Really, Newt Gingrich? You're attacking Mitt Romney for speaking French? That's the best you've got?
"And just like John Kerry... he speaks French, too."
No, this isn't a parody. The strongest attack possible against a Republican candidate for president... is that he speaks more than one language.
Link to ABC article.
Link to BBC article:
Some commentators have highlighted a possible irony in that Mr Gingrich, a former House Speaker, has a doctorate in European history. His 1971 dissertation, Belgian Education Policy in the Congo 1945-1960, contains a number of sources in French in its bibliography.