Ron Reagan and Torie Clarke discuss whether Romney’s “Rope-a-Hope” strategy in the foreign policy debate was shrewd, cynical, maybe both? There’s a consensus that Obama earned a Pyrrhic victory, winning the policy debate while Romney “looked” commander-in-chief-ish. Then they go at three taboo topics that the candidates don’t touch: does the Sununu-Trump-Gingrich crowd (“food-stamp president”) race-bait? Is it kosher to discuss Romney’s Mormonism? Which side lies or flip-flops the most?