Romney campaign co-chair, John Sununu, advanced the theory that Gen. Colin Powell endorsed President Obama because he's black. But this isn't the first time Sununu or even Mitt Romney's campaign have introduced Obama's race into the election. The former New Hampshire governor has repeatedly suggested that Obama or his policies are 'foreign,' European, and something less than "American." (This is exactly like the pot calls the kettle black."
IN THE DARK: OBAMA, STAFF LEARN OF SCANDALS FROM NEW REPORTS. John Sununu, 75, who was New Hampshire's governor from 1983 to 1989, described the situation as "the Sgt. Schultz syndrome," referencing the inept character in the classic television sitcom "Hogan's Heroes. "The less you know, the less you have to do. It's getting pretty clear that this is a president who really doesn't like the nitty-gritty of the responsibilities of the presidency.