First, the remarks:
- As reported in our Washington Wire blog:
- And the original interview on CNN:
- 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.)
Here, some quickie videos, riffing on the Romney aide's remarks:
- Gotcha Media’s mash-up of Romney comments with a vintage Etch A Sketch ad:
- A DNC rapid response ad, with Etch A Sketch special effects:
- Next, progressive super PAC American Bridge 21st Century on the "Etch A Sketch" candidate:
- Finally, video of Rick Santorum's comments on Etch A Sketch Gate.
- Newt Gingrich also campaigned with an Etch A Sketch.
- And here's Santorum:
Finally, some Tweets: