Not So Lucky Talisman - Wipeout in SC - Granite Grok

Not So Lucky Talisman – Wipeout in SC

Travelling Gnome of the North Gingrich Captures South Carolina

The best laid plans of gnomes and men were not enough to save Mittens from a hubristic wipeout in South Carolina Saturday evening.
First he claimed the momentum and inevitability after NH, then, as he saw Newt’s numbers rebounding, Romney called in the surrogate attackers, and finally he tried to backpedal expectations – all to no avail. Newt’s margin of victory was so wide that Fox News called the result the moment the polls closed! (Original graphic and full results at Fox News.)