Newt would have been a logical choice. He might have eccentric ideas and thinks outside the box, but he's no dummy when it comes to history and politics. Just the opposite.<quoted text>
Carol specializes in pretending her past messages are all forgotten.
Yeah, the Newt thing was precious. She was all Meg Ryan in 'When Harry Met Sally' over the prospect that blowhard Newt might get a shot!! Bet poor hubby had to hose her down that night!!
But the idea of a former mistress as the first lady was just something I couldn't come to terms with. Even though they've been married for a very long time and have grandkids together, it would have never gone away.