Wow. Our experiment is off to a great start—let's see if we can finish it off sooner than expected.
David Corn and Salon.com's Joan Walsh joined Chris Matthews on MSNBC's Hardball to discuss Newt Gingrich's ties to Freddie Mac and whether they will hurt his campaign. What did Gingrich do to earn $300,000 consulting for Freddie Mac? In his own words during the CNBC Republican debate last week: "I offered advice... as a historian."