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Posted on 09/13/2008 6:57:17 PM PDT by an amused spectator
Friday, August 29, 2008
McCain appears set to name Palin as running mate (FR exclusive analysis) Friday, August 29, 2008 8:10:00 AM · by xjcsa
Palin in Alaska, Not Ohio Friday, August 29, 2008 9:12:51 AM
ANOTHER Source Says It's Palin! Friday, August 29, 2008 10:02:47 AM
Chicago's WGN Anchor 'Cheering and Applauding' Democrats Friday, August 29, 2008 10:16:44 AM
Chicago reporters covering the Democratic Convention in Denver were stunned to witness WGN-Channel 9's Allison Payne cheering and applauding for speakers Wednesday night while she was seated with the Illinois delegation in the Pepsi Center.
Fox and Friends : Sarah Palin Now in Ohio! Friday, August 29, 2008 10:19:24 AM
McCain VP Announcement- Dayton, Ohio-LIVE THREAD Friday, August 29, 2008 10:33:18 AM
McCain-Palin 2008 (Official Website Is Now Up Friday, August 29, 2008 10:37:30 AM
CNN TALKING HEAD DISSING PALIN BECAUSE OF HER CHILDREN!!! Friday, August 29, 2008 11:23:09 AM
The CNN reporter just admitted that Democrat operatives are texting them on what questions to ask of her. It's nice to see CNN admit they are in the tank for the Rat Party.
LOL! AP Already Connecting Palin with Ted Stevens!!! Friday, August 29, 2008 12:04:30 PM
CNN's Roberts: Palin Too Young and Inexperienced Friday, August 29, 2008 12:27:37 PM
McCain's veep choice is historic and hardly known Friday, August 29, 2008 1:32:59 PM
AP: "more experience catching fish as a former commercial fisherwoman than dealing with foreign policy"
Sarah Palin: The Double-X Dan Quayle Friday, August 29, 2008, 12:22 PM - Dee Dee Myers
Barf Alert! Commentary: Is McCain out of his mind? Friday, August 29, 2008 1:59:17 PM Paul Begala/CNN
Palin Pick Leaves Bruised Feelings Friday, August 29, 2008 2:11:08 PM Washington Post - Anne E. Kornblut
Sarah Palin Is Not a Stand-In for Hillary Clinton (Estrich alert!) Friday, August 29, 2008 2:44:04 PM FNC - Susan Estrich
Not Every Woman Supports Women's Rights (NOW's statement about Palin) Friday, August 29, 2008 2:48:17 PM National Organization for Women - Kim Gandy
Barbara Boxer on Sarah Palin: A harsh attack Friday, August 29, 2008 2:58:50 PM LA Times - Barbara Boxer
Obama campaign highlights Palin's 'zero' experience Friday, August 29, 2008 3:22:04 PM breitbart - staff
Obama campaign highlights Palin's 'zero' experience Friday, August 29, 2008 3:36:27 PM AFP
Ms. Alaska Friday, August 29, 2008 4:01:46 PM NY Times - Tim Egan
CNNs John Roberts: Palin Might Neglect Her Disabled Infant? Friday, August 29, 2008 4:34:27 PM NewsBusters - Matthew Balan
Palin views on oil, polar bears may be liabilities (not) Friday, August 29, 2008 4:42:49 PM AP - Sharon Theimer
Dems say Palin is 'risky,' could be a disaster Friday, August 29, 2008 4:43:04 PM CNN - Alexander Mooney
Clinton congratulates Palin Friday, August 29, 2008 5:30:24 PM CNN - Alexander Mooney
Dem Boykin: Palin 'Affirmative Action' Pick Friday, August 29, 2008 5:31:38 PM NewsBusters - Mark Finkelstein
O'Reilly has drunk the Obama kool-aid Friday, August 29, 2008 8:08:11 PM
CBN's David Brody Fails The Integrity Test Friday, August 29, 2008 8:24:48 PM newsbusters - Erick Erickson
Exclusive: Chief Fired by Palin Speaks Out (Democrat Opposition Research has Started) Friday, August 29, 2008 8:27:33 PM Washington Post
Is McCain Throwing The Election? (By Michael Savage) Friday, August 29, 2008 8:56:41 PM michaelsavage.com - Michael Savage (Michael Alan Wiener)
Palin: Global Warming Not Man-Made Friday, August 29, 2008 9:05:09 PM ABC News
Crowning Obama Friday, August 29, 2008 9:57:51 PM · IBD Editorials
But certainly one of the biggest disgraces.Andy Barr reported on The Hill's blog that "several members of the media were seen cheering and clapping for" Obama as he accepted the Democratic nomination Thursday.
McCain's Palin pick is the epitome of tokenism (Joe Conason is deeply saddened) Friday, August 29, 2008 10:39:05 PM · Salon - Joe Conason
Wis. Lt. Gov.: Palin would be 'fragile' president Friday, August 29, 2008 11:28:03 PM StarTribune - Todd Richmond/AP
Palin a gun-toting former beauty queen known for ambition and grit Friday, August 29, 2008 11:37:18 PM The Los Angeles Times - Cathleen Decker
Palin in the Green Room Friday, August 29, 2008 11:48:45 PM Newsweek - Karen Breslau
Palin: Global Warming Not Man-Made Saturday, August 30, 2008 12:51:54 AM ABC news - Rick Klein
Paul Begala calls Palin VP nomination "reckless" Saturday, August 30, 2008 1:16:23 AM CNN-Anderson Cooper 360 - Paul Begala
Choice of Palin Steals Spotlight Saturday, August 30, 2008 1:31:59 AM The San Francisco Chronicle - Carolyn Lochhead
Sarah Heath Palin, an Outsider Who Charms Saturday, August 30, 2008 1:46:10 AM New York Times - William Yardley
Gov. Palin and Iraq Saturday, August 30, 2008 2:01:41 AM Salon.com - Mark Benjamin
Two-Front Republicans Saturday, August 30, 2008 2:03:19 AM New York Times - Matthew Continetti
Should Obama have picked Hillary? (Feminazi Barf Alert) Saturday, August 30, 2008 2:21:59 AM Salon - Rebecca Traister
Saturday, August 30, 2008
Cokie [Roberts] Whacks Weir on 'Who's Looking After Baby?' Question Saturday, August 30, 2008 9:47:31 AM NewsBusters - Mark Finkelstein
Alaskans blown away by the early-morning Palin news Saturday, August 30, 2008 9:59:30 AM Anchorage Daily News - Megan Holland
CNN Newslady headline, "Has John McCain lost his mind" Saturday, August 30, 2008 10:08:53 AM CNN
Stay Classy Daily Kos: Accusations Palin 'Faked Her Pregnancy' of Down's Syndrome baby Saturday, August 30, 2008 10:09:59 AM Newsbusters
A BRILLIANT TRAP MAKES DEMS THE MALE CHAUVINISTS Saturday, August 30, 2008 10:37:47 AM New York Post -| Kirsten Powers
This usually pro-Obama lady really calls out her own.
6 things the Palin pick says about McCain (Kool Aid Time!) Saturday, August 30, 2008 11:25:34 AM Politico - Jim VanDeHei & John F. Harris
CNN's Don Lemon & Dana Bash - rude comments made about McCain's "72-year-old heart" Saturday, August 30, 2008 11:27:26 AM
McCain's pick puzzles many in valley Saturday, August 30, 2008 11:28:18 AM San Jose Mercury News - Patrick May
McCains Hail Sarah Pass [Alter channels the ghost of Pauline Kael] Saturday, August 30, 2008 11:36:57 AM Newsweek - Jonathan Alter
[Jack] Cafferty Insults Alaska: 'State That Has 13 People and Some Caribou' Saturday, August 30, 2008 12:06:07 PM NewsBusters - P.J. Gladnick
In an effort to run down Governor Sarah Palin of Alaska, a snarling Jack Cafferty managed to insult the entire state of Alaska on CNN's Situation Room: "Sarah Palin is in her first term as governor of Alaska, that's a state that has 13 people and some caribou." This was one small part of an acid-laced harangue by Cafferty on the subject of Sarah Palin...
McCains Baked Alaska Saturday, August 30, 2008 12:40:36 PM The New York Times - Gail Collins
MSNBC Runs Palin Hit Piece Less Than 12 Hours After She is Announced Saturday, August 30, 2008 1:05:34 PM MSNBC
Less than 12 hours after McCain picks AK Gov. Sarah Palin as his VP David Shuster hosted a 1 Hour hit piece on the governor highlighting her Alleged scandal in Alaska...
Geraldine Ferraro On Palin Saturday, August 30, 2008 1:24:35 PM
Geraldine Ferraro, the first Vice-Presidential candidate of a major political party (Dems 84) feels that Sarah Palins candidacy will draw a lot of Hillarys supporters who feel that Dean, Obama and the Media gave Hillary (and women) a raw deal in this election cycle to support the McCain/Palin ticket..
From News Anchor To Vice-Presidential Candidate (MSNBC Barf Alert) Saturday, August 30, 2008 1:38:39 PM MSNBC Staff
Interesting that MSNBC chooses to release this now. I think the idea is for people to watch this and ask themselves "this woman is fit to be one heartbeat away from the Presidency?" But, of course, that was then (1988). And who wouldn't look like an amateur when delivering the news at the young age of 24? BTW, there is no place which says this archival footage is from 1988 but the reason I know it's from early 1988 is because she's talking about NCAA basketball and Gregg Jefferies, whose first year in the majors wasn't until the Summer of...
Desperation from Democrats (Dems stooping to lows about Palin's child) Saturday, August 30, 2008 2:12:37 PM HotAir
Anti-Palin Cartoon (CAUTION: Vomit bags required) Saturday, August 30, 2008 3:50:21 PM The Buffalo News - Adam Zyglis
Surprise? First Two National Polls Find Palin Gains LESS Support from Women Saturday, August 30, 2008 5:10:37 PM Editor and Publisher
McCains Mrs. Right (very good read) Saturday, August 30, 2008 5:43:29 PM Newsweek - Evan Thomas
Scholars question Palin credentials Saturday, August 30, 2008 7:06:06 PM Yahoo! News / Politico - David Mark, Fred Barbash
The McCain campaign issued the following statement: "The authors quote four scholars attacking Gov. Palin's fitness for the office of vice president. Among them, David Kennedy is a maxed-out Obama donor, Joel Goldstein is also an Obama donor, and Doris Kearns Goodwin has donated exclusively to Democrats this cycle. Finally, Matthew Dallek is a former speech writer for Dick Gephardt. This is not a story about scholars questioning Gov. Palin's credentials so much as partisan Democrats who would find a reason to disqualify or discount any nominee put forward by Sen. McCain."
Campbell Brown Suddenly Concerned Over 'Lack of Experience' Saturday, August 30, 2008 7:18:58 PM NewsBusters - P.J. Gladnick
Polls: Voters Doubt Palins Qualifications While Obama Expands Lead Saturday, August 30, 2008 9:05:32 PM FoxNews.com - Susan Page
Susan Page has a long history of Democrat activism dating back to before the impeachment wars. Her "political expertise" apparently has enabled her to figure out that Palin is a dud a mere 24 hours after Palin was named McCain's VP pick...
McCain Doesn't Get It: Women are NOT that stupid [Barbra Streisand Alert!] Saturday, August 30, 2008 9:26:43 PM Barbra Streisand.com - Barbra Streisand
Babs took some time off from desinging new rooms for her mansion and ogling her many pool boys to write smack on Palin...
Sarah Palin (R-Diversity) Republicans betray their principles by playing identity politics Saturday, August 30, 2008 9:35:39 PM http://www.city-journal.org/2008/eon0830hm.html - Heather Mac Donald
Heather is clueless in the Big Apple...
Palin booed for mentioning Hillary Clinton [MSM wishful thinking] Saturday, August 30, 2008 9:35:46 PM cnn - CNN Political Producer Peter Hamby
Don't Disqualify [Palin] for the Wrong Reasons Saturday, August 30, 2008 10:17:46 PM Business Week - Patricia O'Connell
Vice in Go-Go Boots? Saturday, August 30, 2008 10:29:01 PM New York Times - Maureen Dowd
The Dowdster adds Sarah Palin pictures to the Catherine Zeta-Jones pic posting requirement on her columns... Meooowwww!
Sarah Palin: A female Clarence Thomas? Saturday, August 30, 2008 10:33:22 PM The Tuscaloosa News - Tommy Stevenson
Hometown Backs Sarah Palin, But Her Mother-in-Law Backs Obama? (MSM Swarms Wasilla) Saturday, August 30, 2008 11:10:05 PM New York Daily News - Nancy Dillon
Did Palin Take Proper Pre-Natal Care? (Colmes "Libertard": Cheap-Shotting Palin's Last Childbirth) Sunday, August 31, 2008 12:10:09 AM Alan Colmes Liberaland - Alan Colmes
Windfall tax lets Alaska rake in billions from Big Oil (Palin Raised Taxes On Oil Company Profits) Sunday, August 31, 2008 12:10:30 AM The Seattle Times (August 10, 2008) - Ángel González and Hal Bernton
Sarah Palin and Feminists for Life Sunday, August 31, 2008 1:41:16 AM TPMCafe - Ruth Rosen
Stooping to Lowest Level: Democratic Claim of Palin's 'Faked Pregnancy' Gaining Steam Sunday, August 31, 2008 2:12:58 AM publiusforum.com - Warner Todd Huston
Sunday, August 31, 2008
Windfall tax lets Alaska rake in billions from Big Oil (1st media-palin attack?) Sunday, August 31, 2008 5:12:48 AM Seattle Times (August 10, 2008) - Angel Gonzales
MoveOn's Desperate Email Attack on Sarah Palin Sunday, August 31, 2008 6:38:30 AM
Analysis: Palin could complicate energy debate (Now Palin = Obama) Sunday, August 31, 2008 7:52:38 AM AP - Josef Hebert
Sarah Palin Is Not a Stand-In for Hillary Clinton Sunday, August 31, 2008 8:14:27 AM Fox News - Susan Estrich
[Eleanor] Clift Reveals: In 'Many Newsrooms' Palin Greeted by 'Laughter' Sunday, August 31, 2008 9:36:25 AM NewsBusters - Brent Baker
Newsweek's Eleanor Clift disclosed on the McLaughlin Group -- seemingly without any compunction for how she was outing her fellow journalists as behaving the same way as Barack Obama's campaign staff, but I suppose we already knew that intuitively -- that John McCain's selection of Alaska Governor Sarah Palin for VP was greeted by literally laughter in very many newsrooms.
McCain Running Mate Palin Supported Nazi Sympathizer Sunday, August 31, 2008 11:51:30 AM Arutz 7 - Ze'ev Ben-Yechiel
San Jose Mercury News Calls Palin 'Clearly Unqualified' Sunday, August 31, 2008 2:17:06 PM NewsBusters - P.J. Gladnick
Palin's gillnet (Palin's Secret Criminal Past) Sunday, August 31, 2008 4:22:32 PM The Politico - Ben Smith
Michael Moore Suggests That Palin Did Not Give Birth to Her Last Child! Says "Show Us The DNA!" Sunday, August 31, 2008 4:44:17 PM Michael Moore's Homepage - August 31, 2008
Palin is completely inexperienced and utterly incapable Sunday, August 31, 2008 5:39:24 PM Comment at Hot Air - ManlyRash
MSNBC 'Smears' Palin From Very 1st Moment ("How many houses does Palin add ...") Sunday, August 31, 2008 6:09:27 PM worldnetdaily.com - Joe Kovacs
Bob Barr on CNN(5:20 CDT, 8/31/08) saying that Gov. Palin wasn't vetted enough Sunday, August 31, 2008 7:21:41 PM CNN
Andrea Mitchell: "only the less educated hill supporters will go to mccain/palin" (PISSED PUMAs!) Sunday, August 31, 2008 9:00:56 PM MSNBC
NBC's Andrea Mitchell: Only Hillary's Uneducated Voters will Vote For Sarah Palin Monday, September 01, 2008 12:02:56 AM Newsbusters - By Warner Todd Huston
Dr. Laurie Gregg, Democrat? Also a Democratic Operative? Monday, September 01, 2008 12:12:29 AM NEWSBUSTERS - Tom Blumer
So how did Anchorage Daily News reporter Lisa Demer end up speaking with a California doctor and getting her allegedly expert opinion concerning the circumstances surrounding Sarah Palin's pregnancy and birth?
Blindly Right-Comparing conservative reactions to Harriet Miers & Palin exposes rot (EJ Dionne barf) Monday, September 01, 2008 1:33:34 AM New Republic - EJ Dionne
Monday, September 1, 2008
Palin in the Green Room (Interviews with Gov. Palin before her nomination) Monday, September 01, 2008 6:25:55 AM Newsweek - Karen Breslau
Experience? Never Mind Monday, September 01, 2008 8:48:29 AM Washington Post - Michael Kinsley
Does Experience Matter Anymore? (Clarence Page KneePad Barf) Monday, September 01, 2008 8:56:48 AM Chicago Tribune - Clarence Page
Clarence finally outs himself as a loyal Democrat Party foot soldier after all these years. Misogyny uber alles, nicht, Clarence? Cheers, you Leftist slug.
Republican VP Candidate Sarah Palin Pregnancy Scandal Is Fabricated Monday, September 01, 2008 9:19:45 AM http://www.postchronicle.com
Bristol Palin and Sarah Palin pregnancy scandal? Rumors began circulating online Friday about whether Governor Sarah Palin or her daughter Bristol is actually young Trig's mother. The risk of reporting rumor as news without doing research and your homework for an article, is an embarrassment when the facts eventually come to light. The rumors began with a popular liberal website, Daily KoS, and certain media outlets reported on them and was even reported here at tPC.
AOL Attacks Palin Monday, September 01, 2008 11:10:00 AM America OnLine - Maia
Stooping to Lowest Level: Democratic Claim of Palins Faked Pregnancy Gaining Steam Monday, September 01, 2008 11:31:57 AM MensNewsDaily.com - Warner Todd Huston
Coward Michael Moore Removes His "Show Us The DNA!" Smear From Website Re: Palin's Baby Monday, September 01, 2008 11:32:50 AM Michael Moore's Website - Michael Moore
Sarah Palin: Photo Shoots Down Nasty Pregnancy Rumors Monday, September 01, 2008 11:35:48 AM DBKP - LBG
A woman but why this woman? [Sarah Palin] Monday, September 01, 2008 11:37:27 AM The Baltimore Sun - Susan Reimer
Democratic Rep.: Palin pick is 'direct affront to all Jewish Americans' [Wexler] Monday, September 01, 2008 11:55:58 AM Haaretz (Israel) - Haaretz Staff
Dashcle Backed VP Choice With Far Less Experience Than Palin Monday, September 01, 2008 11:59:30 AM A Willing Suspension of Disbelief - Pjsbro
PALIN ADMITS HER 17-YEAR-OLD DAUGHTER IS PREGNANT Monday, September 01, 2008 12:05:11 PM The New York Post
To rebut rumors, Palin says daughter, 17, pregnant Monday, September 01, 2008 12:23:09 PM reuters - Steve Holland
McCain Camp: Gov. Palin's Teen Daughter Pregnant Monday, September 01, 2008 12:30:11 PM CBS News - Vaughn Ververs
Alaska Governor Sarah Palin has announced that her 17-year-old daughter is five months pregnant. The announcement is intended to knock down rumors by liberal bloggers that Palin faked her own pregnancy to cover up for her child, says the Reuters news service, which carried the first report.
Palin's swift rise wins both admirers, enemies (Seattle Times Hit Piece!) Monday, September 01, 2008 12:35:17 PM SeattleTimes.com - Hal Bernton
TODD PALIN'S DUI CHARGE Monday, September 01, 2008 12:58:57 PM MSnbC
"Sources close to Sarah Palin tell The Brody File that the husband of the GOP Vice-presidential choice, Todd Palin, was arrested and charged with Driving under the Influence of alcohol back in 1986. He was 22 years old at the time. He was driving in a truck with some friends in the small southwestern Alaska town of Dillingham when he was pulled over for the DUI. As is customary, he was taken to jail briefly. Sarah and Todd Palin were high school sweethearts so they were dating at the time......
Ultra-Secretive Right-Wing Group Met In Minn. To Vet Palin Monday, September 01, 2008 1:11:00 PM The Nation - Max Blumenthal
Palin inhaled marijuana smoke Monday, September 01, 2008 1:17:38 PM The Guardian - Daniel Nasaw ??
Ferraro Leaves Door Open to Vote for McCain/Palin Monday, September 01, 2008 2:09:48 PM News Busters - Noel Sheppard
Obama 'offended' by Palin rumor claims Monday, September 01, 2008 5:19:49 PM AFP
ABC: Palin Pregnancy a 'Damaging Revelation' Monday, September 01, 2008 5:28:19 PM NewsBusters - Mark Finkelstein
Bristol Palin's pregnancy is a "damaging revelation " that has caused Sarah Palin's image to "suffer." Says who? Says ABC News, in an article by Rick Klein and Jennifer Parker.
Palin Shocker: How Will It Play? Monday, September 01, 2008 6:53:36 PM San Francisco Chronicle - Carla Marinucci
CNN Investigating Palin Daughter Pregnancy Monday, September 01, 2008 7:20:12 PM
Wolfie went to his female reporter in Alaska investigating the Palin pregnancy. They were there to investigate whether Twig was the daughters child and this came out today. She said she was also there to investigate the "trooper gate" scandal. She went back to Wolfie and Bill Bennett said this was disgusting and pretty low, even for CNN. He was pretty mad and looked like he wanted to pop Wolfie. Donna Brazile said it was a personal matter, but ok to investigate.
Blitzer & Situation Room Sink Into The Liberal Sewer ( Discusion of Gov Palin's daughter ) Monday, September 01, 2008 7:25:27 PM
Palin's Pregnancy Problem Monday, September 01, 2008 7:38:24 PM Washington Post - Sally Quinn
Palin gets hearts beating on both sides (BARF alert) Monday, September 01, 2008 7:59:29 PM Chicago Sun-Times - Richard Roeper
Members of 'Fringe' Alaskan Independence Party Say Palin Was a Member in 90s (New leftist attack) Monday, September 01, 2008 8:26:49 PM ABC News - Jake Tapper
Fox News Kondracke and Kristol smack down on Bristol Palin Monday, September 01, 2008 8:39:35 PM YouTube - radiovice
"Mort Kondracke is every inch a lowlife..."
Palin Backed Abstinence Only Education Monday, September 01, 2008 11:09:47 PM MSNBC - Mark Murray
(Liberal Wolves Attack:)Disclosures on Palin raise questions on vetting process Monday, September 01, 2008 11:35:14 PM www.iht.com - Elisabeth Bumiller
A Blogger, a Baby, a Cry of Concern (WaPo Whitewashes Daily Kos Smear) Tuesday, September 02, 2008 12:24:46 AM The Washington Post - Howard Kurtz
Larry King Featuring Outrageous Mudslinging Dems Against Sarah Tuesday, September 02, 2008 12:41:20 AM Larry King Live
Andy Martin says Obama is responsible for anti-Palin smears Tuesday, September 02, 2008 1:00:32 AM PR-inside.com - Andy Martin
Obama author Andy Martin says smears are an integral part of any Barack Obama/David Axelrod operation. Martin says Obama controls a sophisticated network of left-wing bloggers and mainstream media dupes.
Palin Daughters Pregnancy Interrupts Script (Slimes/DNC hit piece) *BARF ALERT* Tuesday, September 02, 2008 1:28:24 AM New York Times - Monica Davey
DIRTY TOOLS (MoveOn offers $5000 bounty for dirt on Palin's husband) Tuesday, September 02, 2008 2:23:44 AM American Spectator - Washington Prowler
Tuesday, September 2, 2008
Tuesday morning - the day after Labor Day. Remember, normal people took the day off to be with their families and get away from the daily rat race. Not everybody!
CBS's Greenfield: Conservative Might Have Been Hypocrites on Pregnant Chelsea Clinton Tuesday, September 02, 2008 5:01:06 AM
Instead of just flat-out making a hypocrisy accusation against the social conservatives who are rallying behind Republican vice presidential nominee Sarah Palin following news her 17-year-old daughter is pregnant, CBS's Jeff Greenfield suggested very conservative Republicans may be hypocrites based on how they might have reacted eleven years ago.
Everyone has an opinion on Bristol pregnancy Tuesday, September 02, 2008 5:09:03 AM San Francisco Chronicle - Carla Marinucci
NY Daily News Finds 'Republican Voters' Critical of Palin...at Obama Rally Tuesday, September 02, 2008 7:22:49 AM NewsBusters - P.J. Gladnick
Palin's small town secured big federal funds (another hit piece) Tuesday, September 02, 2008 7:23:49 AM WaPo via MSNBC.com - Paul Kane
'You Are a Pathetic Human Being, and You Should Be Ashamed of Yourself' [Obama spokesman Mark Bubriski] Tuesday, September 02, 2008 7:33:22 AM NewsBusters - Mark Finkelstein
It was Joe Scarborough who authored the line this morning, directing it at Obama spokesman Mark Bubriski. The cause of Joe's ire was this email statement Bubriski released to the Miami Herald [emphasis added]: "Palin was a supporter of Pat Buchanan, a right-winger or as many Jews call him: a Nazi sympathizer."
Vanity: McCain's Nicole Wallace stands her ground! Tuesday, September 02, 2008 8:24:13 AM
While the main stream media is trying to make an issue out of the pregnancy of Sarah Palin's daughter, John McCain's spokesperson Nicole Wallace expertly handled pointed and aggressive questions from Diane Sawyer and Meredith Viera on two morning shows. Diane and Meredith kept trying to create controversy and Nicole expertly put them in their place.
>NY Times Front pg. (3 Articles Mention Palins Daughter) Tuesday, September 02, 2008 8:32:44 AM
The Borking of Sarah Palin - Connecting the Dots Tuesday, September 02, 2008 8:48:07 AM · by BigBobber
There is something curious about the release of traffic and court records about Sarah and Todd Palin over the last 48 hours. Who released this information over the Labor Day weekend, when all government offices were closed? Why did McCain/RNC send a team of lawyers to Alaska to "investigate" the release of information? Why did Sarah Palin suddenly hire a personal lawyer in regards to the "troopergate" investigation? Is it possible the release of information was not legal? Was it done by the state police or other people in the Alaska government who are enemies of Palin?
WaPo's [Richard] Cohen: Palin Pick Like Caligula Naming His Horse a Priest Tuesday, September 02, 2008 9:30:12 AM NewsBusters - Mark Finkelstein
Statement from Planned Parenthood on Palin as VP (BARF ALERT) Tuesday, September 02, 2008 9:50:46 AM
Liz Trotta: 'Palin should be a stay-at-home mom, not run for VP' Tuesday, September 02, 2008 9:56:07 AM Fox News Channel
Liz Trotta is a Fox News contributor and former New York bureau chief of The Washington Times. The author of Fighting for Air: In the Trenches with Television News, Trotta was the first woman to cover a war for broadcast news. She began her career in journalism in 1965 working for the NBC affiliate in New York and won network recognition by taking on tough assignments including covering the Vietnam War and 1972 presidential candidate George McGovern. Trotta has worked for Hillman Periodicals, Inter-Catholic Press Agency, Long Island Press, Chicago Tribune, Newsday, NBC, and CBS. She has taught Journalism at Stern College of Yeshiva University. The winner of three Emmy awards and two Overseas Press Club awards, Trotta is a graduate of Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism.
'October Surprise' Over Palin Investigation? Tuesday, September 02, 2008 10:23:42 AM ABC - Brian Ross & Len Tepper
McCain Turns Sour on His Onetime Media `Base' as Election Nears Tuesday, September 02, 2008 10:27:00 AM Yahoo (Bloomberg) - Heidi Przybyla
The longtime love affair between John McCain and what he once called his ``base'' -- the national news media -- is on the rocks. McCain's campaign manager, Steve Schmidt, yesterday lashed out at what he deemed ``offensive'' and ``demeaning'' coverage and questions from reporters after McCain's running mate, Alaska Governor Sarah Palin, confirmed her 17-year-old daughter is pregnant. ``It used to be that a lot of those smears and the crap on the Internet stayed out of the newsrooms of serious journalists,'' Schmidt said at the Republican National Convention in St. Paul, Minnesota.
Why the Palin Baby Story Matters Tuesday, September 02, 2008 10:36:50 AM nationalreview - Byron York
It's Governor Palin, Thank You! (Please BTTT!)Tuesday, September 02, 2008 10:46:53 AM Freerepublic
The leftist media are purposely omitting the title of Governor Sarah Palin to confuse the voters. They refer to her as the 'former mayor of a town of 9,000', and not as the Governor of Alaska. At every opportunity in print or in person, please use the phrases Governor Sarah Palin, Governor Palin, the Governor, etc. Don't let the leftist media shape the political landscape.
Palin on Ron Paul "Right On!" Campaign [Praises Paul] Tuesday, September 02, 2008 11:05:03 AM The Nation - John Nichols
Liberal CNN Host Campbell Brown Crosses line.........(blaming Sarah for daughters media Spotlight) Tuesday, September 02, 2008 11:06:34 AM Townhall - Matt Lewis
Fred Thompson rips NYT on Palin coverage Tuesday, September 02, 2008 11:35:44 AM The Hill
Sarah Palin & the Philistines Tuesday, September 02, 2008 11:41:40 AM The New Media Journal - Lance Fairchok
This small town mayor is in fact the governor of a very large state with international borders and the largest oil reserves in the nation. Alaska is center stage for the battle between enviro-fanatics and the reasonable use of resources. She has innate ability, not merely political grooming. Her humble origins are troubling for cynical commentators, especially because she is successful. The press wants political caricatures, not elected officials who are honest and principled. Sarah walks the walk and talks the talk, all without handlers and image-makers, or the party operatives that specialize in hiding unfortunate votes, speeches, financial records and relationships. Sarah Palin is what our middle-class democracy is supposed to be about, by the people, for the people, not by the elites for the elites.
Grace under Fire.....(Gov.Sarah Palin going on with the mission) Tuesday, September 02, 2008 11:59:24 AM American Thinker - Rick Moran
It is rare that we are witnesses to the kind of smear campaign launched against Sarah Palin by Democrats, the left, and the media. The shocking virulence with which the attack has been conducted takes one aback with its audacity and nauseating hypocrisy. The goal of the other side is nothing less than forcing John Mccain to withdraw Palin's name. Or failing that, making things so unpleasant for Palin that she asks to be let go. On both scores, the left has mounted an enormously vigorous challenge to Palin, going so far as to overthrow their own long held political positions on such issues as women's rights and abortion in order to attack her.
Palin hires attorney for Troopergate investigation Tuesday, September 02, 2008 12:22:19 PM AP - Steve Quinn
Questions surround Palin's background check Tuesday, September 02, 2008 12:35:30 PM Anchorage Daily News Richard Mauer, Lisa Demer and Sean Cockerham
Another AIP Official Says Palin Was at 1994 Convention Tuesday, September 02, 2008 12:40:27 PM ABC - Jake Tapper
McCain campaign: Palin a Republican since 1982; Update: Documentation Tuesday, September 02, 2008 12:40:38 PM
Barbra Streisand Slams McCain Over VP Pick Sarah Palin (ROFL) Tuesday, September 02, 2008 12:48:01 PM The Improper.com - Staff
A Wasillan On Sarah Palin Tuesday, September 02, 2008 12:48:55 PM The Atlantic - Anne Kilkenny
Her experience is as mayor of a city with a population of about 5,000 (at the time), and less than 2 years as governor of a state with about 670,000 residents. During her mayoral administration most of the actual work of running this small city was turned over to an administrator.
Mainstream Press One-Sided In Presidential Coverage Tuesday, September 02, 2008 12:56:59 PM The Bulletin - Herb Denenberg
Sarah Palin (R-Diversity): GOP Betrays Principles and Capitulates to Affirmative-Action crowd Tuesday, September 02, 2008 1:28:04 PM City Journal - Heather McDonald
[Andrea] Mitchell: Intensity of Palin's Popularity . . . Might Be Bad Thing Tuesday, September 02, 2008 2:20:44 PM NewsBusters - Mark Finkelstein
Did Palin Call Hillary Clinton a Whiner? Tuesday, September 02, 2008 2:35:57 PM ABC News
ABC News' Eloise Harper Reports: Alaska Governor Sarah Palin, in a video interview with Newsweek posted on YouTube, discussed the coverage of Sen. Hillary Clinton.
On 'Today,' Matalin Slams 'Hair-on-Fire' Media for Attacks on Palin Tuesday, September 02, 2008 2:46:39 PM newsbusters.org - Scott Whitlock
Appearing on Tuesday's "Today" show, Republican strategist Mary Matalin slammed the media for its "hair-on-fire" coverage of Sarah Palin's selection as the Republican vice presidential nominee of John McCain. In particular, she corrected a previous segment by David Gregory which asserted that the Alaska governor had hired an attorney to defend herself against an ethics probe into possible attempts to dismiss a state trooper. Matalin asserted to host Matt Lauer that it wasn't true "that she's hired a lawyer to deal with this trooper issue. The attorney general, state attorney general hired the lawyer."
Palin candidacy takes another turn [pro-death rant] Tuesday, September 02, 2008 2:52:08 PM Atlanta Journal-Constitution - Jay Bookman
Mayor Palin: A Rough Record Tuesday, September 02, 2008 3:10:18 PM time.com - Nathan Thornburgh
McCain camp: Questions on Palin's party a 'smear' Tuesday, September 02, 2008 4:12:57 PM Yahoo - Jim Kuhnhenn
Commentary: St. Paul, Minnesota -- the land of make believe (Cafferty Blasts GOP) Tuesday, September 02, 2008 4:15:02 PM CNN - Jack Cafferty
Palin - vetted or not vetted? Tuesday, September 02, 2008 4:32:44 PM http://features.csmonitor.com/politics/2008/09/02/palin-vetted-or-not-vetted/ - Jimmy Orr
The Case Against the Case Against Palin Tuesday, September 02, 2008 4:34:13 PM new republic - Christopher Orr
The Obama Slime Machine--Targeting Opponents' Families is Standard Operating Procedure Tuesday, September 02, 2008 4:35:50 PM Oh the hugevanity- Antoninus
Putting aside Barack Obama's pious statements about family being "off limits", let us not forget that in every one of his major campaigns, Obama has benefited from information on opponents' family affairs leaking out via the media. In 2004, his surrogates in the Chicago media managed to get George Ryan's sealed divorce records unsealed in 2004, causing Ryan to drop out of the race. Later, when Ryan was replaced on the ticket by by Alan Keyes, surprise! it was revealed that Keyes's teenaged daughter Maya was a homosexual.
Documents detail Palin's political life (Democrat opposition research document) Tuesday, September 02, 2008 4:42:50 PM politico.com - Ben Smith & John Bresnahan
Barney Frank: Sarah Palins family life is fair game Tuesday, September 02, 2008 5:58:29 PM The Boston Herald
PROOF OBAMA BLOGGERS KNEW AHEAD OF CONVENTION ABOUT BRISTOL PALIN
BREAKING: Democrats Release Sarah Palin's Social Security Number Tuesday, September 02, 2008 6:25:13 PM Redstate - Erick Erickson
Sarah Palin's mother-in-law: No question I'm going to vote for McCain/Palin ticket Tuesday, September 02, 2008 6:35:27 PM politico
Betting on a Palin withdrawal [More Liberal PDS Hysteria] Tuesday, September 02, 2008 6:45:16 PM CNN - Mina Kimes
NY Times Dishes Palin Dirt; Loses 30,000 More Subscribers Tuesday, September 02, 2008 6:52:25 PM DBKP
The Media Descend to a New Low. The smearing of Sarah Palin gets uglier Tuesday, September 02, 2008 6:55:59 PM Weekly Standard - Stephen F. Hayes
How Palin is Playing in the Supermarket Aisles [more disgusting attacks] Tuesday, September 02, 2008 7:29:31 PM ABC - Rick Klein
CNN: McCain Cancels Larry King Live Appearance Tuesday, September 02, 2008 7:32:07 PM Broadcasting & Cable - John Eggerton
Palin Slashed Funding for Teen Moms Tuesday, September 02, 2008 8:45:57 PM Washington Post - Paul Kane
Olbermann, Matthews Don't Disclose Tabloid That Trashes Palin Owned by Obama-Donor Wenner Tuesday, September 02, 2008 10:01:27 PM NewsBusters - Mark Finkelstein
The Palin Church Video (MSM attacking Palin for praying!) Tuesday, September 02, 2008 10:13:14 PM NBC News - Michael Levine
Palin hubbub leads Republican delegates to target 'liberal media' Tuesday, September 02, 2008 10:34:03 PM LA Times - James Rainey
McCain Campaign: News Media Demanding DNA Testing of Palin Family Tuesday, September 02, 2008 11:04:10 PM Tuesday, September 2, 2008 Free Republic - Kristinn
Us Weekly Story Wednesday, September 03, 2008 12:02:31 AM Red State - Erick Erickson
Gingrich Slams MSNBC's Allen Concerning Palin's Qualifications Wednesday, September 03, 2008 12:09:42 AM Newsbusters - Noel Sheppard
P.D.S. Alert: Us Magazines Partisan Hit Job (another Palin smear job) Wednesday, September 03, 2008 12:12:01 AM micelle.com - Michelle Malkin
Alaska Party Official Says Palin Was Not a Member (NYTIMES ADMITS AIP PALIN STORY FALSE) Wednesday, September 03, 2008 12:20:49 AM The New York Times - staff
Palin War: Teen Prego Crisis (National Enquirer goes after Palin) Wednesday, September 03, 2008 1:01:35 AM National Enquirer
Wednesday, September 3, 2008 - Sarah's Day!
Palins Start in Alaska: Not Politics as Usual (Another Slimes Palin Hitpiece) *BARF ALERT* Wednesday, September 03, 2008 3:42:36 AM The New York Times - William Yardley
Palin embraced earmarks as small-town mayor, Alaska governor (Seattle Times hit piece on Palin) Wednesday, September 03, 2008 3:44:45 AM The Seattle Times - Hal Bernton & David Heath
Bob Shrum: The Improvisational McCain (The Serial Loser on Palin - Barf Alert) Wednesday, September 03, 2008 6:30:43 AM The Week Daily - Bob Shrum
Baltimore Sun Columnist Spews Venom Over Palin Wednesday, September 03, 2008 7:08:05 AM NewsBusters - P.J. Gladnick
"...Baltimore Sun columnist Susan Reimer seems determined to make a strong bid for the most seriously deranged of all attacks upon Palin in her most recent column which starts out on her assumption that the Alaska governor is unqualified..."
The Four Stages of Conservative Female Abuse Wednesday, September 03, 2008 7:47:52 AM Townhall.com - Michelle Malkin
With Palin pick, McCain undermines his claims about Obama's experience (barf alert) Wednesday, September 03, 2008 8:16:08 AM SLC Tribune - Trudy Rubin
Media's Palin Derangement Syndrome: Suddenly, Old Media Thinks They are DNA Technicians Wednesday, September 03, 2008 9:02:03 AM publiusforum.com - Warner Todd Huston
McCain More Likely to Drop Palin, Bookmakers Say (barf alert) Wednesday, September 03, 2008 9:03:33 AM Bloomberg - Mark Deen
Scrutinizing Sarah Palin(another hit piece) Wednesday, September 03, 2008 9:11:07 AM The Oregonian - mentally challenged editors
The Beltway Boys (Obama Helped To Cause The Political Attacks On Sarah Palin & Her Family Wednesday, September 03, 2008 9:23:21 AM The Wall Street Journal - Staff
The Media Descend to a New Low (All out war to destroy Sarah Palin) Wednesday, September 03, 2008 9:30:58 AM Weekly Standard - Stephen F. Hayes
Sarah Palin's Parenting Choices Under Fire (Sexist MSM trying new tactics in "moral equivalents") Wednesday, September 03, 2008 10:15:27 AM ABC - Susan Donaldson James
Bumiller Stands By Her Story...After Paper Retracts Wednesday, September 03, 2008 10:21:25 AM johnmccain - Michael Goldfarb
Did Chicago Tribune Get Only Anti-Palin Letters to the Editor? Wednesday, September 03, 2008 11:14:06 AM NewsBusters - Mike Bates
Palin: average isn't good enough (Barf alert) Wednesday, September 03, 2008 12:11:50 PM Los Angeles Slimes - Sam Harris
Now This Is Women's Work [2007 - Newsweek - praises postpartisan Palin] Wednesday, September 03, 2008 12:58:38 PM Newseek - Oct. 15, 2007 - Karen Breslau
Life of Her Party (Maureen Dowd slimes Sarah Palin) Wednesday, September 03, 2008 1:31:20 PM nytimes.com - Maureen Dowd
Top Dem Estrich: 30% of Clinton Backers Could Vote for McCain/Palin Wednesday, September 03, 2008 1:33:35 PM BreitBart/Fox News - Staff
Us Magazine Takes Down Palin Poll Because 71% Supported Palin - (LINK to results) Wednesday, September 03, 2008 1:41:00 PM US Magazine
Former Rep. Barr Questions Palins Qualifications Wednesday, September 03, 2008 1:53:25 PM Congress. Quartery - Joe Schatz
VIDEO: Newt Gingrich Slams Reporter Ron Allen About Sarah Palin Wednesday, September 03, 2008 1:56:41 PM youtube
Dems Call Palin Experience Ad 'Ridiculous' (and which of the 57 states did Obama govern?) Wednesday, September 03, 2008 2:00:12 PM abc news - Teddy Davis and Hope Ditto
Introducing ... Palin Derangement Syndrome! Wednesday, September 03, 2008 2:06:00 PM Pajamas Media - Roger Kimball
McCain Had Criticized Earmarks From Palin Wednesday, September 03, 2008 3:26:02 PM LATimes - Tom Hamburger, Richard Simon, & Janet Hook
Palin reports throw curve to campaign (Double standard Alert!) Wednesday, September 03, 2008 3:47:41 PM Boston - Michael Kranish
A Shameful Week for the Press (Palin attacks show "a deep rot") Wednesday, September 03, 2008 3:55:37 PM NRO's The Corner - Yuval Levin
I have always tended to think that conservative complaints about the media are a little exaggerated. There are occasionally obvious instances of bias and clear examples of a double standard, but most reporters dont want to fall into those and some conservatives are surely too sensitive to them. But this week has changed my view. I have never seen, and I admit that I could never have imagined, such shameful, out-of-control, frenzied, angry, condescending, and pathetic journalistic malpractice. The ignorant assault on Palins accomplishments and experience, the breathless careless airing of deranged rumors about her private life, the staggeringly indecent...
Palin Could Be Deposed in Probe ( Alaska Legislature Probe into claims that she abused her office ) Wednesday, September 03, 2008 3:58:34 PM ABC News Blotter - Marcus Baram
Another Controversy for Sarah Palin Wednesday, September 03, 2008 4:11:54 PM ABC News - Brian Ross and Joseph Rhee
Geraldine Ferraro on ABC: 'Well Be Looking' to Monitor Sexist Palin Coverage Wednesday, September 03, 2008 4:26:59 PM Newsbusters.org - Tim Graham
ABCs Good Morning America interviewed 1984 vice-presidential candidate Geraldine Ferraro in the 7:30 half hour on Wednesday, asking her about how Palin will handle the pressure of her speech. Robin Roberts tried to get Ferraro, a Hillary supporter, to condemn a video of Palin in a Newsweek interview suggesting Hillary Clintons perceived whining is not a help to women candidates. Ferraro did lament it briefly, but went on to warn the media: A lot of those PUMA [Party Unity My A--] people and I will be watching very carefully to make sure that you treat her just like anybody else....
[Peggy] Noonan, [Mike] Murphy trash Palin on hot mic: 'It's over' Wednesday, September 03, 2008 4:45:52 PM Politico - Ben Smith
Poll of Polls: Obama maintains six-point lead (PALIN ATTACKS HAVING NO EFFECT) Wednesday, September 03, 2008 4:50:46 PM CNN - Martina Stewart
Peggy Noonan, MSNBC OFF-Camera About Palin-"Political... BULLSH*T! They Went For NARRATIVES!" Wednesday, September 03, 2008 4:54:39 PM FR/TCRLAF
Joy Behar Suggests Republicans Hold a Racist Double Standard (Bristol pregnancy) Wednesday, September 03, 2008 5:10:28 PM http://newsbusters.org/blogs/justin-mccarthy/2008/09/03/joy-behar-suggest-republicans-hold-racist-double-standard ^
Palin and Her Pastors: Those that die without Christ have a horrible, horrible surprise Wednesday, September 03, 2008 5:29:22 PM Harper's - Ken Silverstein and Sebastian Jones
McCain Camp Knocks Down Enquirer's Palin Rumor (Adultery Smear Draws Legal Threat) Wednesday, September 03, 2008 5:29:40 PM CBS News - John Bentley
Sarah Palin and the Double Standard Wednesday, September 03, 2008 5:38:16 PM http://www.foxnews.com/story/0,2933,416102,00.html - Susan Estrich
Megan Kelly dismantling Us Weekly Editor Wednesday, September 03, 2008 5:56:51 PM
Sarah Palin and the Jewish community [Jewish lib in full PDS meltdown] Wednesday, September 03, 2008 6:00:39 PM Jerusalem Post - Marc R. Stanley
Is it over for McCain? Wednesday, September 03, 2008 6:14:06 PM MichaelSavage.com - Michael Savage
Palin's state reaps the windfall profits McCain decries (BARF ALERT) Wednesday, September 03, 2008 7:31:32 PM SF Chronicle - Robert Scheer
Video: Megyn Kelly destroys Us Weekly bottom-feeder over Palin story Wednesday, September 03, 2008 7:50:02 PM hotair.com - Allahpundit
A Note from Peggy Noonan Wednesday, September 03, 2008 7:55:54 PM Corner National Review
Jonathan Kay: The CBCs appalling smear on Sarah Palin Wednesday, September 03, 2008 8:01:24 PM National Post - Jonathan Kay
Governor Palin speech - LIVE THREAD Wednesday, September 03, 2008 8:01:53 PM
Palin to jab Obama, cast herself as outsider(???AP Reviews Speech As If Its Already Been Given) Wednesday, September 03, 2008 8:31:53 PM AP - Liz Sidoti
Media not to blame that Palin story line fell apart (Chunk-Blowing Time...) Wednesday, September 03, 2008 8:40:07 PM Atlanta Journal Constitution - Jay Bookman
Could McCain's Extremist Running Mate, Palin, Help Obama? (PDS Alert) Wednesday, September 03, 2008 9:16:27 PM US News & World Report - Bonnie Erbe
Palin: Iraq war 'a task that is from God' Wednesday, September 03, 2008 9:21:07 PM AP - Gene Johnson
Model 3 is Born (Shrum/McCain'08! - Kausfiles) Wednesday, September 03, 2008 11:47:19 PM Slate - Mickey Kaus
ICYMI: (Video) Sarah Palins Convention SpeechWednesday, September 03, 2008 11:59:07 PM Stop the ACLU
Palin Picked As Last Resort After Evangelical Revolt Thursday, September 04, 2008 12:02:13 AM ABC - John Shovelan
CNN: Harry Reid Calls Sarah Palin "Shrill" Thursday, September 04, 2008 12:25:16 AM CNN
Full text: Sarah Palin [convention speech] Thursday, September 04, 2008 12:34:36 AM BBC - Sarah Palin
Sarah Palin's Speech (an amazed review from the Atlantic) Thursday, September 04, 2008 12:57:59 AM The Atlantic - Clive Crook
Why the media should apologize Thursday, September 04, 2008 1:15:22 AM Politico - Roger Simon
Quite a few familiar faces that defended Democrat power to the last blot of ink during the impeachment wars.
I realized while I was working on this that unlike during the impeachment wars, there are a LOT fewer journalists out there these days.
Being the brilliant thinkers that they are, the journos apparently haven't realized this, for the most part.
In the old days, they'd be able to deliver their stinking payload (Over conservative target! Poops away!) and run back into the vast journalistic herd, like gazelles on the veldt.
Turns out there ain't as many gazelles to blend in with these days...
Thanks for a terrific compilation. Bookmarked.
CNN actually did a pretty fair hour long piece tonight on Mrs. Palin.
wowzer that had to have taken a while. Bookmarked.
Haven’t decided about CNN as a whole yet. It’s pretty clear that ABC and most of MSNBC are in the tank for Obama.
I agree. I was expecting a hit piece.
I know what your giong to hear from the OLD MEDIA
Thank you! Now, I know it’s been only about two weeks, but I feel like running a show called “Palin’s attackers in the media: Where are they now?” in the same way we have those former actors who played in “Little House in the Prairie” discussing their lives during and after the famous show.
WOW....you went to a lot of trouble. Thank you very much for all your hard work!
Palin is proving that you can be truthful and tough as nails while not being a vengeful bitch.
I lost the wordage to describe it, this need to be filed somewhere here on FR and linked in RED so some of us can see it right away.
Sarah is making history and history does not allow U-turns, so we need to do it right the first time.
Indeed, this need an FR archival spot