ELKO, Nev. -- I spent yesterday evening in this mining town of 20,000 or so, stuffed beyond capacity now by that most notorious of taxpayer-funded festivals: The annual Cowboy Poetry celebration.
Amy Gardner reports on the possible, totally sensible, somewhat hilarious Romney-Paul bund.
Mike Riggs joins Gary Johnson as he courts the ACLU -- successfully.
I'm guessing this Obama campaign organization will show results.
Rosie Gray notices that Romney used a fake Tom Paine quote; serious Tea Party foul, there.
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