Tuesday, June 26, 2007

Mitt Romney is a Chinese food...

From The Sacrament Bee:

Candidates' names are tough in Chinese
The Associated Press
Last Updated 7:45 am PDT Tuesday, June 26, 2007

BOSTON -- Mitt Romney's been called many things as he runs for president, but chances are "Sticky Rice" isn't one of them.

That's how his name might be read on some ballots, according to state Secretary William Galvin.
Galvin says the federal Justice Department is pressuring Boston election officials to translate candidates' names into Chinese characters in precincts with prominent Chinese-speaking populations.

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