LAUGH’S ON ROMNEY
There’s a quantifiable reason why Mitt Romney avoids latenight TV as if it is kryptonite Talk-show comedians have told more jokes about Mr. Romney than about all Democrats, says a new study of political humor by the Center for Media and Public Affairs.
“Romney is leading in the humor race, but being the biggest joke is a race nobody wants to win,” says Robert Lichter, president of the group, which analyzed funny fodder from NBC’s Jay Leno and Jimmy Fallon, plus David Letterman and Craig Ferguson on CBS, from August through October.
Mr. Romney was the target of 148 jokes. President Obama rated 62 jokes in the same time