Jon Stewart on Mitt Romney's 'Southern-Fried Pandering'


Last night, on the eve of GOP primaries in Alabama and Mississippi, Jon Stewart checked in with Mitt Romney's "southern strategy" to see how it was going. What he found: "Morning, y'all," "cheesy grits," – a whole lot of southern-fried pandering. "You look like a guy who just stepped off the Monopoly Board," said an eye-rolling Stewart. "You really think you're going to appeal to southerners by finding reference with them on the issues that matter most to them: their accent and choosing the right breakfast starch?" Watch the clip:

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