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Aww, what a shame! The Republican ticket will remain one cartoon character short of a Saturday morning lineup. I mean seriously, what fun we could have had with Gingrich on the ticket. He's at least tied with Rudy for marital indiscretions, and has as checkered a past as well, Rudy.
I've gotta ask, are the Republicans even trying? All of the front-runners have easily assailable records, attitudes or personalities. Still, it would have been fun with Newt in the race. At least we still have Alan Keyes.
Gingrich rules out run for president
Two days after hinting he wanted to try for the White House, former House Speaker Newt Gingrich decided he would not run for president, his spokesman said Saturday.
Rick Tyler said Gingrich realized he couldn't run a political action committee -- his American Solutions group -- and form an exploratory committee to run for president as well.
"He will continue to bring the American people solutions to the challenges America faces through American Solutions, not as a candidate for president," Tyler said in a telephone interview. . .
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