GINGRICH-ROMNEY AGREE TO SETTLE IT “HAMILTON-BURR STYLE”

To the Victor Go the Spoils

In an effort to settle their ever-increasing disagreements, and personal hatred for one another, and to help settle the Republican nomination for the upcoming election, Republican Presidential Candidates Newt Gingrich and Mitt Romney have agreed to meet in Weehawken, New Jersey on July 11th, 2012, the famous duel‘s 212th anniversary, to have a duel of their own. 

The two candidates have agreed to use pistols similar to the ones used by Hamilton and Burr and to follow the rules in effect in the 1804 duel.  The goal according to the candidates will be to whittle the field to one in order to make the candidate selection process easier.  Ron Paul has agreed to referee the duel. 

“You have to admire the dedication of these two men,” said Thomas Lawson, a Gingrich spokesman.  “Not many candidates are willing to take it to the next level, like these two,” he added. 

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s