Spokesman: What Pelosi knows is just that Newt Gingrich will never be president

posted at 1:55 pm on January 25, 2012 by Tina Korbe

Nancy Pelosi’s office today suggested the former Speaker of the House never meant to imply she knows something about Newt Gingrich that no one else knows. In other words, she has no new dirt. Her spokesman claims that, by her teasing comments, Pelosi just meant to say her intimate familiarity with his past convinces her that he will never be president. The Hill reports:

“The ‘something’ Leader Pelosi knows is that Newt Gingrich will not be President of the United States. She made that clear last night,” Pelosi spokesman Drew Hammill said in a statement.

“Leader Pelosi previously made a reference to the extensive amount of information that is in the public record, including the comprehensive committee report with which the public may not be fully aware,” Hammill said.

Pelosi made headlines on Tuesday when she told CNN Gingrich would not be president, and that “there’s something I know.”

So, Pelosi wasn’t bluffing per se — but she was playing a little mind game by implying that what she knows about Gingrich — all of which knowledge is already available to the inquiring public — should be enough to disqualify him from the presidency. In fact, though, “the extensive amount of information that is in the public record … [of] which the public may not be fully aware” ultimately shows that Gingrich was ousted from the speakership for a presumption of guilt, but was actually not guilty of breaking any laws.

Gotta say: This information from Pelosi’s office gives a special luster to what Allah wrote would be the natural thought of any “febrile political junkie.” Pelosi very plausibly could have made the comments she did knowing conservatives would rally around Gingrich because of them. Then again, I’m not sure Pelosi is that smart; she seems to have shot from the hip with these remarks, leaving her office to clean up the mess. If she didn’t have some sly motive in mind, then she might have just attacked Gingrich with typical Democratic knee-jerk defensiveness that sees any rising conservative as a threat.


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He was a bedbug, he caught a nine slug, a wicked mind tug, slick cogent thought drugs, quick wisdom brain nudge, fight back wit’ ear sludge.

Can’t hear that wack smack, Kos gave ‘im facts jack, his deck is max stacked, his ears be mad waxed, head full o crap snacks.

enjoy…I write for hallmark you know.

DHChron on January 25, 2012 at 4:55 PM

BedBug on January 25, 2012 at 4:51 PM

Oh, I see. You’re trying to Avoid the question.

Okay.

Explain the differences between the Socialism in Europe and the Downgrade Administration’s version of Socialism.

Chip on January 25, 2012 at 4:56 PM

Well bully for you, sport. Are you voting for Newt in November if he is nominated? I will vote for Mitt.
spiritof61 on January 25, 2012 at 4:39 PM

GFY! What the hell do you think I’ll do? Vote for Obama? Look, you made an ignorant comment about Romney and Crist. Now you’re trying to redeem yourself by pecking at my heels like a retarded duck. Give it up already…

Buy Danish on January 25, 2012 at 5:01 PM

BedBug on January 25, 2012 at 4:51 PM

Oh, I see. You’re trying to Avoid the question.

Okay.

Explain the differences between the Socialism in Europe and the Downgrade Administration’s version of Socialism.

Chip on January 25, 2012 at 4:56 PM

GMAC took out a LOAN to get bailed out. They paid it back.
The Banks were given a loan, started by Bush, and they paid it back.
Healthcare today is socialism because those that do not have coverage are paid for by others. The affordable healthcare act will change that with affordable healthcare that people can afford.
France owns their industries, our government help ours survive the Bush storm.

BedBug on January 25, 2012 at 5:01 PM

See Halliburton and their no bid contracts.

BedBug on January 25, 2012 at 4:51 PM

You mean the Haliburton that was granted hundreds of millions of dollars in no-bid contracts by the Clinton Administration?

That Haliburton?

You’re flailing, lefty – and comin’ up a cropper…..as usual.

Solaratov on January 25, 2012 at 5:02 PM

BedBug on January 25, 2012 at 4:51 PM

Dude! Will you attend the CDC’s Second National Bedbug Summit?

Buy Danish on January 25, 2012 at 5:05 PM

BedBug on January 25, 2012 at 4:51 PM

Dude! Will you attend the CDC’s Second National Bedbug Summit?

Buy Danish on January 25, 2012 at 5:05 PM

Yeah, sure. I’m taking your mom for a long weekend.

BedBug on January 25, 2012 at 5:10 PM

don’t be scared cause there ain’t nothin’ to woory about…let yo hair down…square dance wit’ me

bedbug, bedbug, bedbug, bedbug. You’re only mild entertainment – so disappointing. Occupy my front door please…trespassing is serious business and I’m a bitter clinger.

DHChron on January 25, 2012 at 5:10 PM

GMAC took out a LOAN to get bailed out. They paid it back.

Do we own GM or not? What about Chrysler? What about the student loan system, what about Solyndra?

The Banks were given a loan, started by Bush, and they paid it back.

BedBug on January 25, 2012 at 5:01 PM

Did you actually read the definition I provide earlier?

Here’s another:

Socialism

socialism, general term for the political and economic theory that advocates a system of collective or government ownership and management of the means of production and distribution of goods. Because of the collective nature of socialism, it is to be contrasted to the doctrine of the sanctity of private property that characterizes capitalism. Where capitalism stresses competition and profit, socialism calls for cooperation and social service.

Encyclopedia Britannica

Now, Explain the differences between the Socialism in Europe and the Downgrade Administration’s version of Socialism.

And explain how El Presidente Downgrade plan’s to avoid the pitfall of the ultimate failure of Socialism?

Chip on January 25, 2012 at 5:12 PM

See Halliburton and their no bid contracts.

BedBug on January 25, 2012 at 4:51 PM

Wow, you’re the Leftist Troll that Keeps On Giving.

Democrat Texan Lyndon Johnson climbed into bed with Halliburton subsidiary KBR 5 years before the Evil Dick Cheney was even born,
and never left. He gave KBR and Halliburton numerous no-bid contracts during the Vietnam War.

Democrat President Bill Clinton likewise gave Halliburton no-bid contracts during his own non-UN-sanctioned War of Choice.

And more recently, Democrat “pResident” O’bama gave Halliburton a no-bid contract in relation to the US leaving Iraq. All of them correctly realized that Halliburton is one of the only companies on the planet that do what they do. The others are all foreign.

I’m surprised you’re still trotting out that tired Halliburton crap to begin with. Your intellectual superiors on the Left realized the firm was toxic several years ago, after your Leftist Sugar Daddy George Soros bought $62 million worth of Halliburton in 2006.

Why do you think they’re whining about the Evil Koch Brothers now?

Del Dolemonte on January 25, 2012 at 5:14 PM

bed bug blows

step up and be a man/woman bug. I could easily squash you between my buttocks because you are a little girly man/woman bug. – Dana Carvey

DHChron on January 25, 2012 at 5:16 PM

Yeah, sure. I’m taking your mom for a long weekend.
BedBug on January 25, 2012 at 5:10 PM

Great! I hope you have separate beds, iykwimaityd.

Buy Danish on January 25, 2012 at 5:16 PM

The Banks were given a loan, started by Bush, and they paid it back.
BedBug on January 25, 2012 at 5:01 PM

That’s actually true. Now tell me why it is Obama claims he saved the economy from certain doom?

Buy Danish on January 25, 2012 at 5:18 PM

GMAC took out a LOAN to get bailed out. They paid it back.
The Banks were given a loan, started by Bush, and they paid it back.
Healthcare today is socialism because those that do not have coverage are paid for by others. The affordable healthcare act will change that with affordable healthcare that people can afford.
France owns their industries, our government help ours survive the Bush storm.

BedBug on January 25, 2012 at 5:01 PM

“They paid it back.” — No, they didn’t. Not to mention the bond holders who were given the finger by O.

“The Banks were given a loan, started by Bush, and they paid it back.” — TARP was originally intended not for the auto industry but specifically for the banking industry. And, no, not all banks have repaid 100% of the loans.

“The affordable healthcare act will change that with affordable healthcare that people can afford.” — Are you clinically insane? The cost of healthcare has risen since passage of “the act” and will continue to do so. There is nothing “affordable” about this lesgislation.

I’m unsure whether you’re simply misinformed or delusional. Which is it?

jersey taxpayer on January 25, 2012 at 5:19 PM

GFY! What the hell do you think I’ll do? Vote for Obama? Look, you made an ignorant comment about Romney and Crist. Now you’re trying to redeem yourself by pecking at my heels like a retarded duck. Give it up already…

Buy Danish on January 25, 2012 at 5:01 PM

I don’t have the foggiest idea what the hell you’re going to do in November, but judging by your juvenile tone and poor understanding of politics, you’re not going to be doing anybody proud. So go buy yourself another Danish.

I just voted for Newt today in Tampa. Nosh on that.

spiritof61 on January 25, 2012 at 5:27 PM

BedBug on January 25, 2012 at 4:51 PM

Dude! Will you attend the CDC’s Second National Bedbug Summit?

Buy Danish on January 25, 2012 at 5:05 PM

Yes she can. Bedbug is what they’ve been waiting their entire lives for. Bedbug will attend dressed in a Burqa so she doesn’t get sprayed.

Gladtobehere on January 25, 2012 at 5:36 PM

BedBug on January 25, 2012 at 2:32 PM

Healthcare.
Obama and Democrats’ Health Care Plan
RCP For/Favor Against/Oppose
RCP Average11/3 – 1/22– 37.6 49.2
Rasmussen Reports* 1/21 – 1/22 41 52 Against/Oppose +11
Associated Press/GfK12/8 – 12/12 29 49Against/Oppose +20
CBS News 12/5 – 12/7 35 51Against/Oppose +16
Quinnipiac*11/14 – 11/20 41 47Against/Oppose +6
Gallup*11/3 – 11/6 42 47

And only 28 states are suing to get rid if this colossal C/F 26 states have already won
Bank reform. You mean Dodd/Frank? The one meant to bring back the rules of the Glass–Steagall Act that President Clinton repealed in 1999, leading directly to the directly contributed to the severity of the melt down of 2007 thru 2009 by allowing Wall Street investment banking firms to use their depositors’ money that was held in the commercial banks

And yes, he got Osama. Even with his own implementation,
And what implementations might that be? Bush inherited OBL and AQ from Clinton who did nothing to go after OBL!
Bush failed.
BTW the Navy SEALS got OBL, not Obama. Saying Obama got OBL is an insult to every American who has served
The story of his life.
Now, defend Bush’s spending
Spending on armed drones used to go after AQ and the Taliban that Clinton failed to go after. Spending to bail out banks and wall street melt down because of Clinton’s repeal of the Glass-Steagall act? No problem, if ya want to be tier level 1 troll you really need to up your game

DSchoen on January 25, 2012 at 5:48 PM

dead thread :( where’s the begbug of stellar cogency and restraint? Why’d you piss on my rug bedbug – that rug really tied the room together. Freakin’ nihilist, you just don’t care. Mittens gave 15% to charity…that’s like $90,000,000 dollars. The Obam man – one percent – some useless dollar coins fell through a hole in his pocket. Sacagawea dollars!

I want a new rug…you definitely ate asparagus and smoked marijuana.

DHChron on January 25, 2012 at 5:49 PM

spiritof61 on January 25, 2012 at 5:27 PM

Ha! You and many other commenters here are ignorant know nothings who can’t get the most easily accessible fact right. Pointing that out does not make me “juvenile” it makes you “wrong”.

Buy Danish on January 25, 2012 at 5:55 PM

This woman is insane. She is seriously ill, divorced from reality. She represents her district well.

Jabez01 on January 25, 2012 at 5:56 PM

They do go nude in San Fran but take comfort, new regulations require beach towels to protect dining facilities from stray pubes flying this way and that. Nancy! Your eyelids have reached your hairline, you look fabulous.

DHChron on January 25, 2012 at 6:02 PM

PM France owns their industries, our government help ours survive the Bush storm.
BedBug on January 25, 2012 at 5:01

France has an average unemployment rate of 10%. So ya gotta point Obama is trying very hard to match France

DSchoen on January 25, 2012 at 6:04 PM

This woman is insane. She is seriously ill, divorced from reality. She represents her district well.

Jabez01 on January 25, 2012 at 5:56 PM

Wait, are you trying to tell me that Pelosi and Bedbug are related? It might explain a few things.

Gladtobehere on January 25, 2012 at 6:12 PM

I’m surprised you’re still trotting out that tired Halliburton crap to begin with. Your intellectual superiors on the Left realized the firm was toxic several years ago, after your Leftist Sugar Daddy George Soros bought $62 million worth of Halliburton in 2006.
Why do you think they’re whining about the Evil Koch Brothers now?
Del Dolemonte on January 25, 2012 at 5:14 PM

You would think by now even the most dense leftist would have realized Soros used them as “useful idiots” to drive down Halliburton stock

DSchoen on January 25, 2012 at 6:12 PM

You would think by now even the most dense leftist would have realized Soros used them as “useful idiots” to drive down Halliburton stock

DSchoen on January 25, 2012 at 6:12 PM

Not possible, our lib posters have told us that the motives of their favorite Nazi stooge are nothing but pure.

slickwillie2001 on January 25, 2012 at 6:18 PM

The most likely scenario is the Pelosi does know where the bodies are buried, but isn’t at liberty to say due to confidentiality agreements of some sort. But, in the hypothetical case that Newt does get the nomination you can bet that what’s there will be wiki-leaked in a heartbeat.

MJBrutus on January 25, 2012 at 6:18 PM

The Pelosi/Gingrich sex tape shall be revealed for all to see.

exdeadhead on January 25, 2012 at 6:21 PM

The stench of you defending Bush us making me sick.

BedBug on January 25, 2012 at 4:12 PM

Some more “defense of Bush” that will make you hurl chunks.

1. In 1996, bin Laden issued his Fatwa, or Declaration of War, against the U.S.

He mentioned Democrat pResident Bill Clinton by name. Absolutely no mention of Bush.

2. 2 years later in 1998, said Democrat pResident’s Department of Justice issued a Federal Indictment of bin Laden, after a Federal Grand Jury heard evidence. In part 4 of said Indictment, DOJ specifically states that al Qaeda was in cahoots with…Iraq.

3. The 2002 Authorization to Use Force cites many reasons for going into Iraq, nearly 15 in all. “WMDs” were only one of the reasons, and Oil was never mentioned. However, the Authorization does state that al Qaeda members were known to be in Iraq at the time said Resolution was drafted and enacted. Remember, this was passed after 9/11.

In the years following the passage of this Act, some cowardly Democrats reneged on their support of said Resolution. To them Partisan Politics were much more important than National Security. However, to their credit, many other Democrats still defend their yea votes.

4. In the same U.S. District Court in Manhattan where the current “Attorney General” wants to try terrorists, a Federal Judge appointed by Democrat President Bill Clinton ruled last year that Iran had played a role in the 9/11 attacks.

However, another Federal Judge also appointed by Bill Clinton also ruled that Iraq had also played a role in the 9/11 attacks. That ruling came in 2003, but was widely ignored by the Democrat Media as it did not fit their Template and their Agenda, which was to elect a Democrat pResident in 2004.

By the way, neither one of those Federal Judges was named George W. Bush.

Del Dolemonte on January 25, 2012 at 6:27 PM

Del Dolemonte on January 25, 2012 at 5:14 PM

You would think by now even the most dense leftist would have realized Soros used them as “useful idiots” to drive down Halliburton stock

DSchoen on January 25, 2012 at 6:12 PM

Sad to say, the term “useful idiots” has taken on an entirely new dimension in the Democrat Party that has been in existence since Chimpy Bush Stole the 2000 election.

Del Dolemonte on January 25, 2012 at 6:29 PM

The Pelosi/Gingrich sex tape shall be revealed for all to see.

exdeadhead on January 25, 2012 at 6:21 PM

OK seriously….let’s all make a pact to never use the words “Pelosi” and “sex” in the same sentance EVER again.

Tim_CA on January 25, 2012 at 6:57 PM

Ding dong, the wicked witch is dumb.

Ham Sammich 2012

S. D. on January 25, 2012 at 7:18 PM

I want a new rug…you definitely ate asparagus and smoked marijuana.

DHChron on January 25, 2012 at 5:49 PM

Have you ever seen the film, The Big Lebowski?

Gladtobehere on January 25, 2012 at 8:33 PM

GMAC took out a LOAN to get bailed out. They paid it back.

BedBug on January 25, 2012 at 5:01 PM

Thanks for playing, but you are completely wrong. Ally Financial, the company formerly known as GMAC, is still “about 74%” owned by the taxpayers (that’s about 60% of us anyway).

http://bizmology.hoovers.com/2012/01/17/ally-reconsidering-its-alliance-with-rescap/

climbnjump on January 25, 2012 at 10:05 PM

The Patriot Post features a writer who asks who is the greatest Communist in our Congress. While these nitwits call themselves “Progressives,” they are in fact Communists.
http://patriotupdate.com/articles/the-biggest-communist-in-congress

onlineanalyst on January 25, 2012 at 10:40 PM

Have you ever seen the film, The Big Lebowski?

Gladtobehere on January 25, 2012 at 8:33 PM

of course…don’t phvck witha tha Jesus. Half my posts are movie refs no one gets – it’s like, my thing dude.

DHChron on January 26, 2012 at 12:29 AM

of course…don’t phvck witha tha Jesus. Half my posts are movie refs no one gets – it’s like, my thing dude.

DHChron on January 26, 2012 at 12:29 AM

No problemo, I enjoy movie references too. I saw The Big Lebowski for the first time a few moths ago. Just wondering.

Gladtobehere on January 26, 2012 at 1:26 AM

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