9. In other words, Newt, it's so far in the hole that YOU dug...
...hell, that you were architect, engineer, and excavation crew boss for, that it can't find its way out?
Maybe all that time campaigning like you were protecting the good people of Cobb County, Georgia from invasion by the People's Republic of Escape From New York had some long-term drawbacks, eh? Especially when you pushed that as a model for Republicans nationwide.
Have you noticed how the same people who characterize our economic policies during the Cold War as "socialism" seem intent on dismantling the economic system that defeated Communism and sending us back to the economic system that spawned it?