No, it's not "amazing" -- it's the result of a couple decades of enabling and elevating every crazy person in your party, all while the right-wing media empire wrapped the cocoon ever tighter. This all culminated in the nomination of a half-smart grifter as the Republican candidate for Vice President of the United States and once the Teabaggers were unleashed, that was the end of the GOP as a serious governing party.
Clearly Newt is "Not Romney" this month. God knows there more than enough ammunition in his past to shoot him with. With about 7 weeks until Iowa, maybe he's timed it just right. As much as I'm ant-Romney and pro-Gingrich now, I'm not sure if that would be a good or a bad thing.It's simply amazing this is the spot we are in. Simply amazing.
I mean, Joe The Fucking Plumber is running for Congress as a Republican. So don't be surprised when your presidential field is a clown car, dude.