The sad part is that he wasn't, and is saving face by claiming to have been.
You could very well be right. I remember him also predicting a Clinton comeback pretty much up until a week after the 2008 Democratic convention and McCain was going to win the race any minute now.
Scott Rasmussen will be spewing out polls for the next 20 years that are reported at face value by media outlets. Because, you know, HORSERACE!
Amen. Clinton is going to come back, it's going to be a brokered Democratic convention, McCain is surging in Pennsylvania, Santorum is going to come back, it's going to be a brokered Republican convention, Romney is surging in Pennsylvania...