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Are You Kidding Me? Romney’s
Garbage Man Blasts Him In
New Political Ad

Mediaite, by Andrew Kirell

Original Article

Posted By:KarenJ1, 10/1/2012 10:05:24 PM

A new anti-Mitt Romney ad from the American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees features Richard Hayes, the garbageman who deals with the Romneys’ trash at their oceanfront mansion in La Jolla, California. Dubbed by AFSCME as one of the “people who make America happen,” Hayes talks about his laborious job, and criticizes the GOP nominee for not caring about the government-dependent “47 percent” of voters who the candidate believes won’t vote for him anyway: “My name is Richard Hayes, and I pick up Mitt Romney’s trash. We’re kind of like the invisible people.

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Are you kidding me is right. You know you have reached a new low when even the author of this article mocks this dude. The regime is guilty of being trash. Good. Grief.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: reddfroge, 10/1/2012 10:11:44 PM     (No. 8903239)

which campaign is showing desperation????...HUH????

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Reply 2 - Posted by: uno, 10/1/2012 10:17:10 PM     (No. 8903251)

Speaking of trash, here is a link to an old, more accurate, AFCME ad (spoof) posted earlier by another Ldotter a few weeks ago.
It's probably pretty close to the truth. Language warning!

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_3mw49mk_x0


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Reply 3 - Posted by: Clark Kent, 10/1/2012 10:20:11 PM     (No. 8903258)

the response should be: be glad you have a job

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Reply 4 - Posted by: hisself, 10/1/2012 10:24:39 PM     (No. 8903274)

Another union slug! Who cares what he says?

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Reply 5 - Posted by: GreatPlains, 10/1/2012 10:30:18 PM     (No. 8903289)

I guarantee that the Romney family places their cans where they should be
by the curb to facilitate pick up .
Without any unauthorized extra bags or yard waste.
I also bet they tip at Christmas.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: tennman, 10/1/2012 10:30:25 PM     (No. 8903290)

Hi. I'm an American taxpayer and I'm picking up the tab for Obama's trash-of-an-economy.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: CEP, 10/1/2012 10:44:50 PM     (No. 8903315)

God Almighty, this is now in the ridiculous category.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: Kurto, 10/1/2012 10:48:56 PM     (No. 8903321)

No surprise here, another union crybaby. They should have asked him how many years he spent in second grade. Sheesh!

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Reply 9 - Posted by: Keekng, 10/1/2012 11:02:22 PM     (No. 8903346)

The trash guy proved Romneys claim.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: Malia2012, 10/1/2012 11:14:45 PM     (No. 8903362)

Hey Mr. Garbage man, it's not Mitt Romney's fault that all the CEO positions at huge corporation, (for which we KNOW you are well qualified) were already filled and trash collection is the best job you could get. (with apologies to trash collectors who aren't ingrates working for unions). BTW, I agree with #7.

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Reply 11 - Posted by: ladymar, 10/1/2012 11:19:02 PM     (No. 8903369)

I haven't seen a garbage man HAND load trash in years! And I've never even hugged my doctor!

This guy is such a useful idiot. Sad.

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Reply 12 - Posted by: thewarden, 10/1/2012 11:24:41 PM     (No. 8903376)

Please. Born and raised in San Diego and still live in the county. Someone ought to investigate--all the waste management drivers are Hispanic in these parts. I smell another lie...

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Reply 13 - Posted by: Crosscut, 10/1/2012 11:26:35 PM     (No. 8903380)

This garbage dude is a union public service employee, just like teachers and postal workers. Naturally he is going to blast a Republican.

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Reply 14 - Posted by: Grady, 10/1/2012 11:41:39 PM     (No. 8903400)

Shut up and sing.
Sorry, I mean shut up and pick up the trash.

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Reply 15 - Posted by: Charactercounts, 10/1/2012 11:49:24 PM     (No. 8903409)

I'm crying my eyes out for this guy.

In my town, trash collector is a nice political patronage job. They rush through their route, are through early in the day, and get to go home early. It pays well, and has generous benefits. After a suitable time on this patronage perch, the trash collectors are moved on up, courtesy of attrition, to even better pay and working conditions.

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Reply 16 - Posted by: happy conservative, 10/2/2012 12:03:48 AM     (No. 8903426)

So now we have to ask what political party our garbage man is or he'll trash us.

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Reply 17 - Posted by: Safari Man, 10/2/2012 1:01:32 AM     (No. 8903466)

Up next:

My name is Bubba Zubba and I work at the sewer plant downstream from Mitt Romney's mansion. Let me tell you, his stuff stinks. It smells like rotting money. And Mitt Romney is the Honeypot Badger -- Mitt Romney don't cayuh 'bout me.


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Reply 18 - Posted by: vinegrower, 10/2/2012 1:36:13 AM     (No. 8903479)

#12 totally agree. I also live in Ca and all garbage men on the trucks are latino. I don't believe this for a minute.

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Reply 19 - Posted by: JAN, 10/2/2012 3:17:59 AM     (No. 8903519)

All Calleeefoooornnnya's problems beong to Romney???

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Reply 20 - Posted by: PLPointer67, 10/2/2012 3:49:28 AM     (No. 8903532)

I checked out the salary scale of 'Sanitation Drivers' in San Diego City, and depending on tenure, they make between $38,000 & $55,000 a year. Not bad work if you can get it... and these guys RARELY ever get out of the cab. The trash can pick-ups are done by a mechanical arm on the truck. I'm a native San Diegan, and I see how it's done.

The Obama campaign is SICK. Even the guys at Mediaite know it.



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Reply 21 - Posted by: Trigger2, 10/2/2012 4:03:23 AM     (No. 8903538)

Talk about liars. This union garbage man is the one raping the taxpayer.

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Reply 22 - Posted by: danu, 10/2/2012 5:52:54 AM     (No. 8903566)

FTA)*Residents do come out and shake our hands. Sometimes they give us hugs and thank us for the job we’re doing, hand us water and Gatorades. Tell us we’re doing a good job and keep up the good work. Picking up 15, 16 tons by hand*

Hugs for the garbage truck??
It's all mechanical; they never leave the cab. And the drivers bring their own dam bevies.

Who scripted this rubbish?? Fauxcahontas??




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Reply 23 - Posted by: Former lurker, 10/2/2012 7:57:58 AM     (No. 8903719)

All good commennts. If this man were a Republican doing an ad against Obama the MSM would have leaped into action and by now we would know every detail of his personal life.

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Reply 24 - Posted by: civilservant, 10/2/2012 9:00:20 AM     (No. 8903848)

FTA: "“My name is Richard Hayes, and I pick up Mitt Romney’s trash. We’re kind of like the invisible people..."

Invisible people? Actually Mr. Hayes, until the LEFTISTS convinced the USA that a college degree is REQUIRED to prove you is edumacated, Garbage Man was a career held in high regard. Good pay, home before 3pm(made for lotsa Dad's at games, plays, etc...).....but Noooooooo, lefty sc um had to get everyone in Womyn's underwater basket weaving degrees.....

You sir are invisible ONLY to the Left. To the Right, you are an important cog in the machine of civilization.


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Reply 25 - Posted by: MickTurn, 10/2/2012 12:13:12 PM     (No. 8904281)

So whatsamatter dude, is the trash can too heavy for you? Pick it up and do your stinkin (literally) job.

What did Mitt do, put trash in his trashcan and you don't like it.

Just like the DIMS to whine about 'taking out the trash'.

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Reply 26 - Posted by: broken01, 10/2/2012 12:19:00 PM     (No. 8904300)

Oy vey. This tripe is beyond stupid. This union buffoon has the nerve to critize the Romney's. I'm sure that Mitt and company don't think that Mr Hayes is an invisible man. It use to be that a garbageman was a job to be proud of but thanks to the libdopes that is no longer the case. It just shows that the Odummer campaign is in full desperation mode and will always have a good supply of useful idiots.

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Reply 27 - Posted by: shepsmum, 10/2/2012 12:25:36 PM     (No. 8904315)

I'm not a garbage man (I'll digress: why does he self identify as a garbage MAN? It hurts my feelings to know that women can never be garbage men...maybe we should all say "sanitation engineer" or something else gender-neutral. You know, to be fair.)

I never get hugs at the office. No one shakes my hand. I work, they pay me. End of story.

And can't you just see claims of sexual harassment if the garbage man was touched?



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