Gingrich Wants Kids To Work As Janitors, But Refused To Work Himself

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    Gingrich Wants Kids To Work As Janitors, But Refused To Work Himself | ThinkProgress

    Gingrich urges students to get part-time jobs — apparently unlike himself - The Washington Post

    The Inner Quest Of Newt Gingrich | The Long March Of Newt Gingrich | FRONTLINE | PBS
     
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    The guy was speaker of the house, which is a job
    Newt worked at his own business

    ...Worked harder then half this nation.
     
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    More hyperbolic bullshit from the left wing media. He didn't say he'd 'make' them work as janitors, he suggested that kids from poor backgrounds could voluntarily work. What an outrageous thing to do! Encourage kids to learn about work ethics early!

    Actually, thinking about it... I can understand why the left would not like this. Teaching a work ethic early, instead of teaching an 'entitlement attitude'. Goes against the left's belief in keeping the poor, poor.
     
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    Really guys, aren't you taking a step backward from the "He wants to send kids to war, but didn't fight himself" meme??:D
     
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    these libtards remind me of the drone of bees.. drone drone drone buzzzzzzz.
     
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    No, what he did was AVOID working.

    And, I dare you to prove he "worked harder than half this nation". That's a ridiculous thing to say but very like something Noot himself would say.

    He's a lying hypocrite.

    Anyone surprised?
     
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