If tax cuts create jobs, why didn’t the Bush tax cuts work?On-point question by the National Journal’s Beth Reinhard. Newt blamed the timing for its failure to work. (Reposting because it’s a good quote and Tumblr’s acting weird tonight.)
Cane sugar hides behind beet sugar.Newt Gingrich • Forcing us to leave this quote here without any context whatsoever.
A lot of people just thought a GOP debate should have Adam Smith present.Brian Williams, introducing Tampa Bay Times reporter Adam Smith, and making a pun on the long-dead “Wealth of Nations” author’s name. OH YOU SO FUNNY BRIWI!
First of all, you thank heavens that Fidel Castro has returned to his maker.Mitt Romney • On what he would do with Cuba if Fidel Castro were to die. Newt Gingrich, conversely, suggests he wouldn’t be meeting his maker. DUDES, HE’S STILL ALIVE! Ron Paul, meanwhile, doesn’t understand why the U.S. isn’t willing to open up its doors to Cubans: “I think we’re living in the dark ages when we can’t talk to the Cuban people.” Santorum thinks the sanctions should continue for now: “We need to have a very solid offer to come help the Cuban people.”