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After watching Mitt Romney fumble through a disastrous and hastily-convened press conference last night, David Frum had this devastating response:

Of all the commentary I've seen and read on Romney's "clean up" press conference -- some calling it "desperate" and others a "death spiral" -- Frum's is both the most incisive and, in my view, accurate.

In other words, only a fictional world, a world in which Romney perpetually lives, can save the GOP's presidential candidate now.

Author's Note:

Here is Frum with a more substantial critique:

And here's the press conference from last night:

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