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Old 12-09-2011, 12:46 PM
Don Zeko Don Zeko is offline
 
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Default Re: World Historic Edition (Mark Schmitt & Daniel Foster)

More Newt: this time it's all about "fundamentally changing" institutions. Which institutions, you ask? All of them:

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It isn't a conservative impulse. Nor is it always radicalism in service of his larger right-wing agenda. He just likes to think of himself as a transformative guy....It's a tick that often causes Gingrich to propose changes so absurdly unrealistic that no reform happens. And if he ever had the time, discipline or power to implement one of his schemes in full, the unintended consequences would be epic. He'd be a uniquely awful president, whether of a large corporation or the United States, accomplishing very little, and possibly mucking up a lot along the way.

And he'd totally remodel the White House before he got started.
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