OK -- moment’s over.
“Poor Newt”? Absolutely -- if by “poor,” you mean “lacking.” Lacking in honesty, for instance, or integrity. Seriously lacking in morals. And now -- worst of all, from Newt’s perspective -- lacking in luck.
Just when he thought he’d made his way back from serial scandal to respectability, just when he saw a path opening before him that could even lead to a certain oval office on Pennsylvania Avenue --
Suddenly, stupid is in.