Romney's Long Road To '12 Ctd

Chait hopes Romney pulls it out:

[A]t that point, the difference between regular Republican-bad like Romney -- which, don't get me wrong, is pretty bad -- and Sarah Palin-bad is pretty significant. Accepting that risk in return for a somewhat higher chance of Obama getting reelected is a risk the administration would happily take, but I wouldn't.

We all live in that fear, Jon.