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Cue the soft piano music; Obama's got a kinder-gentler battleground contrast ad

After trying to eviscerate Republican Mitt Romney and his business record, President Obama's campaign is going kinder and gentler with its lates ad that's supposed to run in Florida, Colorado, Iowa, North Carolina, New Hampshire, Nevada, Ohio, Pennsylvania, and Virginia.

** Note: Mitt Romney's campaign refuses to say which of its ads are running in Florida, hence we're not noting every ad announcement on this Florida blog unless we 1) see it in Florida or 2) its newsworthiness necessitates a mention.

This Obama ad, called "The Choice," features Obama speaking directly into the camera as he contrasts his policies with Romney's: