Romney's email hacked

An anonymous hacker claims to have broken into Mitt Romney's personal email account. {}It seems that person emailed the web site with a password to a Hotmail email account.{}The email address was recently made public in a Wall Street Journal story.{}

Romney used the account while he was the governor of Massachusetts. {}The LA Times reports the hacker gained access by guessing the answer to the security question, "What is your favorite pet?"{}

The Romney campaign says the proper authorities are investigating.{}