Newt Gingrich: 'I Should Lose Weight'

Former speaker admits he should drop pounds, but says he's in "very good shape."
0:51 | 11/30/11

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Transcript for Newt Gingrich: 'I Should Lose Weight'
So that's my knowledge my health is fine I have an annual physical. I should lose weight for everybody it was -- -- and I should lose weight they're all correct I just find -- really hard to lose weight god wanted me to be a they are not a result that's -- And I can tell you that I can what I can work on four or five hours of sleep tonight and -- map all day. And I can go -- -- -- ten days -- row on the road and it doesn't seem to affect me so. Have been doing it for my first in my entire lifetime -- my dad was career infantryman that is a very young person. In an army -- I learned a great deal about how to sleep you know standing up leaning against the wall doing whatever he had to because it kept moving. So I think my -- trolley line -- -- get. Let's be honest -- you never know what could happen to somebody. I think from everything I know I'm and I'm very good shape right now.

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