Deadline Live – by Jack Blood Romney’s Oops! Moment Recalls Obama in ’08
As Mitt Romney unveiled his vice presidential pick, he accidentally promoted him.
“Join me in welcoming the next president of the United States, Paul Ryan,” Mr. Romney said, as Mr. Ryan took the stage.”
The actual presidential candidate quickly realized his error. “Every now and then I’m known to make a mistake,” Mr. Romney said. “I did not make a mistake with this guy I can tell you this he’s going to be the next vice president of the United States.”
Update: As many were quick to point out, President Barack Obama made a similar mistake four years ago when introducing Joe Biden. Both videos are below.