I simply cannot imagine a worse narrative for a candidate in this climate; or a politician whose skills are singularly incapable of responding to the story in any persuasive way. This ad is powerful. Romney has already seen a drop in South Carolina. I suspect he'll drop some more. And I suspect once the potency of this line of attack is absorbed by the GOP establishment, there will be some full, if concealed, panic.
Thursday, January 12, 2012
Then Obama Will Beat Me By THIS Much
Now that angry Newt Gingrich's super-PAC has fired back at archenemy Mitt Romney with a video about the fortune he made shutting down unprofitable companies (shocking behavior in a Republican, just shocking), Andrew Sullivan thinks the frontrunner could be in trouble: