07/02/2012 02:10 pm ET | Updated Sep 01, 2012

Rupert Murdoch: 'Of Course' I Want Romney To Win

Rupert Murdoch responded on Monday to an apparent backlash surrounding his critical comments about Mitt Romney.

The mogul caused a sensation on Sunday when he took to his favorite new venue, Twitter, to announce that he thought it was "doubtful" that Romney would assemble a good enough team behind him to beat President Obama in November. (He also threw in some jabs at Scientology and Tom Cruise for good measure.)

On Monday, Murdoch issued a follow-up tweet:

"Socialism, etc." Can Rupert Murdoch tweet all the time?

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