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Newt Gingrich is angry
Politico ^ | 1/22/2012 | Roger Simon

Posted on 01/22/2012 6:50:50 AM PST by nikos1121

ORANGEBURG, S.C. - - Newt Gingrich trundles into the meeting hall - - a former X-rated movie theater - - to rapturous applause.

He is not the best-looking guy in Republican race or the best-funded or the most ideologically pure. But he has found his shtick, and he is shticking to it.

Newt Gingrich is the angriest man in America.

Mitt Romney will tell you that Barack Obama is a “nice guy” but that he is “in over his head.”

Newt Gingrich will tell you Barack Obama is “the most radical and most incompetent president in our lifetime!”

Obama is more than incompetent, in fact. To Newt, he is a moron. “It’s one thing to say the White House can’t play chess, it’s another to say it can’t play checkers,” Newt says and pauses like the professional he is for the laugh to build. “But tic-tac-toe?”

But Obama is more than stupid. He is dangerous. This is important to keep in mind.

The Gingrich campaign is based on the notion of perpetual struggle against perpetual peril.

“How many of you believe the left will fight us every step of the way even after we win?” Gingrich asks the crowd.

The next day, Gingrich will win the South Carolina primary. But he already knows that will happen. That is a given. Just like his nomination and election. But even that will not be enough to silence the “secular socialists” who oppose him from the left.

The “left” is a broad category to Gingrich. It includes liberals, socialists, anti-religious bigots, i.e. Democrats, most of the media, some misguided Republicans, and, well, anybody who opposes Newt Gingrich.

“We knew there’d be attacks, and the closer we were to winning the more ferocious the attacks would be,” Gingrich says.

John King of CNN, who asked Gingrich in a debate Thursday night whether he had ever asked his second wife for an “open” marriage, is part of the ferocious attack machine that seeks to thwart Gingrich.

Gingrich has called this “despicable” and now he calls it “grotesque.”

“Is the American news media just totally out of touch with reality?” he asks reporters after the rally. “You want to say: Get a life! There is a consistent pattern year after year that the American people are sick of the behavior of the news media. Sick!”

Anger, umbrage and bitterness are so much a part of Gingrich’s public persona that he likes to attack the very concept of happiness.

Gingrich, like other candidates for the Republican nomination, has a fondness for quoting the Founding Fathers, but he now says that when they wrote “life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness” in the Declaration of Independence, it did not mean what we think it means.

“Happiness in the 18th century meant wisdom and virtue, not hedonism,” Gingrich says without a scintilla of embarrassment, even though he, himself, has pursued a fair amount of hedonism in his lifetime.

“And they promised us the right to pursue,” Gingrich continues. “There is no provision for a Department of Happiness. They issued no happiness stamps. And if you said that you were going to take happiness from some and distribute it to others, the Founding Fathers would have asked by what right?”

So if we don’t have happiness to look forward to, what does Gingrich offer?

Work. Effort. Struggle.

“Work is something you need,” Gingrich says. “I don’t think it’s inappropriate for a 12- or 13-year-old to push a mop. We have the finest food stamp president in American history. I want to be the finest paycheck president in history.

“We will never give somebody 99 weeks of money for doing nothing!”

The crowd cheers its approval. Imagine people getting unemployment benefits for 99 weeks. For doing nothing! The average weekly unemployment benefit in America in 2010 was about $295, which is hardly a princely sum. But if people faced actual starvation instead of getting food stamps and unemployment insurance, wouldn’t this be a better country? As long as you had a job, that is.

There are now three Republican contenders with gold medals: Rick Santorum (Iowa), Mitt Romney (New Hampshire) and Newt Gingrich (South Carolina).

But Gingrich is unworried about Santorum and unworried about Ron Paul, who has yet to win anywhere. Only Mitt has the money and organization to beat him, Gingrich believes, but Romney will fail because Romney’s speeches are filled with optimism and other infantile notions.

Americans don’t want sunshine, lollipops and rainbows. They want blood, toil, tears and sweat. They want a dependably gloomy man in the Oval Office. They want Newt!

And he believes they will elect him come November.

“It will shock the country,” Newt says. “It will shock the world. And shock is what we need.”


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To: SoConPubbie

He was referring to this scene in seinfeld, a very funny one, not slamming Newt

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JMzhnDi7hu0


51 posted on 01/22/2012 7:26:11 AM PST by HerrBlucher
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To: Berlin_Freeper

All these quotes from Newt were from his speech last night
in South Carolina.

He actually didn’t gloat. or appear like he loved getting revenge vs. Romney.

But he did say two things which hit hard v. Obama.
One: About the Keystone Pipeline. that’s when he said they can’t play
tic tac toe.
Two: he did say that it is a choice between radical Alinsky and freedom and
pursuit of happiness.

I did say in my mind that was for the Republican primary voters,

because I don’t think most general election voters know who Alinsky
is and that Obama taught Alinsky tactics.

Newt Angry? No. Not last night.

This column was fundamentally misleading.


52 posted on 01/22/2012 7:27:30 AM PST by preamble
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To: nikos1121

Article was almost decent but proved ineffective, in summary, for this line:
“but Romney will fail because Romney’s speeches are filled with optimism and other infantile notions. “

The author could have said something with bite, along the lines of:

“You are getting your clock cleaned because you don’t stand for anything and you are generally full of shit.”

Go ahead Mitt, tell me point blank where you stand and then let me test that stance with a follow up question.

There should be no perceived equivocation, evasion of mind in yourself. You ought to be understood crystal clear and you aren’t.

You are a parser and I’m going to name a herb after you.

I won’t eat it because I’ll never know what I’m eating.


53 posted on 01/22/2012 7:27:33 AM PST by Vendome (Don't take life so seriously, you won't live through it anyway)
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To: Voter#537

Welcome aboard...

I’m liking someone like Rick Perry for VP. What do you think?


54 posted on 01/22/2012 7:28:00 AM PST by nikos1121
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To: nikos1121
Newt Gingrich is angry


55 posted on 01/22/2012 7:28:41 AM PST by Berlin_Freeper (NEWT GINGRICH 2012)
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To: nikos1121

Orangeburg S.C. is the hometown of Eugene “Comrade” Robinson. Look for him to characterize Newt’s visit to a majority-black & heavily Democratic city as an attempt to stir up those “angry white (racist) southern males” against Obama, progress, sunshine, lollipops, etc.

FWIW, I worked in Orangeburg & I voted for Newt.


56 posted on 01/22/2012 7:30:08 AM PST by elcid1970 ("Deport all Muslims. Nuke Mecca now. Death to Islam means freedom for all mankind.")
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To: nikos1121

Orangeburg S.C. is the hometown of Eugene “Comrade” Robinson. Look for him to characterize Newt’s visit to a majority-black & heavily Democratic city as an attempt to stir up those “angry white (racist) southern males” against Obama, progress, sunshine, lollipops, etc.

FWIW, I worked in Orangeburg & I voted for Newt.


57 posted on 01/22/2012 7:30:08 AM PST by elcid1970 ("Deport all Muslims. Nuke Mecca now. Death to Islam means freedom for all mankind.")
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To: preamble

Contrastthat with Romney and Santorum. They can’t talk about issues, so even in congratulaing Newt they slam him personally.

He, Romney. You decided to go after the Speaker in Iowa. He hit back hard and you lost.


58 posted on 01/22/2012 7:33:19 AM PST by nikos1121
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To: ronnie raygun

Mitt Romney will tell you that Barack Obama is a “nice guy” but that he is “in over his head.”
..........................................................
When has he ever been a nice guy?

He is an apologist,but nice? I don’t see it.

Was he nice when he ran for State Senator and won by challenging his rivals petitions for inclusion on the ballot. A nice trick.
Was he nice when he took his primary challenger Blair Hull and had his divorce papers leaked to the press? Then to top that in the General election ,Obama faced the very popular Jack Ryan, a one time Goldman Sachs partner. It appeared that Obama had no chance against Ryan. But then Ryan’s divorce records and child custody files were released. In the custody files, his then-wife, the actress Jeri Ryan (who had a role as Borg member “Seven of Nine” on Star Trek: Voyager), alleged that Jack Ryan had asked her to perform sexual acts with him in public in sex clubs in New York, New Orleans, and Paris. Jeri Ryan described one as “a bizarre club with cages, whips and other apparatus hanging from the ceiling.”

In other words he skated to the United States Senate on the bodies of his rivals. Not so nice.


59 posted on 01/22/2012 7:33:26 AM PST by Venturer
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To: SoConPubbie
You're on the wrong website, my FRiend.

LOL...some people...when they post things...show they have no social exposure. "Not that there's anything wrong with that." ;-)

It's a Seinfeld quote.

60 posted on 01/22/2012 7:34:37 AM PST by NELSON111
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To: nikos1121

. But he has found his shtick, and he is shticking to it.

Newt Gingrich is the angriest man in America.

Anyone who, today, thinks anger has to be ginned up is delusional.


61 posted on 01/22/2012 7:36:07 AM PST by TalBlack ( Evil doesn't have a day job.)
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To: nikos1121
Does anyone know WHY he’s staying in?

I'm for Rick staying in as RINO insurance. Let's not forget that just a few weeks ago Newt was personna non grata here, and that for good cause.

The fact that he's hitting the right notes on the campaign trail does not blind me to his real weaknesses that could blow up at any time.

Why can't the conversation be about Romney dropping out? Come on Florida, make it so.

62 posted on 01/22/2012 7:36:23 AM PST by don-o (He will not share His glory and He will NOT be mocked! Blessed be the name of the Lord forever.)
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To: nikos1121

Soooo Roger Simon is NOT ANGRY!!!.. What does it take to get Roger angry?..

A slap on the face?.. Confiscatory taxes?.. Treasonous domestic and international issues?..
Anybody that is not angry with american politics must be FOR the current direction.. or don’t really care..

On the other hand Roger could be a “PROGRESSIVE”...
You know....... a Republican one.. the worse kind.......

Newt seems to have the right anger about the right things in the right time in the right amount toward the right people..
NOT BEING ANGRY should mark you out as being “A TOOL”..


63 posted on 01/22/2012 7:37:49 AM PST by hosepipe (This propaganda has been edited to include some fully orbed hyperbole...)
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To: nikos1121
The Gingrich campaign is based on the notion of perpetual struggle against perpetual peril.

Eternal Vigilance is the Price of Liberty

64 posted on 01/22/2012 7:39:15 AM PST by metesky (Brethren, leave us go amongst them! - Rev. Capt. Samuel Johnston Clayton - Ward Bond, The Searchers)
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To: RoosterRedux

It’s very strange that these people like Mitt who are so called antiextremists (Mormons pride themselves of being a religion that never was founded in any bloodshed event), would associate with Islam.

I am sorry, but while there exist extreme situation requiring extreme mindfulness and methods (self defense), it does not mean that we advocate extremism.

It is Islam which is advocating extreme forms of submissiveness and nothinking that is most dangerous. In fact, they only thrive in extreme situations that they create.

Is Romney in need of that which he lusts for, like a hypocritem, extreme violence, that is? He is one creepy guy.


65 posted on 01/22/2012 7:40:37 AM PST by JudgemAll (Democrats Fed. job-security Whorocracy & hate:hypocrites must be gay like us or be tested/crucified)
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To: nikos1121

I am sorry where exactly is the anger? I hear intensity, I hear determination, I hear actual thoughts, reason and intelligence, I do not hear anger.
And even if Gingrich is angry so fracking what, we need a person to be angry enough to do something to get rid of the current man in the WH.
We do not need a guy yo blames America for every ill in the world.
We do not need a guy who political is nearly identical to BHO.
We do not need a perfectly nice guy who appears not to have a fire in his belly.
We need a guy who will storm the WH and take control.


66 posted on 01/22/2012 7:42:01 AM PST by svcw (For the new year: you better toughen up, if you are going to continue to be stupid.)
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To: nikos1121
Newt Gingrich is angry.

And so am I.

Anger is a natural emotion. God created a range of emotions. There is a purpose to each. Willard, Santorum and Paul do not have a fire in their belly. What is wrong with them? I will stop being angry when our Republic has been returned. I think Newt will too. In the meantime, I require some anger to drive me. Happy faces, rainbows, political correctness and unicorns do not cut it.

67 posted on 01/22/2012 7:42:58 AM PST by ConservativeInPA (Maxine, I'll see you there. I'm not changing my ways.)
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To: nikos1121
They want a dependably gloomy man in the Oval Office.

No, we want a dependably anti-Marxist pro-American in the Oval Office.

68 posted on 01/22/2012 7:45:25 AM PST by Oldeconomybuyer (The problem with socialism is that you eventually run out of other people's money.)
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To: JudgemAll

As the witch in Into the Woods says, “You’re not good. You’re not bad. You’re just nice. I’m not good, I’m not nice. I’m just right. I’m the witch. You’re the world.


69 posted on 01/22/2012 7:45:29 AM PST by Mercat
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To: Grunthor
I drive past several sets of HUD housing on my way to work every morning. Almost all of the units have DirecTV dishes beside them and all of them have trash strewn about. I never see gardens though. My husband and I work for a living and have DirecTV as well as vegetable gardens out back. Interesting to say the least.
70 posted on 01/22/2012 7:48:27 AM PST by goodwithagun (My gun has killed fewer people than Ted Kennedy's car.)
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To: STJPII

The article seems to say that optimism (rainbows and lollipops) and anger are opposites and that just isn’t always the case. Appropriate anger, for instance at abuse, is not pessimism, rather it is the very first step at making things better. The “nice” candidates seem like the adult, who COULD do something, but instead gloss things over. We, the American people feel as if we are being kicked around and we are almost starving for someone to be real and speak the unvarnished truth. Apprpriate anger is actually the opposite of helpless victim.


71 posted on 01/22/2012 7:50:08 AM PST by Anima Mundi (NO SPECIAL PRIVILEGE)
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To: nikos1121

Newt isn’t angry, he is like most of the rest of us who pay the freight... disgusted and tired of hunkering down in our foxholes.

Tom Coburn lost me when he said obastard is his friend. That said more about Coburn than obastard. Coburn confirmed his poor judgement to me.

Newt is the real thing but he needs a good finisher to help him execute his ideas. West has been floated at VP and is probably a good man but he is not experienced in the ways of the beltway. Maybe he is what Newt needs to form a winning picture but he will need someone with more experience to be his XO.


72 posted on 01/22/2012 7:51:10 AM PST by Sequoyah101 (Half the people are below average.)
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To: nikos1121

“Americans don’t want sunshine, lollipops and rainbows. They want blood, toil, tears and sweat. They want a dependably gloomy man in the Oval Office.”

That was pretty much Reagan’s path to victory in 1980. Reagan pointed out the peril of this country (under Carter) both economically and militarily. The “Morning in America” stuff didn’t happen until 1984.


73 posted on 01/22/2012 7:58:33 AM PST by BobL ("Heartless" and "Inhumane" FReepers for Cain - we've HAD ENOUGH)
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To: Ge0ffrey
My apologies, Sir.

I'm a little touchy of late given the scurrilous posting of some anti-newt posters.

74 posted on 01/22/2012 8:01:06 AM PST by SoConPubbie
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To: nikos1121
Can it help Newt?

YES! Ever hear of cops playing good cop/bad cop. In future debates think you're going to see these two master the technique against Willard when necessary.

Also at convention Rick can release any delagate he has made while all the delegates do not go to the "winner" to Newt. (Just like Mitt set up in NH with his cousin Jon Huntsman)

75 posted on 01/22/2012 8:01:33 AM PST by hoosiermama
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To: nikos1121

Did you know, Roger Simon, why crowds stand up and cheer when Newt slapps jerks like you? Because we think you are scum and damaging this country.


76 posted on 01/22/2012 8:07:01 AM PST by DManA
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To: RoosterRedux

Mitt is the democrats Judas Goat, and they are pushing him with everything they have.


77 posted on 01/22/2012 8:11:52 AM PST by chainsaw (Sarah Palin is still my first choice to save the USA. . .)
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To: SoConPubbie

Apology accepted. I’m all in for Newt.


78 posted on 01/22/2012 8:13:14 AM PST by Ge0ffrey
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To: nikos1121

The premise of this article, which I disagree with, is that anger in a presidential candidate is a bad thing. Since when? Well, yes, we know that the leading characteristic of Reagan as a politician was his optimism. But remember moments like “I paid for this microphone”? There are times to be angry and one such time is now. As bad as the economy and the mood of the country might have been under Carter, it was nowhere near the jaw-dropping state of corruption and recklessness that Barack and his minions are perpetrating (with the help of RINOs, I might add). If there ever was a time that a politician’s anger on the campaign trail was appropriate and necessary, that time is now. Gingrich is tapping into this common theme that binds all conservatives, Reagan democrats and honest independents: the country is truly in peril. The criminally corrupt and reckless class in Washington are hell-bent on driving the train off the cliff and it is time for all patriots to be aroused with a furious, righteous anger to energize a radical change of direction which is the only thing at this point that can save the country from plunging into the socialist abyss.

Anger is exactly the right emotion for these times.


79 posted on 01/22/2012 8:16:38 AM PST by JewishRighter (Anybody but Hussein)
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To: STJPII
I think liberals everywhere like to festoon their cars with bumperstickers. The older the car the more stickers. My favorite is an old diesel Mercedes, belching smoke, with clinton for prez and every race since on the back of it. The drivers will always have a long salt and pepper pony tail and a beard and that's just the females. snort)))):)
80 posted on 01/22/2012 8:22:14 AM PST by Ditter
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To: Cincinatus' Wife
Thank you for all of your efforts to promote Gov. Perry. I'm so disappointed that I don't even get a chance to vote for him. I'll take a proven conservative over a slick tongue any day.
81 posted on 01/22/2012 8:23:31 AM PST by Coldwater Creek (He who dwells in the shelter of the Most High will rest in the shadow of the Almighty Psalm 91:)
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To: Grunthor
If people faced actual starvation instead of getting food stamps and unemployment insurance, there would be no such thing as “jobs Americans won’t do.”

Very cogent. Excellent point. Bears repeating.

82 posted on 01/22/2012 8:26:06 AM PST by sima_yi ( Reporting live from the People's Republic of Boulder)
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To: Coldwater Creek

It is truly a shame that the last remaining true conservative is out. I will be fortunate enough to vote for Perry in MO, so I still feel good about this election cycle since I get a chance to vote for someone that is truly close to my principles.


83 posted on 01/22/2012 8:29:20 AM PST by magritte
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To: SoConPubbie


No soup for you!
84 posted on 01/22/2012 8:29:42 AM PST by Miss Didi ("After all...tomorrow is another day." Scarlett O'Hara, Gone with the Wind)
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To: nikos1121
Newt Gingrich is the angriest man in America.

You are damn right he is. Look at what America has become under the last two years of Bush and the dictator King Obama. I'm damn angry too, and more angry that Newt could ever be. The sick elites pieces of garbage both in the Republican and Democrat parties are enough to make a sane man puke. Angry, hell you haven't seen anything yet.

85 posted on 01/22/2012 8:30:58 AM PST by Logical me
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To: nikos1121

Gingrich is right — he is telling the truth.

I love the chess, checkers and tic-tac-toe comparison!


86 posted on 01/22/2012 8:32:12 AM PST by Salvation ("With God all things are possible." Matthew 19:26)
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To: nikos1121

Newt may be “angry” (we all are, that is, anyone with a lick of sense) but they . . . ARE . . . SCARED!!!!


87 posted on 01/22/2012 8:33:10 AM PST by LS
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To: Ge0ffrey

LOL!


88 posted on 01/22/2012 8:33:43 AM PST by 6SJ7 (Meh.)
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To: nikos1121

So now the political-media-complex will employ “Rule 5” of “Rules for Radicals” and collar Newt with the ANGER moniker , a most unbecoming trait for those who wish to be liked and seen as approachable by the left and the media. Truly... what they’d prefer is a Romney demeanor, one of wuss... of such they know they can beat. The other, they hope to make unpalatable to the right.


89 posted on 01/22/2012 8:46:15 AM PST by dps.inspect (the system is rigged...)
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To: nikos1121

In other words: Republicans who tell the truth are ANGRY!

But then, Democrats who tell the truth are....RARE!!!


90 posted on 01/22/2012 8:47:34 AM PST by Oldpuppymax
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To: JudgemAll

Romney is another empty flake. Obama is a “nice guy”? There is a difference between nice and good. Nice is superficial, lame, atopical and stupid, but at least he got that one partially correct with Obama.

___________________

That’s what McCain said..and we know how that turned out.
Newt says he’s an Alinsky radical.


91 posted on 01/22/2012 8:49:08 AM PST by patriot08 (TEXAS GAL- born and bred and proud of it!)
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To: nikos1121
ORANGEBURG, S.C. - - Newt Gingrich trundles into the meeting hall - - a former X-rated movie theater - - to rapturous applause. Former X rated movie theater? Wow, such villianny.

He is not the best-looking guy in Republican race or the best-funded or the most ideologically pure. But he has found his shtick, and he is shticking to it."I tells them what I'm gonna tells them, then I tells them, then I tells them what I told them."

Newt Gingrich is the angriest man in America.Not even close. There are many whose teeth hurt, and stay awake nights.

Mitt Romney will tell you that Barack Obama is a “nice guy” but that he is “in over his head.”

Over his head, yeah, but definitely not a nice guy.

Newt Gingrich will tell you Barack Obama is “the most radical and most incompetent president in our lifetime!”

Radical yes, but tied with carter on competence.

But Obama is more than stupid. He is dangerous. This is important to keep in mind.

definitely.

The Gingrich campaign is based on the notion of perpetual struggle against perpetual perilAnd rightfully so. Socialists never let up, never.

“How many of you believe the left will fight us every step of the way even after we win?” Gingrich asks the crowd.See above.

The next day, Gingrich will win the South Carolina primary. But he already knows that will happen. That is a given. Just like his nomination and election. But even that will not be enough to silence the “secular socialists” who oppose him from the left.

To think otherwise would be folly.

The “left” is a broad category to Gingrich. It includes liberals, socialists, anti-religious bigots, i.e. Democrats, most of the media, some misguided Republicans, and, well, anybody who opposes Newt Gingrich.

Could have just said "most of the media" and left it there.

“We knew there’d be attacks, and the closer we were to winning the more ferocious the attacks would be,” Gingrich says.

Goes without saying.

John King of CNN, who asked Gingrich in a debate Thursday night whether he had ever asked his second wife for an “open” marriage, is part of the ferocious attack machine that seeks to thwart Gingrich.

It was, King was, and Mr. Gingrich was waiting at the plate expecting it down the middle.

“Is the American news media just totally out of touch with reality?” he asks reporters after the rally.

YES. “You want to say: Get a life! There is a consistent pattern year after year that the American people are sick of the behavior of the news media. Sick!”People are waking up to the real enemy.

Anger, umbrage and bitterness are so much a part of Gingrich’s public persona that he likes to attack the very concept of happiness.Boob bait, the two are disconnected.

Gingrich, like other candidates for the Republican nomination, has a fondness for quoting the Founding Fathers, but he now says that when they wrote “life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness” in the Declaration of Independence, it did not mean what we think it means.Pray tell, what do "we" think it means?

“Happiness in the 18th century meant wisdom and virtue, not hedonism,” Gingrich says without a scintilla of embarrassment, even though he, himself, has pursued a fair amount of hedonism in his lifetime.Does the latter change the meaning of the former?

“And they promised us the right to pursue,” Gingrich continues. “There is no provision for a Department of Happiness. They issued no happiness stamps. And if you said that you were going to take happiness from some and distribute it to others, the Founding Fathers would have asked by what right?”Love the man!

So if we don’t have happiness to look forward to, what does Gingrich offer?Epic fail in creating a viable straw man. Needs to reread what he just wrote, then correct this statement.

“Work is something you need,” Gingrich says. “I don’t think it’s inappropriate for a 12- or 13-year-old to push a mop. We have the finest food stamp president in American history. I want to be the finest paycheck president in history.And we will support you all the way.

“We will never give somebody 99 weeks of money for doing nothing!”Minor correction, "my" money.

The crowd cheers its approval. Imagine people getting unemployment benefits for 99 weeks. For doing nothing! The average weekly unemployment benefit in America in 2010 was about $295, which is hardly a princely sum. But if people faced actual starvation instead of getting food stamps and unemployment insurance, wouldn't’t this be a better country?Might open their eyes and see where the libs have taken us.Might get them off the cough and out the door to start taking care of business.

There are now three Republican contenders with gold medals: Rick Santorum (Iowa), Mitt Romney (New Hampshire) and Newt Gingrich (South Carolina).First two were, and always will be, a joke, until they clean up their respective acts. The third was a reflection of where we are at this time.

But Gingrich is unworried about Santorum and unworried about Ron Paul, who has yet to win anywhere. Only Mitt has the money and organization to beat him, Gingrich believes,True, that, but Romney will fail because Romney’s speeches are filled with optimism and other infantile notions.False. Romney will fail because he is obama light, and we are sick of that shiite, see above.

Americans don’t want sunshine,We want it, for our selves, and into the halls of government. lollipops and rainbowsYou earn the money, buy what you will with it. They want blood, toil, tears and sweat.Incorrect, however, often that what it takes to build something lasting. They want a dependably gloomy man in the Oval Office.Already have one, and he is making the whole world just as gloomy They want Newt!As a breath of fresh air, oh, ans sunshine!

And he believes they will elect him come November.Well yeah. Unlike paul, who is in it for whatever, and santorum, who is building a portfolio, and Mitt, who thinks it is simply his turn.

“It will shock the country,” Newt saysOnly the left. “It will shock the world.They could use it, some wish it were so. And shock is what we need.”The herculean task of cleaning out DC will require changing the flow of the Potomac.

All in all, a so so article of 8th grade English, Ought to start looking for another line of work if he wants to get some more of that there happiness.

92 posted on 01/22/2012 8:51:31 AM PST by going hot (Happiness is a momma deuce)
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To: Berlin_Freeper
You can tell by those photos that Newt's having a great time. This is all easy for him because he knows exactly what he stands for and he always tells the unvarnished truth.

He's gonna go all the way to the White House!

93 posted on 01/22/2012 9:05:44 AM PST by RoosterRedux (Newt: "Why vote for the guy who lost to the guy who lost to Obama?")
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To: baddog 219

I like that pic. Newt IS the honey badger!


94 posted on 01/22/2012 9:07:57 AM PST by ebshumidors ( Marksmanship and YOUR heritage http://www.appleseedinfo.org)
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To: Grunthor

The thing is - we’re angry - Newt agrees with us.


95 posted on 01/22/2012 9:08:27 AM PST by Aria ( "If we ever forget that we're one nation under God, then we will be a nation gone under.")
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To: Grunthor
Mitt Romney will tell you that Barack Obama is a “nice guy” but that he is “in over his head.”

Newt Gingrich will tell you Barack Obama is “the most radical and most incompetent president in our lifetime!”

This reminds me of the young analyst in the film "Margin Call". He knows what is going to happen to his investment firm (think Bear Stearns or Lehman Brothers) and the impact it will have on the entire country. He looks out the window of a cab and says, "Look at all these people. They have no idea what's going to happen."

Romney displays the same bland, life-goes-on attitude of the those who are ignorant of what our nation faces in the next five years because of soaring debt that is far, far beyond the $16 trillion we supposedly owe.

96 posted on 01/22/2012 9:10:22 AM PST by Dr. Thorne (Fall on your knees before Christ, your only salvation!)
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To: nikos1121
More poorly written PAP from the Pompous Pinheads at Politboro.

What a bunch of Maroons.

97 posted on 01/22/2012 9:12:30 AM PST by Col Freeper (FR is a smorgasbord of Conservative thoughts and ideas - dig in and enjoy it to its fullest!)
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To: nikos1121

If you’re not angry, you’re not paying attention.


98 posted on 01/22/2012 9:20:03 AM PST by manic4organic (We won. Get over it.)
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To: nikos1121

I remeber the “angry white men” who rescused us from liberalism’s hate and vision of poverty and oppression in the past. Do it again.


99 posted on 01/22/2012 10:01:22 AM PST by SaraJohnson
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To: Grunthor

The good book says..” be angry and sin not”...it is a moral outrage that means not harm to people! But we have a good deal of ...you are not going t okeep roobing our wealth! No!


100 posted on 01/22/2012 10:04:20 AM PST by fabian (" And a new day will dawn for those who stand long, and the forests will echo with laughter")
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