back to top

Romney Musically Declares Victory, Plays "We Are The Champions"

Presumptuous much? Romney campaign blasts Queen anthem at Florence, SC event.

Posted on

FLORENCE, South Carolina—Mitt Romney's presidential campaign boldly — and musically — declared victory here, blasting Queen's "We Are The Champions" at a rally here.

The song was preceded, as per custom, by Queen's "We Will Rock You" — though neither song is usually featured at Romney events.

The selection, coming on the heels of Romney's de facto victory in last night's Fox News / Wall Street Journal debate, reflects how confident the Romney team has become in recent weeks — especially as social conservatives remain split between Newt Gingrich and Rick Santorum.

Later, the campaign played Queen's "Another One Bites The Dust," — another new song — perhaps a reference to Jon Huntsman dropping out of the race for the White House yesterday.

For beauty & style as you are.
a brand