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Romney Insider on Media's 'Election Slipping Away' Narrative: "It's Horses**t"

Northern Patriot Wrote: Sep 10, 2012 6:34 PM
Hmmmmm, some hard to swallow news: 1) Romney Struggles to Gain Traction in Battlegrounds; http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443921504577641694168291460.html?mod=WSJ_Election_MIDDLETopStories : "With two months to Election Day, Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney faces the disconcerting reality that he isn't winning most of the states he would need to beat President Barack Obama 2) The Troubles; http://thepage.time.com/2012/09/10/the-troubles/?xid=newsletter-thepagebymarkhalperin: "The danger for the Romney campaign right now is the congealing conventional wisdom that the Republican emerged from Tampa and Charlotte meaningfully behind and is now facing some tough Electoral College reality 3) This will make...

The Obama-supporting media is seizing on new polling data to advance the meme that clouds of doom are gathering above Romney headquarters in Boston.  A senior-level Romney adviser totally rejects the premise in an email to National Review editor in chief Rich Lowry (emphasis mine):
 

It’s horses**t. Nobody in Boston thinks we’re going to lose. We’re in a tight race. We had a 4-5 point bounce after our convention and it evaporated when they had theirs. Now they have a 4-5 bounce. It’s going to evaporate in September. We feel good about the map....