Posted Tuesday, Dec. 27, 2011, at 8:19 AM
Evan McMorris-Santoro has the suitably bonkers backstory on how Newt Gingrich was peeled off the Virginia ballot.
Mike Allen reports on how Gingrich will try to wriggle back on.
Blake Farenthold has the history of Ron Paul, legislator.
Charlie Pierce takes a manful whack at Americans Elect.
Jacob Bernstein on the Rick Perry expose that will never be.