Godless liberals and a few conservatives come together on Twitter to mock Newt Gingrich's Muslim ban.

Godless liberals and a few conservatives come together on Twitter to mock Newt Gingrich's Muslim ban.
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As news about the terror attack in Nice, France, reached Fox News, Newt Gingrich reacted on air with Sean Hannity. His comments—"let me be as blunt and as direct as I can be"— quickly enflamed the internet, as a bipartisan contingent of thoughtful writers and ruthless comedians alike took umbrage at Gingrich's proposals:

Western civilization is in a war. We should frankly test every person here who is of a Muslim background, and if they believe in Sharia, they should be deported. Sharia is incompatible with Western civilization. Modern Muslims who have given up Sharia, glad to have them as citizens. Perfectly happy to have them next door. But we need to be fairly relentless about defining who are enemies are.

We've noted who's who with each tweet, in case it wasn't glaringly obvious.

1. Contributor to conservative site The Federalist.

2. Editor of The Weekly Standard and once-prominent Jon Stewart foe.

3. Fox News contributor in opposition to Trump "because I'm a conservative."

4. Godless comedian.

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5. Tweeter "politically in the middle of Barry Goldwater & Ronald Reagan."

6. Contributor at NBC News.

7. Comedian and co-founder of the Arab-American Comedy Festival.

8. Freelance writer for Politico, Slate, Texas Monthly.

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9. President of the Foundation for Middle East Peace.

10. Writer for Salon.

11. Editor at Red State.

12. Writer at the Atlantic.

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13. Previously referenced Jon Stewart foe.

14. Godless comedian.

15. Science fiction writer and contributor to Salon and New York Times.

16. Writer for 538.

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17. Former Gingrich aide and writer at Daily News.

18. Godless comedian.

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