By The Right Scoop


Juan Williams tried to pin Newt down over his “poor kids should be janitors” answer from some time ago, and tried to make it about race. Newt took the opportunity to own Williams over asking the question, and got a partial standing ovation for it in the end.

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  • Anonymous

    I was feeling a little down after Tebow’s loss, but this definitely made up the difference.

  • http://black-avenger-1.livejournal.com/profile VirusX

    Bet cha’ missing NPR, now, aren’t ‘cha?

  • http://www.envisionliberty.weebly.com/ Mike Leavitt

    That was vintage Newt.

  • Anonymous

    After the Conservatives stood up for Juan Williams when the liberal left did a number on him, it seemed that Juan would have learned something from the experience but he can’t see beyond leftist racial myths.

    As usual Newt tells the truth and sets the record straight! Loved it!

  • Anonymous

    They didn’t show Juan’s face after being taken to the cleaners by Newt, I’ll bet he turned white.

    • Anonymous

      Be careful, Juan sees racism in everything. He won’t like being called white. Heck, he and others won’t even acknowledge Bari’s white half.

      • Anonymous

        LOL, Off-white, maybe ecru is better. That rhymes with something, can’t put my finger on it…

        • Anonymous

          You better not put yo finger on it, toongoon or Mama Michelle come git yo finger.

          GB

          • Anonymous

            Consider my finger retracted, that scares me. ;-(

    • WendyTai

      I bet he was scared to look around or get up when it was over. If you could see a black man blush, ya know he was.

  • Anonymous

    Gee, Jaun stepped in it this time. The only “Race” card to play is from LIAR Obama……like Newt or not we are all feed up with Obama!!!!!

  • PFFV

    This is one of the reasons I like Newt over Mittens, he has backbone and can debate with the best of them. Romney cannot and will not defend himself or his positions directly without beating around the Bush (pun intended). He still supports RomneyCare to this day. Does anyone believe him when he says he will repeal ObamaCare? He will never do it, especially if he can’t admit socialized healthcare is wrong. I think this will help Newt at least a little. He is my 3rd choice for POTUS after Santorum 1, and then Perry 2nd.

    • http://twitter.com/doorsxp Doors Xp

      Newt moves to #1 by a mile after that performance.

    • Anonymous

      Yep, that’s my order too. ANYONE but Maobama, Mittens or Ron Paul.

  • Linky1

    Newt got “Juan” up on Mr. Williams.

    • Anonymous

      Hi Linky, how are ya?

      • Linky1

        I’m just fine, toongoon…on fire after that debate! Can hardly concentrate on my capitalist economics homework! How’s things with you?

        • Anonymous

          Stoked. That was a cool debate!!! ;-D
          Now get back to your homework young lady!

  • http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=734985449 Mark Wendt

    Newt scares me in a lot of ways…but man, it would be so awesome to see him debate Obama.

    • Anonymous

      Pay per view would clean up!

  • http://onthemark1.blogspot.com On The Mark

    Juan’s acting like an amateur. He’s supposed to be pitting GOP candidates against each other instead of offering up impotent Leftist talking points & spin. That was just red meat, and he got his hand bit!

  • Anonymous

    Nobody can debate like Newt. I might have to vote for Newt.

    • Anonymous

      A debate between Newt and Obama would be the smack down of the century !

    • Anonymous

      It will be like watching the Super Bowl.

      That’s the analogy I’ve been looking for!

  • http://twitter.com/doorsxp Doors Xp

    WOW! That was awesome. Game changer!

  • Anonymous

    Go ahead, Juan. Make Newt’s day. LOL

    How did a “Gotcha” question become a “Gotchme” question? Ask Juan.

    GB

  • Anonymous

    Newt is brilliant and may be the man for the job. Americans are sick of leaders with no backbone and no guts to be politically incorrect. I’m quite sure we could pay of the national debt with Pay-per-View debates between Newt and Barry. Cannot wait until Nov. 2012 when Rep/Cons unite and defeat the Obama regime.

    • Anonymous

      I think he would also be good at using his pulpit and taking his points to the american people and win them over. Like Reagan. Unlinke Bush. And unlike our current leaders in congress. Half of getting what you want as president is being able to articulate it to the public and win them over to your side of the argument. More than half of this country identify themselves as conservative. We just don’t have anyone with the juevos to go out there and say it like it is and get everyone to stand up and openly support.

      • Anonymous

        Yes, yes, yes!!!

    • wodiej

      pay off the national debt w PPV debates between Newt and Obama….LOL…love it!!

  • Anonymous

    Get em Newt ;)

  • Anonymous

    “First of all Juan”…….so long Juan!

  • http://www.facebook.com/rue.mcdowell Rue McDowell

    I like Juan but he step in to Newts understanding the people of America more than him are Obama

  • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_6KRHXVK5ZCSWJ5GJQ5Z6GIJICA Dax

    I just saw Ed Shultz on MSNBC after the debate, saying that Newt and the SC attendees were attacking the only black moderator. It was like a skit from SNL.

    • Anonymous

      I swear, I hear more racism charges from white people than I do from Black people. What’s with the democraps? Can’t they even allow their plantation to be offended without being offended for them?

    • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_ZLQL4OBMOS5Q3O5C5HOPM6JVIU Lesley

      That’s all they can EVER come up with..the race card. Man talking about beating a horse to death! They’ve not only beaten it to death, they’ve dug it up and re buried it a thousand times over. That rotten argument has turned to DUST! The race card wont work this time because Obama IS and HAS BEEN THE man large and in charge and all he has EVER done is break promises to not only people of color but to whites as well..AMERICANS UNITE, from all backgrounds and races to remove Obamination from the white house. Its time for a change alright…and the time is NOW! GO NEWT!

    • Anonymous

      Those people can see black in the sun. Ed Shultz is a waste of skin (lots of skin).

  • Anonymous

    Can’t wait to hear Rush tomorrow!

  • Anonymous

    That was absolutely the best part of the debate. Knocking Juan Williams off his Racist Perch. I LOVED it and Newt got a standing ovation while Mr Racist Williams got boo’d so loudly. Awesome.

  • Anonymous

    Bull’s eye!!

  • http://paper.li/EveGem/1326087824 Eve

    Thanks to Juan, this allowed Newt to slam dunk the race baiting liberal tactic where it belongs. Newt nailed this and it really needed to be said. A strong answer that will not be forgotten any time soon.

  • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_OZYTETDG4GOYNW3YCUX677WTB4 christian

    there might be a big surprise with Newt and he might catch fire if he wins South Carolina

  • http://www.facebook.com/people/Mike-Florey/100002838321254 Mike Florey

    Juan will need to some ice on that. Its gonna leave a bruise.

    Heh.

  • Steven

    NEWT!

  • Anonymous

    I LOVE LOVE LOVE LOVE this!!!!! How is it racist (basically what Juan said) to want to instill in our youth a strong work ethic?

  • http://twitter.com/DaRealN8Dawg Nathan Williamson

    Newt Gingrich isthe most corrupt politician running in this election with Romney in a close 2nd. Don’t let 1 answer in a debate change your mind because the person asking the question was an idiot. I can only hope you sheep see that and don’t vote for either one of them. Ron Paul 2012

    • http://twitter.com/Seanmj63376 Sean Johnson

      Paulbots out in force. Dr. Luap Nor got his ass owned tonight. He sounded like one of those screaming old women in Code Pink. Go home to Stormfront Paulbots. Don’t they live blog any time Dr. Luap Nor screaches.

    • Anonymous

      Please do us all a favor and go find a nice senior citizens home that will take Uncle Crabbypants.

    • Linky1

      Try to be a bit more original.

    • Anonymous

      Newt has been consistently providing the highlight reels from these debates… no one has brought it like he has. He’s my 3rd choice… but man, he’s a treat to watch in these debates.

      Ron Paul got his butt handed to him last night… he blabbered on and on and got less understandable as the night went on. He is so wrong on so many topics! I admire his fan base’s furvor… but it’s a shame it’s wasted on a candidate that simply will not win the GOP nomination. And God help him if he runs 3rd party.

      I would replace Bernanke with him in a heartbeat though.

  • http://twitter.com/Seanmj63376 Sean Johnson

    Juan was like a libtard on a tee ball stand and Newt swung for the fences. That is something Romney would never do.

  • http://www.facebook.com/Zappace Cherry Lynn

    I don’t care much for Juan, but he is right on this one. It creates working class kids, those who clean toilets, and those who try out for cheer leading.

    • wodiej

      Gingrich didn’t say anything about kids neglecting school work. If a kid has time to sit in front of the tv or play video games after school, they have time for a little part time job and it will benefit them more. They can also work on weekends.

      • K-Bob

        The way Obama is going, kids will be on treadmills to make up for the lack of coal-fired electric generators.

    • Anonymous

      For thousands of years kids worked, in a lot tougher situations than an American school janitor job. They’re wasting a lot of time in those socialist-indoctrination camps when they could be learning firsthand some very important principles of life and making some money too.

      I started working when I was nine years old, with a paper route and mowing lawns. It was a terrific help to me when I graduated and went to work full-time. The “real world” wasn’t strange to me, because I’d had years of experience in it already. There was a relatively easy transition. It’s GOOD for kids to start work young!

      I bought my own first car when I was fourteen, the age at which you could get a learner’s permit at the time in Florida. There were some occasions when my mother needed to use that car. Was I proud? Take a guess!

      And before graduation, there was a strong sense of pride and the beginnings of a foundation of self-respect and self-confidence. With those, you can pretty well laugh at any “peer pressure”.

      Because of my Christian faith and my work experience, I stayed out of a lot of trouble, and I was a part of my community before I could shave.

  • Anonymous

    You know those signs at Yellowstone Park that say, “Don’t feed the bears”? They are for people like Juan Williams.

    When you tease the bear, the bear eats you.

    • wodiej

      lol…great analogy.

  • NYLoriM

    Way to go Newt! The sitting President sat in a church that screamed out racist remarks and anti American remarks for 20 years and that did not stop his campaign! Newt Gingrich suggests that rather than giving fish to the POOR (no particular race) that we teach them to fish and that is used to portray him racist…really people? I am a social worker, love my fellow man regardless of background and I teach people how to fish– for empowerment is the answer!

  • Anonymous

    Way to go Newt! All he is saying is Rather than give a man fish, teach him to fish. It’s called empowerment and it’s life changing! Regardless of color, geographical location, education, or all other factors, people need encouragemnt, training, and empowerment. Funny, 20 years sitting in preaching at Rev. Wright’s racist church and the media could care less that our sitting president is so obviously racist. Whether black or white, when you spout racism, or refuse to remove yourself from it’s presence, you are part of the problem!

    • wodiej

      Obama would be a better president and person if he had learned a work ethic at an early age instead of his family filling his impressionable noggin w socialism and class warfare.

  • Anonymous

    My first job was as a paper boy, I believe I was 10 or 11 years old. And I guarantee that was just as hard of work as a kid my age doing janitorial work at his school.

    And I’ve worked at other things from even before I can remember. I’m not that old, this was never an issue. Kids want money, so they want to work. I don’t know why that’s changed. According Juan Williams, kids shouldn’t be industrious and ambitious.

  • Bluziggy

    Why is work such a terrible word to libs? I washed dishes in my grandmother’s restaurant when I was seven…loved the money!

    • wodiej

      I shoveled snow from neighbors walks and sold cucumbers from our garden to seniors when I was a pre-teen. You have to learn a work ethic at an early age if you want to be an independent adult-there’s not two ways about it.

    • Anonymous

      Thats because “work” is a 4 letter word.

  • Anonymous

    Good for you Newt!

  • Anonymous

    Juan really showed his ignorance is asking Newt these questions. He should have known better. I don’t support Newt, but he will rip you a new one if you’re not careful. Juan made a fool of himself. Not the first time.

  • Chicago Nick

    I actually tolerated Williams, UNTIL THIS. No more.

  • Persephone

    I love it when Newt gets all fired up like that.

    It was funny…
    At 3:36, the looks on the faces of the moderators.
    They looked nervous, shuffling their papers.
    Hah!

  • Persephone

    I love it when Newt gets all fired up like that.

    It was funny…
    At 3:36, the looks on the faces of the moderators.
    They looked nervous, shuffling their papers.
    Hah!

  • Anonymous

    I don’t want Gingrich’s ‘help’. Should I then be grateful to Gingrich if my business is a success?

    No, Mr. Gingrich. We want our God given rights respected as outlined in the constitution. And we will help ourselves to the prosperity we earn.

  • http://twitter.com/113KriEger 13Krieger

    Newt gets a standing ovation!!!!!!! I was clapping and I was not even there!!

    Go Newt Go!

  • Anonymous

    I could probably watch that clip over and over again. I hope Dick Morris is right, and that clip and the many others that stood out will win him SC!

    • wodiej

      hope so too.

  • wodiej

    Juan Williams is a liberal and he should have known better than to try that race baiting w Gingrich. The crowd didn’t like it either and booed Williams and cheered for Gingrich. I hope SC realizes who the true conservative is in this race-it’s Newt Gingrich.

  • Anonymous

    That is the one Conservative who can beat Romney AND then take on Obama. I hope the Santorum and Perry people will accept that because if South Carolina goes to Romney this is over.

  • Anonymous

    Its always about race. The problem with blacks is not whites. Its the leaders of that community who have sold them out. Its the rappers who make it cool to be a thug and treat women like crap. Bill Cosby tries to be a good example and he is called an Uncle Tom.

    I cant be anymore tired of this racist crap. There will always be racism and we cant make everyone like us. I live in a suburb of Dallas that is half black and half white. I know a few things from being raised here. Racism goes both ways. A black man can walk in a white neighborhood and not a single person will say a thing but if I were to go to the black neighborhoods at night I wouldn’t make it out of there without going to the hospital. Thats a fact. In high school I couldn’t take any of my black friends home because they were worried about ME. The problem for the black community is they have no role models. When they do those folks get called Uncle Toms.

    Racism goes both ways.

    • Anonymous

      Kudos! Very well said!

  • http://www.facebook.com/topcat1957 Billy Dawson

    This segment shows exactly why Newt would do very well in a debate with Obama. Other conservatives go on the defensive when the race card is played. That just plays into the liberals hands. Newt “unspins” the question with his answer about exactly what he meant. He is really good in debates. And he helped lead the Congress in balancing the budget twice under Clinton (something liberals always attribute to Bubba Clinton). This shows he has leadership ability in practice as well.

  • Anonymous

    And the town of Juan Williams was completely destroyed by Hurricane Gingrich….film at 11

  • Anonymous

    I love it when Juan get’s owned! Bill O’Reilly will have to restore his useful idiot immediately.

  • Anonymous

    To be honest, when I saw that Juan Williams was one of the moderators I knew a cringeworthy question on racism had to be part of the debate, it being MLK day and all. FNC were probably trying to cozy up to the Rev Sharpton, who thought it insensitive to have a GOP debate on MLK day at all. That being said, having kids develop a good work ethic, however, is not a black thing, a poor thing, or a white thing: It’s common sense. Juan deserved what he got and then some.

  • Anonymous

    Newt kicks butt on things like this. I’ve never seen him so mad. Great answer. Eat that Juan…

  • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_DH5LWT6OH4O44HQOVWPC7N5MQU ValidFib

    WOW!
    all that with NO TELEPROMPTER!

    Nuke’m Newt

  • Anonymous

    This is why I think Newt is the man for the hour.

    He is the only one on the stage who gets that the media is just as much an opponent to be defeated as Obama, and Moderate Mittens.

    What Newt does here is show that it is not acceptable for the media to abuse conservatives. Up till now, except for Sarah and Allen West, no one has dared take it to the media. Sarah is not running but Newt has taken that baton and is running hard with it and rightly so. Because this is at least as much a part of the problem as leftist politicians. All the other conservative politicians let the media do this. They let the media put them on the defensive, which they barely bother to take up for themselves so that just makes it that much worse. But you can’t win on defensive. Only on offense. And Newt not only defends but does so by putting the media on defensive, where they can’t win. This is the kind of fighter we need right now. Can you imagine what 4 or 8 years of this kind of thing will do to heal how America sees itself? This kind of thing — which needs to be done by ALL conservatives but especially conservative politicians from the top down — is what it is going to take to win back the minds of Americans to a pro American, pro conservative position.

    It’s essential, but not enough to do a good conservative job in office. The media MUST be handled and that expertly. And Newt does this beautifully.

  • http://www.facebook.com/humbleguru Doug Hathaway

    Amazing…just like Rush says…conservatism works every time its tried. Newt, stick to the conservative message and you will go far.

  • http://www.facebook.com/humbleguru Doug Hathaway

    Amazing…Rush was right. Conservatism works every time its tried. Newt, keep up the conservative message and you will go far!

  • http://www.facebook.com/people/Dave-Kawasaki/1798183858 Dave Kawasaki

    Damned straight, Newt. Got my first paying gig @ 13, too – I cut the grass, pumped gas, stocked the cooler @ a Texaco station. Started a savings acct and banked 50% of my pay every week.

    • Anonymous

      Is that how you bought your first Kawasaki? I worked in retail when I was in High School and never had more fun. Gave me $ so I could buy an album every week. Dating myself there. But I still have them. Must be collectors items by now;)

  • http://www.facebook.com/people/Dave-Kawasaki/1798183858 Dave Kawasaki

    Newt wore his combat boots just for Juan, dinnee?

  • Anonymous

    Newt handled Juan well. And, it was race baiting.

    Less spectacular, but with more impact in policy matters, was Perry’s fighting back the federalism baiting from the Wall St. Journal writer. She was insisting he say what the federal government would do to fix the real estate market. “[We already have Fannie & Freddie. Look how well that went. We don't need any more federal solutions.]”

    There were a lot of “baiting” questions.

  • Anonymous

    When these debates started, the audiences (those few parts of the debates that I watched) were quiet and respectful of the moderators. It seems that they have gotten sick of “moderators” who are in fact hostile antagonists. Good for the audiences.

    Love that sound of an audience cheering and booing in the right – I mean Right – places.

  • Anonymous

    For thousands of years kids worked, in a lot tougher situations than an American school janitor job. They’re wasting a lot of time in those socialist-indoctrination camps when they could be learning firsthand some very important principles of life and making some money too.

    I started working when I was nine years old, with a paper route and mowing lawns. It was a terrific help to me when I graduated and went to work full-time. The “real world” wasn’t strange to me, because I’d had years of experience in it already. There was a relatively easy transition. It’s GOOD for kids to start work young!

    I bought my own first car when I was fourteen, the age at which you could get a learner’s permit at the time in Florida. There were some occasions when my mother needed to use that car. Was I proud? Take a guess!

    And before graduation, there was a strong sense of pride and the beginnings of a foundation of self-respect and self-confidence. With those, you can pretty well laugh at any “peer pressure”.

    Because of my Christian faith and my work experience, I stayed out of a lot of trouble, and I was a part of my community before I could shave.

  • Anonymous

    Note to the Ron Paul supporters: THIS IS HOW YOU ARTICUALTE A POSITION!!!! Not “I…I…I” “Well..well.well” rambling incoherent defense of an absurd policy using mismatched analogies that don’t even connect to any rational person.

  • Anonymous

    …RIGHT ON, RIGHT ON, RIGHT ON !”

    GINGRICH / CAIN 2012

  • http://www.facebook.com/people/Beale-Bauguess/100003289525911 Beale Bauguess

    Newt got it right and it would be fine with me if he was the anti-Romney and everyone else can go home. I worked part time through high school and it didn’t hurt me at all. In fact I’m proud of it. I would really love to see Newt take down the pretender in their debates–my guess is Obama would refuse to debate if Gingrich got the nomination.

  • Brenda Burney

    True. If Newt had said “Lets give all the kids in poverty free meals three times a day,” bet he would have been hailed as a hero. Suggest that they work to earn money to pay for those meals….and he’s a racist?…

  • Anonymous

    I really thought Juan woke up after the Palestine Broadcast Systems (pbs) kicked his butt out of there and FOX generously hired him.

    But alas, I was wrong. Perhaps there just isn’t any cure for liberalism. It must be a terminally fatal disease.

  • http://www.facebook.com/people/Peter-J-Fusco/100003243141189 Peter J. Fusco

    The saddest part about political discourse in contemporary America is the restraint political correctness has put on the truth. If I may remind us all, truth has never, and will never be murdered by any political philosophy, it is logically impossible.

  • Anonymous

    Wow. Great shot of Bat Juano Williams.

    You could hardly see the strings.

  • Anonymous

    Besides Governor Huckabee, NEWT does best in the debates of any presidential candidate I’ve ever seen. There will NEVER be anyone who can charm the people like Mike Huckabee did though….Huckabee was the “whole package”. Too bad we don’t have him as our nominee. I would LOVE to see him in a debate with Obama.