I think Newt is inching closer to the ring where he'll throw his hat:
Check out his dim view of the competition — to say nothing of Chris Matthews and Hardball (Via The Daily Dish):
"You're watching an utterly irrelevant, shallow television celebrity dominate everybody who claimed they want to lead the most powerful nation in the world."
Them's publicity seekin' words. The kind that will soon have the former speaker on Hardball himself.