Thanks to Google Glass, You Can Experience the Magic of a Trip to the Zoo as Newt Gingrich

He fed a cockatoo a treat.

Yesterday, as promised, future enthusiast and friend to animals in captivity Newt Gingrich took his Google Glass to a zoo in Peoria and filmed the experience. The magical moment was first announced on Twitter:

And now, he’s uploaded a video of his visit.┬áIt’s pretty short, and it seems like maybe Newt is still getting the hang of his new toy. (At one point you hear him say, “So in theory, we’re recording a giraffe.”) But it’s enough to allow you to experience the rapture of feeding a cockatoo named Bibi as Newt Gingrich. Also, as we predicted, he does in fact take the opportunity to creepshot a giraffe:

Good first effort, Newt, but next time we request more cuddling with lion cubs: