Category Archive: Newt Gingrich

The Swan Song of N. Leroy Gingrich (version 2.0)

May the ghost of T. S. Eliot forgive me. I first wrote this a little more than a year ago. This is a slightly revised version… a little better, I hope. Let us go… Continue reading

Gingrich: The Second Coming

Yesterday, I ran across a parody I wrote last spring, a take-off of T. S. Eliot’s “The Love Song of J. Alfred Prufrock” called “The Swan Song of N. Leroy Gingrich.”  Perhaps I… Continue reading

Along Came Newt

Newt Gingrich spokesman Rick Tyler writes But out of the billowing smoke and dust of tweets and trivia emerged Gingrich, once again ready to lead those who won’t be intimated by the political… Continue reading

The Gingrich Delusion

The irony of Newt Gingrich’s run for President doesn’t lie in the fact that he has about as much chance of success as Donald Trump (that is, none at all), but that he… Continue reading

The Swan Song of N. Leroy Gingrich

May the ghost of T. S. Eliot forgive me. Let us go then, you and I, Before Right politics passes both of us by Like a patient etherized upon a table; Let us… Continue reading