I do not recall seeing Mitt comment about the Ralph Lauren designed USA Olympic uniforms being made in China ... this article by Sabrina Siddiqui from The Huffington Post helps explain why. The article points out how this fact reinforces the criticism of Romney and the outsourcing done by Bain Capital, and exposes an embarrassing oversight in allowing the uniforms to be manufactured in Burma, which until just last year was controlled by a brutal military regime..
Maybe this will divert the press' attention away from the flip-flopping on the span of Romney's tenure at Bain Capital for a few minutes, or away from the lack of depth to his tax form releases. Well, maybe not.
here is Thom's earlier post on this topic :