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Why Callista Gingrich is like a box of chocolates

Like that mysterious Valentine’s Day chocolate with God-knows-what inside, Americans are wondering what Callista Gingrich is all about.

The good news is that they’re about to find out more.

Newt Gingrich’s campaign is rolling out Callista in an effort to revive the former House speaker’s flagging campaign. And as the chart below demonstrates, interest in Callista on Google exceeds that of even Ann Romney, who has taken a much more active role in her husband’s campaign.

And we’re guessing Gingrich’s comments Monday that he and Callista are going to “reconnect a little bit” for Valentine’s Day tonight (um, TMI) is only likely to increase her lead.

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