Now That He's Won 39% of Not Much, Maybe Romney Will Relax and Stop Arresting People for Showing Up At His Events

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Abby Zimet

The Romney family at the movies, seeing The Muppets and Mission Impossible, the day of the N.H. primaries.

The bizarre saga of mild-mannered blogger Matt Bieber, who apparently made the mistake of turning up out of curiosity at a Romney event looking vaguely like some other young guy who might or might not have been protesting something, after which he was kicked out, arrested, charged with criminal trespass, kept in a cage for several hours and warned not to return to the event or in fact anywhere near the area of the event. Does anyone else notice this sort of thing is happening a lot lately, and does it freak you right out? On his blog, Bieber says he is a Harvard student who is "currently thinking about how to raise the quality, rigor, honesty, and inclusiveness of public conversations in America." Good luck to him.

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