Newt Gingrich has hopped in front of Michele Bachmann for a blistering-hot fourth place showing in a new Public Policy Poll, according to Republican election blog The Primary Event:

Full results from the poll: Rick Perry (31 percent), Mitt Romney (18 percent), Ron Paul (11 percent), Gingrich (10 percent), Bachmann (9 percent), Herman Cain (8 percent), and Jon Huntsman and Rick Santorum (2 percent).

At this rate, Gingrich will be in first place by 2032. Keep hope alive!