Between Herman Cain saying a manly man “don’t want” vegetables on his pizza, and Vander Plaats’s foray into hip-hop speak, I have to wonder what’s happening to the Republican Party. Has Jay-Z and his “Occupy All Streets” influenced conservative thinking?
From Fox News:
After urging Mitt Romney to attend a Republican presidential forum in Des Moines this weekend, the head of Iowa’s Family Leader group, which organized the event, said Tuesday that the former Massachusetts governor has “dissed” Iowa’s social conservative base by declining to appear.
“Mitt Romney has dissed this base in Iowa and this diss will not stay in Iowa,” Bob Vander Plaats said in an interview with Fox News. “This has national tentacles. … This might prove that he is not smart enough to be president, ” Vander Plaats continued, clearly miffed.