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Someone Needs to Tell Newt Gingrich What a Smartphone Is

Newt Gingrich is baffled. He has this wonderful cellphone that takes pictures, accesses the Internet and does all sorts of non-phone things. Poor Newt has a problem with that. He doesn’t know what to call this multi-tasking gadget in his … Continue reading

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Gingrich: The Fiscal Cliff is “Nonsense”

Imagine. For a brief time this man was the frontrunner for the Republican nomination for president. Newt Gingrich has welded enormous power in politics as Speaker of the House of Representatives, but he doesn’t induce a lot of confidence as … Continue reading

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Richard Mourdock’s a Fool for Rape Comment, but His Supporters are not Far Behind

How rape has become a political issue in the 2012 elections indicates how far political debate has fallen. A Todd Akin or Richard Mourdock could be discounted as an extremist who somehow grabbed a major party nomination in a fluke … Continue reading

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Newt Gingrich Thinks He has Mitt Romney Right Where He Wants Him

Rick Santorum is out of the presidential race, and Newt Gingrich is pleased. In a new campaign ad released hours after Santorum announced that he was suspending his campaign, Gingrich proclaimed himself “The last conservative standing.” In the ad, it … Continue reading

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Gingrich Mocks Romney with an Etch A Sketch

Before Newt Gingrich becomes completely irrelevant, a bit of the old, biting criticism that he is famous popped out today. The ill-advised comparison of Mitt Romney to an Etch A Sketch by the Romney campaign’s Communications Director Eric Fehrnstrom is … Continue reading

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Who was Leonard Wood?

On Sunday, Newt Gingrich was talking to Fox’s Chris Wallace. Wallace noted that Gingrich would need to get 70% of the remaining delegates to win the nomination outright. Gingrich deferred the criticism by suggesting that no one will have enough … Continue reading

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Why The GOP Presidential Nomination is Heading Toward a Train Wreck

Nest week is Super Tuesday. It was designed to clear any remaining contenders from the GOP presidential field. In past years, this has been the case. This year, Super Tuesday looks like a train wreck ready to cloud the nomination … Continue reading

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Newt Gingrich Explains “San Francisco Values” Through His Encounter with a Transvestite

So Newt Gingrich likes San Francisco as a tourist attraction, but the “San Francisco values” of liberalism  are something that he looks down upon. Gingrich claims that the good quality of life there wouldn’t work any where else in the … Continue reading

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Gingrich Wrong Again — It is Possible to Put a Gun Rack in a Chevy Volt

“You can’t put a gun rack in a Volt,” Newt Gingrich said last weekend. Wrong. GM spokesperson Selim Bingol responded that Gingrich’s claim wasn’t so, but there are better places to put gun racks anyway: Newt Gingrich has taken up … Continue reading

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Gingrich’s Billionaire Backer is Against Rich People Buying Elections so He may Only Give $100 Million to Gingrich’s Super PAC

Sheldon Adelson, Newt Gingrich’s best political friend, has amassed about $25 billion from his investments, primarily in casinos. So far, Adelson has given $11 million to Gingrich with promises of about the same amount for Super Tuesday. However, Adelson doesn’t … Continue reading

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