Conservative bristle at the suggestion that Newt Gingrich is “dog whistling” to racists. Yet, when Juan Williams asked a fair question, Newt casually and quickly responded with no thought… he just said no. As if there was nothing to think about. Nothing to consider. A woman stood up and … Continue Reading Those Who Teach History Are Doomed To Repeat It
So, recently, Newt Gingrich made the comment: And so I’m prepared if the NAACP invites me, I’ll go to their convention and talk about why the African American community should demand paychecks and not be satisfied with food stamps. Oh, zing. Now, it is interesting and says a lot about … Continue Reading Who Needs to Be Satisfied With a Check?
Mark Steyn had this to say in regards to Newt Gingrich calling Palestine an invented nationality: I wouldn’t disagree with that – “Palestinian” as a nationalidentity is entirely invented – and it’s heartening to have it said out loud. But…uh, technically? Are not all nationalities “entirely invented”? Seriously, why should … Continue Reading Invention Of A Nationality
Man, that Newt Gingrich is quite a piece of work, huh? He calls for the jailing of Barney Frank and Chis Dodd over their involvement with Freddie Mac. He calls on Obama to give back money he got from the institution and fire anyone with connections to it. All while … Continue Reading Amphibious Hubris