Romney spokesperson to press: ‘Kiss my a**’

Traveling press secretary Rick Gorka lost his cool after reporters fired a series of questions at the presumptive GOP candidate during his trip to Poland.

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After touring a war memorial in Poland on Tuesday, presumptive GOP candidate Mitt Romney faced a barrage of questions about his “gaffes,” to which traveling press secretary Rich Gorka snapped: “Kiss my ass.”

Romney is visiting Great Britain, Israel, and Poland to preview his foreign policy skills. The press has seized upon a series of incidents—from questioning London’s readiness for the Olympics to comments deemed insulting by the Palestinian leadership—as major gaffes.

Here’s a transcript from CNN of the incident:

CNN: “Governor Romney are you concerned about some of the mishaps of your trip?

NYT: “Governor Romney do you have a statement for the Palestinians?

Washington Post: “What about your gaffes?

NYT: “Governor Romney do you feel that your gaffes have overshadowed your foreign trip?”

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