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Why Mitt Romney Will Win

Michael663 Wrote: Oct 24, 2012 8:35 AM
Ben, loved your business about Obama channeling Norma Desmond (Gloria Swanson in "Sunset Blvd.). "I AM big. It's the campaign that got small." Rip-roaring funny, but utterly sobering in the essential truth that it delivers. The only difference, I suppose, is that Norma became famous in silent films. Obama knows not how to keep his big mouth shut.

President Obama was on the ropes in the polls after the first presidential debate. After the second presidential debate, he hit the mat in the polls. And after the third presidential debate, he looks to be down for the count.

The question, of course, is why.

Looking at the debates alone doesn't tell the full story. Romney surely won the first debate -- in fact, he cleaned President Obama's clock -- but in the second debate, he fought President Obama to a draw. And in the third and final debate, which centered on foreign policy, Romney pulled his punches.