Quote of the Day  Barack Obama on Mitt Romney's foreign policy. by New Statesman  Published 23 October, 2012 - 07:32 Barack Obama debates with Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney as moderator Bob Schieffer of CBS looks on. Photograph: Getty Images. "The 1980s are calling, they want their foreign policy back." Barack Obama smacks down Mitt Romney in last night's third and final  presidential debate.