Originally Posted by Direckshun
Being rich is not a huge knock.
Appearing as being for the rich at the expense of everybody else, however, is.
Which is the hole Romney's allowed Obama to pigeon him into, and which he's just done an awful job demonstrating otherwise.
And here's the rub. People decry people who wear their faith on their sleeve. But Romney is circumspect about his his religion, so he's doing an 'awful job' of painting himself as a compassionate person, because he's very private about that aspect of his life.
In return, you have supposition like Bump's thoroughly unfounded opinion in the first reply.
How many people here are, or even KNOW, someone who has given >$2M to charity in their life, let alone in a year.