All That Glitters is Not Gold for Newt Gingrich

As if Newt Gingrich’s week wasn’t going bad enough, but now he’s got to hit the campaign trail covered in glitter like a stripper coming off the night shift at Cheetas.

CBS reports that the glitter-bomb thrower was a gay rights protester, but I suppose it’s possible he was a bill collector from Tiffany’s — you never know:

Question: Should it be legal for campaigning politicians to tase to the point of loss of bodily functions anybody who physically attacks them? Newt might have won over some voters if he’d have dropped this clown.

Author: Doug Powers

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