My “CPAC Journal” continues today, here. In this installment, I mention Newt Gingrich, who said gutter. I mean “Gutter,” for Qatar, rather than “Kuh-TAHR.” I say that I wrote a piece on this subject, many moons ago: a piece on place-names, pronunciation, and politics. Show More Summary
It was an eventful morning at the Conservative Political Action Conference — and a surprising one. Newt Gingrich dazzled with an attack on Hillary Clinton, immigrant-bashing talk show host Laura Ingraham continued her screed against Jeb Bush by swiping at his wife (!) and unintentionally made trouble for Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker, and both Sen. […]
The Conservative Political Action Conference opened Friday with a speech by former Speaker of the House Newt Gingrich in which he claimed that Islamic extremists could exercise undue influence over Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton. “ISIS is piece of a world-wide threat, but...
Former House Speaker Newt Gingrich got a warm – if somewhat sleepy – reception from a half-empty ballroom during his early morning CPAC speech on Friday, where he called the Clinton Foundation’s receipt of millions in foreign dollars...Show More Summary
Jeb Bush, Marco Rubio, Newt Gingrich and other big names on the right make their way to the Conservative Political Action Conference on Friday.
The annual Conservative Political Action Conference is underway in Washington D.C. Featured speakers during the four day right-wing love fest include Rick Santorum, Jeb Bush, Ben Carson, Ted Cruz, Rick Perry, Newt Gingrich, Scott Walker, Bobby Jindal, Sarah Palin, Rand...
Rand Paul could soon find his campaign for president targeted by an effort to derail his drive for the GOP nomination, Salon magazine has reported. Sheldon Adelson, who supported Newt Gingrich for president in 2012, vows to fund a campaign...Show More Summary
He's compared Newt Gingrich to Satan, spewed that Dick Cheney "created ISIS," and railed that socially conservative devout Catholic Rick Santorum wants to set up a theocracy in America. Yet for some strange reason, Salon's Joan Walsh...Show More Summary
Neurosurgeon Ben Carson has hired former Newt Gingrich fundraiser Amy Pass to be his national finance director. Pass, according to longtime Carson pal Terry Giles, who is running the show for his friend behind the scenes, helped raise...Show More Summary
Ben Carson has been on a hiring spree lately for his unannounced campaign, and his new staffers have something in common: they used to work for Newt Gingrich. First there was Ruth Sherlock, hired as Carson’s South Carolina state director and formerly Gingrich’s national deputy political director. Then Carson hired Mike Murray as his senior…
Bill Maher closed Real Time on Friday by calling for an end to questions about past marijuana use as a means of vetting potential presidential candidates. “Everyone from Bill Clinton to Newt Gingrich, Al Gore to Rick Santorum, John Kerry to Sarah Palin — they have all fessed up,”...
The weekend’s fun and games was part NBA All-Star weekend jamboree and part Valentine’s Day delight for VIPs like Bill Clinton, Newt Gingrich and Michael Eric Dyson. Let’s sneak a peak: Chef Carla Hall caught up with “General Hospital” soap star Donna Mills behind the curtain at the Go Red For Women runway show, part of […]
Here are some GIFs from your favorite misogynists. Make sure to send them to your Republican female friends! 1. Newt Gingrich: “I’d leave my third wife for you!” The former Speaker of the House, who defends s0-called family values, attacked Bill Clinton over his infidelity, and...
It is a regrettable truth that not everyone can spend Valentine's Day cuddling under a blue whale with Newt Gingrich. But remember, all you lonely people, that Netflix will always be there for you, even if it can't gift you with a love cockroach. Show More Summary
Callista Gingrich paid $700 for a romantic Valentine’s Day eve sleepover in the American Museum of Natural History Friday.
Former House Speaker and noted smartphone user Newt Gingrich will spend tonight at the American Museum of Natural History with his wife, Callista. He and his wife. Tonight. For Valentine's Day. Take from this what you will, then pray for blindness. [ more › ]
Politico: “Welcome to 2016’s ‘Why not me?’ primary: a low-stakes, little-covered tussle among below-the-radar Republicans who say they could be president. After seeing other presumed has-beens like Rick Santorum and Newt Gingrich become real factors in 2012, they see little [...] The post Another Circus Primary for Republicans in 2016? appeared first on Political Wire.
Stokkete / Shutterstock.com Here's a photograph of Newt Gingrich in the wasteland formerly known as America, just after the Great Gas Riots of Late 2014. Thanks, Obama. Jobless claims went up this month, but not by as much as economists...Show More Summary
I think we can all agree that Twitter is a good thing and it is good that Newt Gingrich is on Twitter.