Former vice-president Dick Cheney said Sunday that having Sarah Palin on the 2008 White House ticket was 'a mistake', urging this year's Republican candidate Mitt Romney to go for someone more experienced.
Most campaign ads are jabs in a boxing match that either land a quick blow or are fended off by a wily opponent. But every so often a campaign will come up with a haymaker; something they believe just might be a knockout. So it is with this Mitt Romney television attack ad. It is something the campaign have been longing to run: a brutal blow against Obama's economic record using a rare – but major – Obama gaffe.