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Mitt Romney: OUT of 2016 Presidential Race!

Mitt Romney: OUT of 2016 Presidential Race!

Three weeks after unexpectedly saying he was considering a third run for president, Mitt Romney updated supporters Friday to say the opposite.

The Republican Party's 2012 nominee, who also sought the nomination in 2008, said just moments ago that he would not seek the GOP nod in 2016.

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Mitt Romney on 47 Percent Comment: Taken Out of Context!

Mitt Romney on 47 Percent Comment: Taken Out of Context!

His infamous "47 percent" remark was taken out of context, former presidential candidate Mitt Romney tells The Washington Post in a new interview.

The oft-cited quote was widely interpreted as the 2012 GOP nominee stating that 47 percent of Americans can't be persuaded to take personal responsibility.

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Romney "47 Percent" Video Recorder Comes Forward, Credits Bill Clinton

Romney "47 Percent" Video Recorder Comes Forward, Credits Bill Clinton

The man who recorded Mitt Romney's now-infamous "47 percent" comments at a fundraiser in Florida will reveal himself Wednesday night on MSNBC.

In a preview of his interview, the bartender credits former President Bill Clinton for his decision to bring a camera to work that fateful day. Say what now?

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Ann Romney Blames Media for Husband's Presidential Loss

Ann Romney Blames Media for Husband's Presidential Loss

In his first extensive interview since losing the Presidential election to Barack Obama, Mitt Romney told Chris Matthews this morning that he only has himself to blame for not taking the White House.

“I lost my election because of my campaign," Romney said on Fox News Sunday. "Not because of what anyone else did."

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Romney Final Vote Total: 47 Percent!

Romney Final Vote Total: 47 Percent!

Mitt Romney's final vote total in the 2012 presidential election has been tallied, and the Republican challenger received - wait for it - 47 percent of the vote.

Yes, it took this entire time to finalize it (you just didn't hear about it because it wasn't close), and Romney came in almost exactly at the 47 percent figure.

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Top 12 Videos of 2012: The Year in YouTube!

Top 12 Videos of 2012: The Year in YouTube!

Man, 2012 was a great year for videos.

Long or short, highly produced or randomly amateur, political or sexual, musical or viral, these 12 videos spread like wildfire across the World Wide Internets.

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Romney Christmas Card: That's a Lot of Grandkids!

Romney Christmas Card: That's a Lot of Grandkids!

Mitt Romney's Christmas card has been revealed, and two things stand out:

The Romney's opted for somewhat lighter hues than traditional red and green Christmas colors. If nothing else, you have to give them credit for execution:

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THG Presents: The 10 Biggest Turkeys of 2012!

THG Presents: The 10 Biggest Turkeys of 2012!

Happy Thanksgiving to all from The Hollywood Gossip!

What would this holiday be without family, food, football and reflection upon the things we appreciate most ... in the case of THG, that means turkeys of a different sort.

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Mitt Romney: Pumping Gas on Reddit!

Mitt Romney: Pumping Gas on Reddit!

Save for a controversial remark about President Obama giving gifts to ethnic groups in return for votes, Mitt Romney has kept a low profile since losing the 2012 election.

Monday, a photo of Romney filling up at a gas station in La Jolla, Calif., was posted on Reddit. He appears slightly frazzled ... and/or just a little annoyed:

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Mitt Romney Concession Speech: Congratulations, Prayers For President Obama

Mitt Romney Concession Speech: Congratulations, Prayers For President Obama

Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney conceded the 2012 election and congratulated victorious President Barack Obama in a brief speech early this morning.

The former Massachusetts governor ended his political career with kind words for his own family and Obama's, while advocating for the end of divisive partisanship:

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Willard Mitt Romney