The fallout from the Mitt Romney staffer's ill-advised "Etch A Sketch" comment was almost immediate and shows no sign of letting up.
In case you missed it, Romney adviser Eric Fehrnstrom appeared on CNN on Wednesday and was asked whether Romney has skewed too far right during the primaries, and if that would hurt him in a general election. He said this:
Within hours GOP opponents Rick Santorum and Newt Gingrich had purchased Etch A Sketches and were campaigning with them:
Romney's later offered a lame explanation:
Even the maker of Etch A Sketch is getting in on the act. Ohio Art Co. said in a statement to Fortune magazine: