Have you played the candidate match game? Do you agree with its result for you? What are your thoughts on the payroll tax cut being extended for two months? Does the extension actually do anything, or was it merely political posturing by both parties so they can claim they “did something”? Politico says Newt Gingrich has “largely failed to capitalize on the once-electric interest in his candidacy”. Combined with a three way neck-and-neck race in Iowa, Gingrich could lose the first two primaries. How will that impact his national standing and path to the nomination?