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Newt Gingrich: Yeah, If Hillary Runs in 2016 Republicans Will Lose

Cleombrotus2011 Wrote: Dec 09, 2012 8:44 PM
couldn't one just as easily write: Liberals are pathetic: They only know: 1) Israel is the one at fault 2)Islam is a religion of peace and must be, not only tolerated, but imported 3) Obama is God 4) Everything is Bush's fault 5) Reagan was the devil See? Anyone can avoid having to engage in meaningful debate by adhering to stereotypes instead.

Okay, that’s not exactly what the former House Speaker said, but it’s pretty darn close:


“If [the Republicans'] competitor in ‘16 is going to be Hillary Clinton -- supported by Bill Clinton and presumably a still relatively popular President Barack Obama -- trying to win that will be [like winning] the Super Bowl. And the Republican Party today is incapable of competing at that level.”

Gingrich raises some interesting points. But while Hillary Clinton is indeed