By Kevin “Coach” Collins
Mitt Romney is not going to put Condoleeza Rice on his ticket. This is a head fake that many people have fallen for.
Coming on the heels of his successful appearance before the NAACP, Mitt Romney has flipped the political script. By mentioning Rice he has put Barack Obama on defense on the issue of race, something nobody, least of all Obama, ever expected.
By floating the possibility that he could pick former George W. Bush Secretary of State Condoleeza Rice, an African American female, as his Vice President, Romney has slammed the Left into a Hobson’s choice that will require them to either praise the choice or attack the idea of having Rice on Romney’s ticket. This is a “heads I win, tails you lose” situation for Romney. But it’s not real.
The Drudge factor
To help stoke this Rice “fire” Matt Drudge who has been in the tank for Romney from … Continue Reading:Romney’s Condoleezza Rice head fake