Quote:Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney admitted he tried alcohol and cigarettes as a teenager despite Mormon prohibitions against drinking and smoking.Read more: huffingtonpost.com
"I tasted a beer and tried a cigarette once as a wayward teenager, and never did it again," Romney says in an upcoming interview with People magazine.
Romney said that his aversion to drugs and alcohol was "a religious thing."
In the past, drugs and alcohol have been a contentious issue with politicians. President Bill Clinton caused a stir when he famously claimed he "didn't inhale" when asked about trying pot as a student.
This sounds like it's from the Onion Poor guy never exhaled.