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Tags: Cupp | Gingrich | debate | Republican

Gingrich Had His Chance, Now Let’s Move on

S.E. Cupp By Wednesday, 23 November 2011 02:39 PM EST Current | Bio | Archive

I was only 15 in 1994, when Newt Gingrich experienced his last great moment. (Well, before this one, where he’s surging in the polls, with his campaign having figured out how to run for president.) So I don’t really remember Newt’s glory days.

I have interviewed him on many occasions, however, as far back as 2006 and as recently as last month, and every time we talk, I’m struck by how smart he is. Despite that, I can’t get past the nagging voice in my head telling me that no matter how good he would be at running the country, he doesn’t deserve to.

Call me a square, but Newt’s past mistakes occupy both columns: character and politics. From his ugly romantic entanglements to his flirtation with environmentalism to his questionable relationship with Freddie Mac, bad decisions and lapses in judgment have been too frequent for a man of such obvious intelligence.

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I was only 15 in 1994, when Newt Gingrich experienced his last great moment. (Well, before this one, where he s surging in the polls, with his campaign having figured out how to run for president.) So I don t really remember Newt s glory days. I have interviewed him on...
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