Mutt’s laughable statement that he doesn't understand why airplane windows can't be opened has become one of his most widely mocked gaffes to date. Here's what Mutt said:
"When you have a fire in an aircraft, there's no place to go, exactly, there's no -- and you can't find any oxygen from outside the aircraft to get in the aircraft, because the windows don't open. I don't know why they don't do that. It's a real problem." --Mitt Romney, suggesting it would be a good idea to crack a window in a pressurized cabin at 35,000 feet with 500-mile-an-hour winds (Beverly Hills fundraiser, Sept. 22, 2012)
No, you can't make this stuff up.
The Internet mockery has been merciless: