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

HoovervilleFollies Wrote: Dec 10, 2012 1:30 AM
Sounds like someone is spending way too much time at sites like World Net Daily. Out in the reality based universe, the stolen election stuff has no traction. Just another way for wingnuts to avoid seriously considering the real reasons they lost the election. For example, alienating just about every voter bloc except aging reactionaries.

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