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Romney's 'Haunted' By His Gaffes

Mitt Romney got real with Peggy Noonan this week, admitting that his campaign trail gaffes, such as saying "I like to be able to fire people," haunt him a bit. "I have to think not only about what I say in a full sentence but what I say in a phrase," what with the media chopping up his sound bites and take them out of context and all. "The media always says, 'Gosh, we just want you to be spontaneous,' but at the same time if you say anything in the wrong order, you're gonna be sorry!"