Tag Archives: Mitt Romney

Election Day Snapshots in the Hub

The Agnes Scott community waited with bated breath in the Hub for the 2012 presidential election results on Nov. 6. Photos by Amy Pipher and Lizzie Booher.

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Barack Obama wins the 2012 presidential election

by Anna Cabe Managing Editor, Online Pres. Barack Obama won the 2012 presidential election yesterday. He defeated former Gov. Mitt Romney in the electoral college, 303 to 206.

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The More You Know: Basic Notes on Paul Ryan’s Economic Plan

by Kelsey Gay Managing Editor, Content  Complaint: I want lower taxes! Ryan’s Reponse: If you want lower taxes, the U.S Government can’t just lower taxes; they have to cut out of control spending.  This is something that Ryan, Romney, Biden and Obama all agree on. The spending needs to go waaay down. Complaint: We need […]

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Election “D’oh” of the Week: “Binders full of women?”

by Anna Cabe  Managing Editor, Online One of the highlights of the Oct. 16 presidential debate was Mitt Romney’s oddly phrased answer to a question about how he would address pay equity for women. The Internet took the phrase,”binders full of women,” and ran with it. Behold the Tumblr entitled, “Binders Full of Women.”  On […]

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Election “D’oh” of the Week: Big Bird jumps into the electoral fray

by Anna Cabe Managing Editor, Online  After Mitt Romney said he would cut federal funding for PBS despite saying, “I love Big Bird,” during the Oct. 3 presidential debate, the Internet and media have exploded with memes, tweets, and other defenses of the network and its iconic yellow-feathered giant bird. This culminated in the appearance of […]

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Election “D’oh” of the Week : Mitt Romney and the 47 percent

by Anna Cabe  Managing Editor, Online  The 2012 presidential election is a month away and to honor the upcoming event, The Profile is going to post an Election “D’oh” each week. To kick us off right, we’re going with the now-classic Mitt Romney gaffe about “47 percent” of the American population. Bonus:  Inspired by Clint […]

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