Dorothy Rabinowitz thinks that Newt’s slow but steady race, one that focuses on beautifully articulated ideas, will win the day. She points to this speech as evidence of Gingrich’s intellectual strength:
(Or view it here.)
What do you think? As for me, the more I see of the others, the more I like Newt, and that’s despite recognizing his many failings. To be honest, it’s just such a pleasure to listen to a truly great orator — vastly well-informed, incredibly lucid, humorous. I like it.