EDITOR OF REDSTATE
Some Birds Say ‘Drop In.’ Other Birds Say ‘Drop By.’ We Vultures Say ‘Drop Dead.’
I have been accused of giving Rick Perry the term “vulture capitalist.” I’ve used it on CNN a few times to say that’s how the Democrats would describe Mitt Romney.
Rick Perry has used the term of late too. It is a description Americans can relate to and while it does not affect our cold, capitalist hearts, it works mighty effectively with independent voters.
If you don’t believe me, ask Mitt Romney. It is Mitt’s own consultant who made the term quite popular in an attack on Republican Meg Whitman in the 2010 California gubernatorial election leveled by her primary opponent Steve Poizner. It was too little, too late for Poizner, but the Democrats picked it up and ran with it in the general election.
What goes around comes around circling in the air.