Intro - Newt Gingrich Suspends His Campaign

  • Aired:  05/02/12
  •  | Views: 5,298

Former Republican presidential front-runner Newt Gingrich announces the suspension of his campaign, but not the suspension of his citizenship. (1:08)

( THEME SONG PLAYING )

( CHEERS AND APPLAUSE ) .

>> Jon: WELCOME TO THE DAILY SHOW.

MY GUEST, THE SENATOR THERE THE GREAT STATE OF OKLAHOMA, TOM COBURN, WILL BE JOINING US LATER.

HE'S WRITTEN A BOOK-- IT'S A COMEDY.

( LAUGHTER ) IT'S ABOUT AMERICA AND HOW WE'RE ALL GOING TO DIE.

( LAUGHTER ) BY THE WAY, WE'LL RICK OFF THE TOP, THIS AFTERNOON WE GOT A BIG

ANNOUNCEMENT FROM THE ONE-TIME FRONT-RUNNER FOR THE REPUBLICAN PRESIDENTIAL NOMINATION.

>> TODAY.

>> I'M SUSPENDING THE CAMPAIGN.

>> Jon: WELL, THERE YOU HAVE IT, NOT ENDING, JUST SUSPENDING.

HE'S SUSPENDING IT LIKE WE HULLA TO DO WITH OUR DISBELIEF WHEN HE THOUGHT HE WAS GOING TOOK PRESIDENT.

>> BUT SUSPENDING THE CEEM DOES NOT MEAN SUSPENDING CITIZENSHIP.

CALISTA AND I ARE COMMITTED TO BEING ACTIVE CITIZENS.

>> Jon: WOULDN'T IT BE AWESOME THOUGH IF IT DID MEAN SUSPENDING CITIZENSHIP?

LIKE IF YOU'RE YOU LOSING A PRESIDENTIAL PRIMARY, YOU'RE DEPORTED.

WOULDN'T THAT AWESOME?

I DON'T THINK ANYBODY THOUGHT THEY WOULD LEAVE THE COUNTRY BUT IT'S GOOD

Loading...