“I say let’s find that ‘cleaning lady’ and ask HER how many hours she worked per week over the years.”

April 17, 2012
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Presidential candidate Roseanne Barr addresses the Ann Romney/stay-at-home mom “controversy” in the Daily Beast:

Mrs. Mitt Romney and one of her adult sons took to the airwaves in defense of countless stay-at-home mothers whose husbands are billionaire insurance-company hucksters and corporate raiders, and both represented a decadent and crumbling empire well. Mrs. Mitt Romney claims to have worked her toned ass off, raising five Romney males all on her own, as privileged wives often do—but, no, Ann, I call bullshit on your Big Mama story, girlfriend. Your son may flash that “I adore my mother” grin on cable TV all day as he backs up your claims that you did it all on your own with no help—except from a “lady” who comes in one or two hours a week to help with housework. Of course neither Mrs. Mitt Romney nor her son knew the name of the “cleaning lady,” either, because like 99 percent of rich people, they are oblivious to those women who do work outside the home, even when they work inside the home of the Romney family. I say let’s find that “cleaning lady” (if she is documented) and ask HER how many hours she worked per week over the years.

2 Responses to “I say let’s find that ‘cleaning lady’ and ask HER how many hours she worked per week over the years.”

  1. Terri on April 17, 2012 at 12:39 pm

    Oh, snap. (Except on the “Mrs. Mitt” part, what the hell?)

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  2. Alex on April 20, 2012 at 5:30 pm

    Investigate the maid’s employment. If they don’t remember her name, maybe the IRS or Immigration Services do.

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