I laughed pretty hard when i read this. Even though Gingrich has his demons, and this kind of talk would have ruined him, i love how blunt he is, and that he didnt try to bend over (literally) just to appease some group, and grab a couple votes. Most politicians would have just made some b.s. up in an attempt to gain some votes from.... I can just picture the look on the guys face when he got his anwer, he was probably expecting Gingrich to promise him something and bend over backwords, and he basically got told to piss off..... Newt Gingrich to gay Iowan:Go Vote for Obama Oskaloosa, Ia. â Newt Gingrich told a gay man and longtime resident of Oskaloosa here today that he should vote for President Obama. âI asked him if heâs elected, how does he plan to engage gay Americans. How are we to support him? And he told me to support Obama,â said Scott Arnold, an adjunct professor of writing at William Penn University.â Arnold, a Democrat, said he came to the event at Smokey Row coffee house with an open mind. But he wanted to ask Gingrich about how he would represent him as president after reading past comments the former U.S. House Speaker has made about gay and lesbians.