But for some center-right media outlets, this probably fit into the "too good to check" rubric.
It is within this rubric that Romney utters the line in which his campaign is about “saving the soul of America.”
Bain Capital and its ilk were called leveraged buyout firms back then, but whatever the rubric, the business is the same.
c.1300, "directions in religious services" (often in red writing), from Old French rubrique, rubriche "rubric, title" (13c.), from Latin rubrica "red ochre, red coloring matter," from ruber, from PIE root *rudhro- (see red). Meaning "title or heading of a book" is from early 15c. Related: Rubrical.