The fiction that Romney won the popular vote is just that. Obama won both popular vote and electoral college. Obama 65,899,557 (51.06%), Romney 60,931,959 (47.21%). ?Four presidents in the last century have won 50 percent of the vote twice: Roosevelt, Eisenhower, Reagan and Obama.
John Quincy Adams who lost by 44,804 votes to Andrew Jackson in 1824 Rutherford B. Hayes who lost by 264,292 votes to Samuel J. Tilden in 1876 Benjamin Harrison who lost by 95,713 votes to Grover Cleveland in 1888 George W. Bush who lost by 543,816 votes to Al Gore in the 2000 election.