As you’ve no doubt heard by now, Mitt Romney’s been maintaining a secret Twitter account, “Pierre Delecto.” And that’s got CNN’s Chris Cillizza to thinking:

Yeah, just think about it!

The Washington Examiner’s Becket Adams is thinking about it, too. And his explanation actually makes a lot of sense, if you think about it:

True story.

Journalists’ fondness for Mitt Romney is quite new. But they’ve been running interference for Democrats for years.

Media firefighters like Chris Cillizza know where their bread is buttered. Don’t count on their appetites to change.