Mitt Romney has said it over and over, but no one ever fact checked his claim. We had no reason to because the statement made us feel extra patriotic. Then again, we are talking about Mitt Romney – the ultimate Flip Flopper – and with that in mind, Buzzfeed did some simple fact checking and revealed yet another Romney falsehood!
Here’s the lie.
You know, we (Americans) are the only people on Earth that put our hand over our heart during the playing of the National Anthem.
The video and pictures below tells the full story.
Let’s see what the people do in China…
and how about the people of France?
Oh Willard. One of your claims to fame is that you ran a successful bid as head of the Olympic Games. Did you not see participants from other countries placing their hands over their hearts too? Or maybe you think Americans are so gullible, that you can say anything and get away with it…!
See more at Buzzfeed.