The first item in James Taranto's "Best of the Web" at Opinion Journal
is titled Et Tu, Newte?
It seems that press reports have taken Newt Gingrich's recent comments on Iraq out of context. Taranto goes straight to the former House speaker's own website
for the truth. Yes, Gingrich called for troops to be "pulled back" - but not back to the US:
The United States needs to train the Iraqis as rapidly as possible and "pull back" from the cities to bases and air fields and serve as reinforcers as opposed to occupiers...