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How bad have things gotten for Mitt Romney?

Instead of simply asking if he’s losing, pundits are discussing “nightmare” scenarios and who is most to blame.

Click here to see five signs that Mitt Romney’s campaign is crumbling.

As The New Republic’s Nate Cohn wrote this morning, “…the bottom line is that Obama’s a heavy favorite for re-election.”

And Romney is getting no sympathy from his party.

Last week, Reagan speechwriter Peggy Noonan said Mitt Romney’s campaign was a rolling calamity. Disgraced primary candidate/pizza magnate Herman Cain said he’d be leading the president. And political clowns from Laura Ingraham to Donald Trump have all suggested that beating President Obama should be easier than making 47 percent of Americans dependent on the government.

Last week we described how Mitt could still win. That’s looking less likely every day.

Click here to see five signs that Mitt Romney’s campaign is crumbling.

Yes, we’re only offering five. So if you have one to add, we’d love to read it in the comments.

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Bill Maher

Screenshot from 'Real Time with Bill Maher' Youtube.

Bill Maher, host of Real Time on HBO, loves to say "farewell, douchebags" at the end of an election cycle.It's his traditional way of seeing off all the losing lunatics (otherwise generally known as Republicans). But the far right is producing these nut-jobs faster than ever.

So even as we're enjoying the exit of Rudy Giuliani, Mike Pence, and the orange man who shall not be named, there's a whole new crop of "douchebags" swarming over the capital -- and Maher feels he must introduce them to us, with appropriate burns.

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