Speaking to Jake Tapper of ABC’s “This Week,” conservative commentator George Will was baffled by Mitt Romney’s fundraising appearance with Donald Trump, who has renewed his birther nonsense with no objection from the Romney camp. Watch:
WILL: "I do not understand the cost-benefit here. The costs are clear. The benefits – what voter is going to vote for him because he’s seen with Donald Trump? The cost of appearing with this bloviating ignoramus is obvious, it seems to me. Donald Trump is redundant evidence that if your net worth is high enough, your IQ can be very low, and you can still intrude into American politics. But, again, I don’t understand the benefit. What is Romney seeking?"