Hey Republicans: stop saying 'Forward'

For the love of Pete, can someone please get an urgent message to Mitt Romney, Paul Ryan, and any other Republican candidate or surrogate for that matter, and tell them to STOP saying FORWARD! Every time I hear a Republican, especially Romney, Ryan or Reince Priebus use the word forward I just cringe. Is there something about Barack Obama's campaign slogan that they just can't seem to resist saying it almost every time they open their mouths? In an age where you can't swing a dead cat without hitting a political strategist, there has to be at least one Republican "strategist" on the planet that has picked-up on this. Seriously - I mean it - is anyone hearing this? Bueller? Bueller? Granted, in today's anemic economy, forward is probably one of the best adjectives to help explain your vision for the country, especially if you're running for president. After all, forward sounds so positive - who wouldn't want to go there? Seriously, why do you think the Obama campaign chose that...(Read Full Post)