09/26/2012 08:30 am ET Updated Nov 26, 2012

Matt Taibbi: Mitt's Success Displays 'The Power Of Our Propaganda Machine'

The press everywhere is buzzing this week with premature obituaries of the Romney campaign. New polls are out suggesting that Mitt Romney's electoral path to the presidency is all but blocked. Unless someone snags an iPhone video of Obama taking a leak on Ohio State mascot Brutus Buckeye, or stealing pain meds from a Tampa retiree and sharing them with a bunch of Japanese carmakers, the game looks pretty much up - Obama's widening leads in three battleground states, Virginia, Ohio and Florida, seem to have sealed the deal.

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