When Mitt Romney added Paul Ryan to his presidential ticket this morning, he told a crowd of his supporters that he was a man of ‘tremendous character’ and an ‘intellectual leader.’
Apparently swept up in the hype and the hoopla, he also introduced him as the ‘next president of the United States.’
It was only the latest slip-up for the gaffe-prone Romney, but he’s not the first, and probably won’t be the last to misspeak under election pressure.
‘So let me introduce to you the next president – the next vice president of the US of America, Joe Biden,’ Obama said.
Join me in welcoming the next president of the United States: Paul Ryan’ Romney said