Thing is, maybe folks have got Rob Portman all wrong. Check out some facts about him that you may not know in this article from Buzzfeed.
- He learned Spanish from Mexican cowboys while working on a border ranch. He worked on three cattle ranches in high school and college.
- He wrote a chapter in the book "First Descents. In Search of Wild Rivers" about his experience smuggling a kayak into China in the 1980s to kayak the Yangtze River.
- He has a titanium collarbone from a mountain biking accident in 2010. He dislocated his shoulder this year whitewater kayaking.
- He's a lifetime hunter and fisherman who bagged a turkey last month on first day of hunting season.
Be sure to read the entire thing. Stephen Colbert called a Romney/Portman ticket "The bland leading the bland." That's pretty funny, but he might want to watch what he says or Rob Portman could make him sorry!