Sure, TNR gets points for finally admitting reality.
Here are Romney’s remarks, in their full context, which came during a conversation with Wolf Blitzer:
[snip of Romney accurately describing the nature of the current Russian regime and its essential and unique adversarial nature towards us]
This all seems…exactly right.
…but that’s not enough. I mean, I know that it’s hard to admit that you were wrong about something, and that you’re sorry: as I said, I have a seven year old that needs to be prompted about that from time to time. But he’s seven. What’s TNR’s excuse?