with your vote.


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kosanya 4 years ago

God help us if Romney becomes president. The whole country will be turned upside down and the poor people will be driven underground.


joe scalise 4 years ago

The biggst joke with Romney was his wife when she made a big deal out of buying him three shirts at Cosco and how nice they fit and that she is definitely going back to get him more shirts. She can shop at Cosco, Wal-Mart, J.C. Pennys' and the local grocery and it would not make me believe that she can relate to the middle and lower class. They are part of the corporate posse who hides money in foraign banks. As far as marijauna goes if I can get prescription drugs that offer side effects that can result in kidney failure, respitory problems or make your a-s-s fall off then why can;t I get a natural drug that worst case scenario give me the munchies.

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