Today is going to be a fun day for political communication junkies because Mitt Romney’s people are going to be spinning like crazy after Rick Santorum won all 3 contests last night.
- But Nate Silver brings us his breakdown of how these results suggest a long slog to the GOP convention.
- Here’s Donald Trump explaining on Tuesday why we should support Mitt Romney — this article preceded Romney’s routing in 3 states. I predicted, that Trump would not be an asset to any GOP candidate and would probably be a liability. And here we are. Today’s fun game for the comments is to identify your favorite grammatical mistake (do we blame Trump or the editors at the Washington Times?). Here’s my favorite: “The Chinese will get the message faster than an ICBM” — I guess ICBM’s aren’t smart bombs since they won’t get the message as fast as the Chinese.
- Ray Henry from the AP muses that Karen Handel’s resignation from Susan G. Komen in the midst of controversy could improve her standing as a future conservative candidate for office.
- Roland Martin of CNN points out the obvious: if Missouri’s contest did not award any delegates, why did the state spend $7 million holding a primary?