03/09/2012 10:39 am ET Updated May 09, 2012

Mitt Romney's Media Charm Offensive

It's the worst-kept secret of the 2012 campaign: The candidate who does the least public media-bashing -- Mitt Romney -- has the worst relationship of all with the press.

But as Romney seeks to nail down the GOP nomination and cement the narrative that the delegate math makes it nearly impossible for his remaining rivals to surpass him, his campaign has launched what passes for a media charm offensive.