Mitt Romney’s Bet: Overblown or Major Gaffe?

Mitt Romney Bet

Everyone from the Twittersphere to mainstream media is talking about the $10,000 bet that Mitt Romney tried to make with Rick Perry during the Iowa GOP Presidential debate on December 10. Here’s the video:

Is this a real issue or is it being blown out of proportions? Either way, is it enough to derail the former front-runner of the GOP race? Post your opinions here.