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January 19, 2012

Obama To Hold a Closed, Invitation-Only "Town Hall" In A Magical Fantasyland Where All Dreams Are True

Eyebrows raised.

In advance of President Barack Obama’s visit to Walt Disney World to announce new tourism initiatives, Republican presidential frontrunner Mitt Romney ridiculed the trip as another stop in ‘”fantasyland” for the president.

U.S. Rep. John Mica, R-Winter Park, who joined Romney on the press conference call Thursday morning, said he welcomed the president’s visit and the expected tourism programs but added, “he’s a day late and a few projects short.” And U.S. Rep. Mario Diaz-Balart, R-Miami, playing off the Main Street U.S.A location of Obama’s speech, accused the president of closing down main streets everywhere.

Further thoughts on the optics of this at Hot Air. Tina Korbe notes what else he's closing down, besides the Magic Kingdom.

Video of Newt's reaction below. Do watch the ad that plays before it (assuming it's the anti-Obama ad I just saw). If it's that ad, it's a good 'un.


Oh, if that ad doesn't play, here it is:

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