October 12, the word comes out from Friday Night Lights show/movie auteur Peter Berg.
In a letter addressed to Gov. Mitt Romney, Berg asks the presidential hopeful to stop using the line "Clear Eyes, Full Hearts, Can't Lose" in campaign literature and speeches and says it "falsely associates" the show with his bid for the White House.
Today, in the Romney fundraising pitch:
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