First Slice 3-14-12: Gingrich 'shaken,' not stirred
Also, books and weather are things to talk about
1. Not even people in states where lots of Republicans have doody for brains want Newt to be President. Rick Santorum beat Newt in both Alabama's and Mississippi's respective Talking About Eating Grits Competitions 2012. The AJC reports that "in a suburban Birmingham hotel ballroom, Gingrich appeared shaken but defiant as he congratulated Santorum and insisted the real loser Tuesday was Romney." OK, well, that's one way to spin it.
2. Encyclopedia Britannica announces it will stop printing encyclopedias. Reminding the world it was still printing encyclopedias.