Mitt Romney Campaign ACTIVATE!

WASHINGTON, DC - FEBRUARY 11: Former Massachusetts Governor Mitt Romney addresses the Conservative Political Action Conference at the Marriott Wardman Park February 11, 2011 in Washington, DC. A dozen potential Republican presidental hopefuls are set to address CPAC, the biggest gathering of conservative activists in the country. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images) Photo: Chip Somodevilla/2011 Getty Images

Mitt Romney launched a day-long fund-raising event in Las Vegas today likely to bring in several millions, telling supporters gathered to staff a massive phone bank, "We're activating our campaign today." Between this and a spiffy Aquafresh-inspired campaign logo, this means he's officially running, right? Pssh — and let Newt Gingrich have a monopoly on anticlimatic announcements? [Reuters]