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A Short List of Words That Are Now Funny When Used in Association With Newt Gingrich’s Presidential Campaign

BOILING SPRINGS, NC - APRIL 25: Republican presidential candidate, former Speaker of the House Newt Gingrich stands with Gardner-Webb University baseball players prior to throwing out the first pitch in their game against North Carolina A&T State University while campaigning on April 25, 2012, in Boiling Springs, North Carolina. According to reports Gingrich told Republican presidential candidate and former Gov. Mitt Romney that he will bow out of the race and endorse him. (Photo by John W. Adkisson/Getty Images)
Photo by John W. Adkisson/Getty Images

With apologies to The Awl, which I credit for inventing this lazy-meme format.

6. Algae.

5. Janitors.

4. Historian.

3. Pious.

2. Frankly.

1. Moon.