Once the assassination is thwarted, King’s characters come to life and look to assassinate the author himself. Let’s just say the bullet wins out over the ballot.
SEPTEMBER-DECEMBER: Somehow, Gingrich hangs on to win the Republican nomination and he and Obama agree to a series of debates -- but only if they are held in Ireland. Once there, the duo decide they don’t want to return to the U.S.
“The Irish people are a lot nicer,” Obama says.
Gingrich adds: “A lot of people wanted a diaspora president. No one said it had to be the president of Ireland.”
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