16. Mitt Romney, on reasons to think twice about electing him

Who hasn't spoken once in a while of wanting a down-to-Earth president they can kick back and drink a beer with? Well, Mitt Romney definitely appears to be making efforts to be that bar buddy. Unfortunately, at times, he also unleashes statements that make you wonder if he's already a few deep. This past September, the GOP candidate declared the following, 
 
"There are a lot of reasons not to elect me."
 
Well, Mr. Romney, your attempts to appear the everyman aren't lost on us, but isn't making this a known fact one of the last things that presidential candidates want to do?