Skip to comments.Beyond Versailles: Obama to Africa, but Sarah Palin and Rand Paul bring a touch of class
Posted on 06/18/2013 3:47:22 PM PDT by 2ndDivisionVet
Sarah Palin, now and always, has the instinct for grass roots; and as consummate strivers in our times see the presidency merely as a stepping stone to $100 million trips abroad and a globalist future with 50 gold watches like Bill Clintons, Palin slips in with the crowd to get down with the people.
She's not at Versailles as Tom Brokaw called the annual collection of strivers at The White House Correspondents' Association dinner of journalists, apologists, preachers, propagandists and pirates just a little high school in the hills, where Palin gave a high school graduation speech.
And Breitbart reposts that Kentucky Sen. Rand Paul (R) has done the same. Last week he gave the commencement address to the Boys Latin of Philadelphia Charter School class of 2013.
The military-industrial-education-entertainment establishment hovers above, detached and alien, like the UFO come to warn us in that old harbinger of a movie "The Day the Earth Stood Still." But Paul of Kentucky and Palin of Alaska, real people from real places, hit a populist chord. And they get it in West Monroe, La., where the bewhiskered Duck Commander holds court.....
(Excerpt) Read more at thehill.com ...