The Corner

Gingrich, Romney Exchange Hurts Both

Both Gingrich and Romney look petty and a bit childish in this exchange about their attack ads, Super PACS, heated rhetoric, etc. Both also look like everything people don’t like about politicians. It is a low point for both of them, not just for this debate, but for any of these debates that have so dominated this campaign. 

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