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October 25, 2014

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Harry Reid mocks Paul Ryan on marathon time math

The Senate Democratic leader says Republican vice presidential candidate Paul Ryan's math doesn't add up — on marathons or budgets.

Majority Leader Harry Reid opened the Senate session Monday by mocking Ryan, who had to correct his initial claim last month of running a marathon in "two hour and fifty-something." In fact, Ryan's time was just over four hours.

Reid, who finished the 1972 Boston Marathon in three hours, 16 minutes, says that based on Ryan's math, he could have made the Olympic team. Reid said Ryan's math doesn't work with budgets, Medicare or taxes.

Reid said the math from presidential nominee Mitt Romney and Ryan doesn't add up.

There was no immediate response from the Romney campaign.

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  1. Harry Reid isn't really the focus, and he isn't much different than the citizen's who voice their Opinions in the Sun. He is speaking his opinion, and doing so mostly with a basis in fact.

    It is Romney-Ryan who gives him the source material. They flip flop, exaggerate, misinform, distort, and worst of all play a shell game of secrets.

    If Romney-Ryan didn't speak like two narcissistic vampires outside a window looking happily at their own reflections, while plotting to entice their victims on the other side of the window, Reid might not have anything to opine about.

    The problem for Romney-Ryan is that they are in the sunlight, and we know what that does to vampires.

    Maybe there is a bit of werewolf in Romney-Ryan since they appear to be biting off their own feet when caught in the light of day.

    Harry Reid would be wasting the moment if he didn't shine the light of these two power lusting, as well as blood lusting, vampires.

    My thanks to Romney-Ryan who inspire my hyperbole in this comment.

    Regardless of who wins, theirs is one entertaining campaign offering many occasions for humor.

  2. Harry Reid is doing exactly what is expected. Attacking Mitt Romney and Paul Ryan on the "trust" issue. Throwing the question to independent voters indirectly saying...Mitt Romney and Paul Ryan will say anything...they believe in nothing, they cannot be trusted! Why? Because they have lied, distorted the facts, used misleading statements to confuse the public.

    Harry is doing easy work with a attack on lying candidates. For that matter a dysfunctional, lying, national political party...Republicans!

  3. I'm sorry but I have no reason to trust either party. If you would spend a little time you'd find that BHO and Harry Reid haven't told the truth since day one.
    Your choice will be "do I want to go broke" or "do I want to stop the bleeding"