Romney Campaign Releases Playlist

The Mitt Romney campaign released its playlist called “On the Road” on Facebook on Friday. Here are the 19 tracks:

I Am A Man Of Constant Sorrow - The Soggy Bottom Boys

Read My Mind - The Killers

December, 1963 [Oh What A Night!] - Frankie Valli & The Four Seasons

Ring Of Fire (no artist provided)

Somebody Told Me - The Killers

The M T A (The Boston Subway Song) - The Kingston Trio

Good Vibrations - The Beach Boys

Desperado - (Live) - Clint Black

Crying - Roy Orbison

Only You - Long Version - Commodores

Runaway - Del Shannon

It’s Your Love - Tim McGraw

As Good As I Once Was - Toby Keith

Born Free - Kid Rock

Over The Rainbow (no artist provided)

Stardust (no artist provided)

In Dreams - Roy Orbison

Somebody Like You (Album Version) - Keith Urban

All-American Girl - Carrie Underwood

I am not sure if this is the “official” Romney campaign soundtrack, or just a list of songs they are liking these days, but I think it is interesting anyway.

Kid Rock Surprises Michigan as Santorum Robocalls Democrats to Vote for Rick

Before a packed crowd of more than 1000 supporters, presidential candidate Mitt Romney accepted the endorsement of Kid Rock tonight at the Royal Oak Music Theater. Kid Rock and band then performed his anthem “Born Free,” which has become the Romeny campaign theme

Kid Rock (or Mr. Rock as his name will likely appear in the New York Times and on NPR tomorrow) has endorsed Republicans before. Arguably, Kid Rock’s local bona fides have never been as vital for a candidate as for Mitt Romney, who is struggling to fend off an insurgent challenge from Rick Santorum in Romney’s home state.

“He asked me, if I help you, will you help Detroit when you’re president” said Romney. “And I said yes.”

While Mitt hosted the most lively and exciting rally of the entire campaign, Rick Santorum’s campaign was paying for deceptive robocalls. It’s unreal that Sen. Sentorum has resorted to trying to win the election this way, but I have a feeling it is going to backfire big time. Rick Santorum bets the fortune of his candidacy on turning out democrats to vote against Mitt. If Mitt wins Michigan after this dirty little trick, the backlash against Santorum for robocalling dems the ways he has to get democrats to vote for him will be swift. Rick Santorum is admitting he is a weaker general election candidate and everyone is Michigan knows it now.

Watch Mitt expose the Sen. Sentorum and Sen. Santorum flail around to defend himself on Hannity below the fold. (more…)