It was supposed to go like this: The Democrat puts pressure on the Republican to release his tax returns so that his legions in the press could pounce on the bastard's wealth and perceived tax transgressions. The Republican - as is always the case - relents, after steadfastly refusing to relent. And the press dutifully pounces.
Only this time around ...
Romney nixes Obama bid for 5-year tax disclosure
And again and again and ...
Now what? Write articles about the horrid unemployment picture in this country?
HEY, WE WANT THOSE TAX RETURNS!