'In the end it's not the years in your life that count. It's the life in your years.'
- Abraham Lincoln -

Sunday, November 06, 2011

Newt! Newt! Newt!

Unless he does something stupid (I put the odds at 60-40) Newt Gingrich may give Mitt Romney - the Republican candidate of last resort - a run for his (massive amounts of) money.

See "Gingrich big winner at key Iowa event" by Byron York, Washington Examiner.

See also "Who won the Cain-Gingrich debate?" by Ed Morrissey.

Mitt Romney, it's fair to say, will not save the republic.  At best he'll prolong the nation's life-support regimen for a few more years.

Newt?  Well, he did save Bill Cinton's presidency.  No small feat that.

So maybe ... just maybe ...