1. First, the remarks:

  2. As reported in our Washington Wire blog:
  3. And the original interview on CNN:
  4. Rival Rick Santorum was quick to seize on the remarks, and to obtain the iconic drawing toy (pictured below). "You're not looking for someone who is the Etch A Sketch candidate," he told an audience in Mandeville, La. (See his video lower in this post.)
  5. Here, some quickie videos, riffing on the Romney aide's remarks:

  6. Gotcha Media’s mash-up of Romney comments with a vintage Etch A Sketch ad:

  7. Mitt Romney's Etch A Sketch Commercial
  8. A DNC rapid response ad, with Etch A Sketch special effects:
  9. 2012 DNC Ad Attacking Romney for Extreme Positions, Including the DREAM Act
  10. Next, progressive super PAC American Bridge 21st Century on the "Etch A Sketch" candidate:
  11. Romney: The Etch A Sketch Candidate
  12. Finally, video of Rick Santorum's comments on Etch A Sketch Gate.
  13. Santorum Hits Romney On Adviser's 'Etch A Sketch' Comment
  14. Newt Gingrich also campaigned with an Etch A Sketch.
  15. Newt Gingrich campaigns with Etch-A-Sketch
  16. And here's Santorum:
  17. Finally, some Tweets: