Looks like a fine year for the political Gothic so far. After years of zombie banks and undead metaphors spattered about the place, now we see a sitting US president accuse his opponent of financial vampirism.
President Barack Obama's campaign released a video on Monday calling Mitt Romney's private equity firm a job-killing "vampire" that ran a steel mill into the ground, signaling a new effort to carve into Romney's image of corporate success...
"Like a vampire, (Bain) came in and sucked the life out of us," former steel worker Jack Cobb says in the video.
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