David Brooks Compare Romney to Marx


Via the NYTThe Serious One.

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  1. Joel says:

    Clever, you got me.

  2. Moosebreath says:

    Before I clicked through, I was going to guess Harpo. But Zeppo works well.

  3. Dave Schuler says:

    As I said in my post on this very same subject does that make Tim Pawlenty Gummo?

  4. Joel says:

    With Harpo’s constant girl-chasing and the recent allegations regarding Cain, I guess he’s Harpo. Who would be Groucho and Chico?

  5. @Joel: I fear that there is no on in the field clever enough to be Groucho.

  6. Joel says:

    Yeah, that’s what I was thinking. I guess Bachmann’s gaffes and malapropisms put her close to Chico.