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memes of the 2012 campaign


In March, senior Romney advisor Eric Fehrnstrom evoked the famous draw-and-erase board to describe how his candidate would adjust to the general election.

“Everything changes,” Mr. Fehrnstrom said during an appearance on CNN. “It’s almost like an Etch A Sketch. You can kind of shake it up and restart all over again.”

This is one joke that may have moved faster IRL than it did on the internet—witness Newt above.

(Photo by Tim Mueller/AP)

The memes of the 2012 campaign

From Bronco Bama to doggie sunglasses, these videos, one-liners and photos were everywhere. --By Phoebe Connelly and Dylan Stableford