Wednesday, November 16, 2011
Lying Liar Newt Gingrich Lies All Day Long, Is a Huge Liar
Pop quiz time! How many of the following things in this paraphrase of some dumb thing Stay-Puft clone Newt Gingrich said during a recent GOP debate are true: “The $300,000 I was paid by Freddie Mac were for my services as, uh, a historian.” Correct answer: ZERO.
Newt was paid at least $1.6 million, and part of his job was to shill Freddie Mac’s good name to congressional Republicans who wanted to burn the government-backed mortgage giant to the ground. Of course, it also turns out that Newt was earning all these piles of silly monies by lying about his true feelings, since he immediately started to trash Freddie Mac the minute he stopped getting their checks. READ MORE »