Politics are dirty and its not uncommon for campaigns to reach Defcon 1, but this opening salvo is going to put us at a whole new level we haven't seen before IMO...and everybody's got a lot of money to spend on their dirty bombs.
Could you imagine if the first Mormon running for president was a Democrat? You thought the birther movement was bad...
religion is always a component. most people don't get as hung up on it as the intolerant left wing junkie crowd.
its not like mormons are associated with terrorism or radical groups.
To be honest, Romney's religion is none of my business. I couldn't care less. A candidate's religion will never factor into any vote I cast. Except for Talos worshippers. They need to be exterminated.