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May 11, 2011

The Newt Announcement #2: Some of My Favorite Screen Shots from the Video

…Including, the barely recooked Reagan re-branding; the requisite shot of Lower Manhattan (the camera panning in as fast as a speeding plane); Tea Party rage (and even some anti-Tea Party and anti-Palin rage); three big Tea Party celebrities; the appropriation of Main Street; some early revolutionaries; and also the lovely couple in the form of three white domes.

(screen shots: City Upon a Hill video)

  • Anonymous

    I think the real question that the Newt and Callista visuals raise is how much does Botox improve fellatio?

    I don’t see Newt as Zeus but I suspect his does.

  • Glen

    One thing that struck me about the title – it says “Newt and Callista Gingrich.”

    While of course there are variations, this order of names goes counter to the correct protocol of
    conventional etiquette. When using the given names of a couple the lady’s name should go first. It is improper to uncouple the man’s given name from his surname –

    so properly, while one might correctly say “Mr. and Mrs. Gingrich,” when using the given name it should go “Callista and Newt Gingrich.”

    The way they are using it makes it look as though Callista is the Gingrich of the couple, and Newt is orphaned.

    • Anonymous

      History suggests that Callista is just penciled in.

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