Mitt Romney-Barack Obama Video War Continues: Words Exchanged, Points Sort of Made

Mitt Romney-Barack Obama Video War Continues: Words Exchanged, Points Sort of Made

Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney is seeking to divert attention from a certain viral video that leaked this week by directing your attention to ... another viral video that leaked this week. Give it up for the Internet!

In damage control mode after a video from a private May 2012 fundraiser showed Romney saying 47 percent of voters are entitled and dependent on government handouts, Mitt pointed to a 1998 clip of President Obama saying he believes in redistribution.

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Obama in 1998: I Believe in Redistribution

Obama in 1998: I Believe in Redistribution

An audio recording of President Obama speaking at Chicago's Loyola University in 1998 has surfaced. In it, Obama outlines his belief in the redistribution of wealth.

Then-Illinois State Senator Obama spoke out against "propaganda" that said government doesn't work and the need to use its means to help the less fortunate.

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Mitt Romney Stands By "47 Percent" Comments: Will Video Derail His Campaign?

Mitt Romney Stands By "47 Percent" Comments: Will Video Derail His Campaign?

Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney admitted his comments captured on hidden camera at a fundraiser earlier this year were "not elegantly stated," but did not back away from the broader point he was trying to make.

In the video, which leaked Monday, he is seen telling donors that 47 percent of voters are "victims" reliant on handouts and will support President Obama regardless. Last night, Romney called his remarks "off the cuff" but wouldn't disavow them.

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Mitt Romney on Obama Voters: Entitled Losers!

Mitt Romney on Obama Voters: Entitled Losers!

A secretly recorded video has emerged in which Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney can be heard apparently disparaging voters - specifically those who support President Barack Obama - at a private dinner with donors.

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Nakoula Basseley Nakoula: Anti-Islam "Innocence of Muslims" Filmmaker Revealed!

Nakoula Basseley Nakoula: Anti-Islam "Innocence of Muslims" Filmmaker Revealed!

Nakoula Basseley Nakoula (also known as Sam Bacile) has been revealed as the creator of the anti-Muslim film that has contributed to violent protests in the Middle East.

"Innocence of Muslims", a low-budget movie filmed this year, has been blamed at least in part for the recent political and social unrest in the already volatile region.

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