Mitt Romney's campaign is shooting down a simmering online theory the Republican nominee used a "cheat sheet" in Wednesday night's debate against President Barack Obama.Really, is this the best Obama's supporters can come up with? Because based on the reviews of Obama's performance, Romney could have just stood there and not said anything...
The theory — extensively documented by the liberal blog Daily Kos and picked up on the Daily Beast and elsewhere — focuses on a brief moment as Romney took the stage, pulled something out of his pocket, and put it on the podium.
But according to a Romney aide the object was simply a handkerchief, not an illicit list of zingers.
"It's a handkerchief," the aide said simply in response to the post.
Friday, October 05, 2012
Non-Scandal Of The Week
Or, when a campaign is really desperate: