MONICA!

MONICA!

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Dec. 18 1998 3:30 AM

MONICA!

A libretto in search of a composer

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The country doesn't need to know these things.

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[Clinton's enemies reject his apology, and soon the House of Representatives begins the long process of impeachment. NEWT GINGRICH here discloses his approach.]

"Bring 'em Down" (dark, moody)

GINGRICH: Mustn't seem to be too cheerful,

Mustn't overreach,

Must remember to seem unhappy

That we're going to impeach.

Must remember to remain sober

As we undertake this chore.

At the same time, let's remember

To pin some stuff on Gore.

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