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A Thanksgiving Message to All 57 States (Sarah Palin Responds to 'North Korea' Media Smear)
Facebook ^ | Thursday, November 25, 2010 | Sarah Palin

Posted on 11/25/2010 5:17:31 PM PST by kristinn

My fellow Americans in all 57 states, the time has changed for come. With our country founded more than 20 centuries ago, we have much to celebrate – from the FBI’s 100 days to the reforms that bring greater inefficiencies to our health care system. We know that countries like Europe are willing to stand with us in our fight to halt the rise of privacy, and Israel is a strong friend of Israel’s. And let’s face it, everybody knows that it makes no sense that you send a kid to the emergency room for a treatable illness like asthma and they end up taking up a hospital bed. It costs, when, if you, they just gave, you gave them treatment early, and they got some treatment, and ah, a breathalyzer, or an inhalator. I mean, not a breathalyzer, ah, I don’t know what the term is in Austrian for that…

Of course, the paragraph above is based on a series of misstatements and verbal gaffes made by Barack Obama (I didn’t have enough time to do one for Joe Biden). YouTube links are provided just in case you doubt the accuracy of these all too human slips-of-the-tongue. If you can’t remember hearing about them, that’s because for the most part the media didn’t consider them newsworthy. I have no complaint about that. Everybody makes the occasional verbal gaffe – even news anchors.

Obviously, I would have been even more impressed if the media showed some consistency on this issue. Unfortunately, it seems they couldn’t resist the temptation to turn a simple one word slip-of-the-tongue of mine into a major political headline. The one word slip occurred yesterday during one of my seven back-to-back interviews wherein I was privileged to speak to the American public about the important, world-changing issues before us.

If the media had bothered to actually listen to all of my remarks on Glenn Beck’s radio show, they would have noticed that I refer to South Korea as our ally throughout, that I corrected myself seconds after my slip-of-the-tongue, and that I made it abundantly clear that pressure should be put on China to restrict energy exports to the North Korean regime. The media could even have done due diligence and checked my previous statements on the subject, which have always been consistent, and in fact even ahead of the curve. But why let the facts get in the way of a good story? (And for that matter, why not just make up stories out of thin air – like the totally false hard news story which has run for three days now reporting that I lobbied the producers of “Dancing with the Stars” to cast a former Senate candidate on their show. That lie is further clear proof that the media completely makes things up without doing even rudimentary fact-checking.)

“Hope springs eternal” as the poet says. Let’s hope that perhaps, just maybe, they might get it right next time. When we the people are effective in holding America’s free press accountable for responsible and truthful reporting, then we shall all have even more to be thankful for!

Happy Thanksgiving, everyone!

- Sarah Palin

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TOPICS: Government; Military/Veterans; Miscellaneous; Politics
KEYWORDS: congress; entertainment; glennbeck; northkorea; obama; palin; sarahpalin; teaparty
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Transcript of Palin's North Korea comment in context.
1 posted on 11/25/2010 5:17:34 PM PST by kristinn
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To: kristinn

for later


2 posted on 11/25/2010 5:20:55 PM PST by Doctor 2Brains (If the government were Paris Hilton, it could not score a free drink in a bar full of lonely sailors)
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To: kristinn

I LOVE SARAH!!

Thanks Kristinn


3 posted on 11/25/2010 5:21:07 PM PST by Rightly Biased (Do you know how awkward it is to have a political argument with a naked man?)
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To: kristinn

I love it sooooo bad! :) bttt


4 posted on 11/25/2010 5:24:20 PM PST by Matchett-PI ( Sarah Palin / Marco Rubio - a "can't lose" ticket for 2012..)
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To: kristinn

Excellent reply by Palin. This will endear her to many and put the media on the defensive. Right where they belong.


5 posted on 11/25/2010 5:25:01 PM PST by 1010RD (First Do No Harm)
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To: kristinn

It was worth it just for the click on news anchors.

I nearly choked with laughter at eyelash boy.


6 posted on 11/25/2010 5:25:15 PM PST by Carley (IT'S THREAT ANALYSIS, NOT RACIAL PROFILING)
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To: kristinn

Check out the idiot liberals commenting on the site assuming that Palin made all those gaffes. They are so dense they don’t even get the joke.


7 posted on 11/25/2010 5:26:05 PM PST by Kandy Atz ("Were we directed from Washington when to sow and when to reap, we should soon want for bread.")
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To: kristinn

8 posted on 11/25/2010 5:26:35 PM PST by OwenKellogg (Don't Tread on Me)
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To: kristinn

as soon as I heard her say North Korea I knew they were going to bust her for it. That’s just the way it is with the msm. They never missed an opportunity to broadcast a Bush gaffe. Meanwhile, Ozero is an intellectual giant and he can’t possibly be as dumb as he sounds.


9 posted on 11/25/2010 5:28:36 PM PST by Cinnamon Girl (G-d Bless President Bush. He kept us safe.)
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To: Cinnamon Girl

Glad she provided the links...I had missed a few of those...


10 posted on 11/25/2010 5:34:20 PM PST by who knows what evil? (G-d saved more animals than people on the ark...www.siameserescue.org.)
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To: kristinn
Already posted but the more the merrier. :)

http://www.freerepublic.com/focus/f-chat/2633111/posts

11 posted on 11/25/2010 5:34:40 PM PST by Abbeville Conservative (Sarah Palin, the only cure for the RINO virus.)
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To: Kandy Atz
They are so dense they don’t even get the joke.

The scariest thing is that these people vote and probably more than once if given half a chance.

12 posted on 11/25/2010 5:35:38 PM PST by The Cajun
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To: kristinn

Because of her Muslim faith, she knows when and when not to turn the other cheek.


13 posted on 11/25/2010 5:36:03 PM PST by Gene Eric (Your Hope has been redistributed. Here's your Change.)
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To: Nepeta; PowerPro; Irish Eyes; A. Morgan; Calif4Palin; Jrabbit; t-dude; bgill; OwenKellogg; ...

2nd Look PING!


14 posted on 11/25/2010 5:37:22 PM PST by Virginia Ridgerunner (Sarah Palin has crossed the Rubicon!)
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To: kristinn

Good for Sarah. I love her rapid response policy. You can never, ever let a charge go unanswered. The days are over when the way to defuse conflict was to avoid it.


15 posted on 11/25/2010 5:38:03 PM PST by hampdenkid
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To: Cinnamon Girl
Meanwhile, Ozero is an intellectual giant and he can’t possibly be as dumb as he sounds.

Yes he Can!

16 posted on 11/25/2010 5:38:40 PM PST by meadsjn (Sarah 2012, or sooner)
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To: kristinn

later and thanks!


17 posted on 11/25/2010 5:40:17 PM PST by I_be_tc
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To: Abbeville Conservative
Link.
18 posted on 11/25/2010 5:40:41 PM PST by kristinn (Lowering the IQ on FR since Jul 31, 1998)
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To: kristinn
Unfortunately there are demented ankle-biters here at FR who hate Sarah Palin more than they hate Obama.
19 posted on 11/25/2010 5:43:12 PM PST by bwc2221
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To: kristinn

Thanks Kristinn. In before the PDS brigade.


20 posted on 11/25/2010 5:43:46 PM PST by PA Engineer (Liberate America from the occupation media. There are Wars and Rumors of War.)
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To: kristinn
Unfortunately there are demented ankle-biters here at FR who hate Sarah Palin more than they hate Obama.
21 posted on 11/25/2010 5:46:00 PM PST by bwc2221
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To: kristinn

Nicely done Sarah, except where is the corpseman gaffe and his somehow conflating his “christian” faith with muslim. I guess it was too many gaffes and too little time for Sarah to incorporate all. Get Zero away from his “See and Say” and he confabulates gaffes like a machine gun shoots bullets.

For Barack, to err shows his humanity, a common touch of a gifted politician.

For Sarah, it shows she’s an idiot.

The MSM told me so it has to be true.


22 posted on 11/25/2010 5:48:54 PM PST by Piers-the-Ploughman (Just say no to circular firing squads.)
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To: PA Engineer

How could she leave out muslim faith one


23 posted on 11/25/2010 5:49:07 PM PST by Treeless Branch
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To: kristinn

Awesome, just awesome.


24 posted on 11/25/2010 5:50:55 PM PST by brewferr
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To: kristinn

Ha! Touche Sarah!


25 posted on 11/25/2010 5:51:10 PM PST by Liberty Valance (Keep a simple manner for a happy life :o)
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To: kristinn

4later


26 posted on 11/25/2010 5:52:06 PM PST by harpu ( "...it's better to be hated for who you are than loved for someone you're not!")
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To: kristinn

All together now...

President Sarah Palin.

Has a nice ring to it, doesn’t it?


27 posted on 11/25/2010 5:52:48 PM PST by PowerPro (2010 - Conservative Revolution Reborn! Palin/West 2012)
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To: kristinn

Genius. The left hates to be laughed at. That’s why they despise Rush. Keep laughing Sarah!


28 posted on 11/25/2010 5:52:59 PM PST by Republic of Texas (Socialism Always Fails)
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To: kristinn

Thanks for the post kristinn.


29 posted on 11/25/2010 5:55:11 PM PST by rockinqsranch (Dems, Libs, Socialists, call 'em what you will, they ALL have fairies livin' in their trees.)
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To: kristinn

Go Sarah go.


30 posted on 11/25/2010 5:55:15 PM PST by Sergio (An object at rest cannot be stopped! - The Evil Midnight Bomber What Bombs at Midnight)
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To: kristinn

Sarah Palin talking strait to the American people because the fascist media would never think of it, let alone actually do it.

There is no Free Press in America anymore - only a meulti-media advocacy group for one party’s political ascendancy to total and complete power.


31 posted on 11/25/2010 5:55:37 PM PST by R0CK3T
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To: kristinn

BAM!

Crushing defeat of the MSM - again.

Won’t be long before they start being honest about her.... naaaa - they’re way to libtardish.


32 posted on 11/25/2010 5:55:40 PM PST by Principled (Get the capital back! NRST!)
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To: Rightly Biased

Me, too. She doesn’t sit around and wait to be abused. She attacks. Love it.


33 posted on 11/25/2010 5:55:51 PM PST by altura
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To: kristinn
HAH! - THAT is called "pwnage."

Let the Left's Yakking heads wrap that entry around their bursting heads.

34 posted on 11/25/2010 5:56:24 PM PST by Conservative Tsunami
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To: kristinn
outstanding...

35 posted on 11/25/2010 5:57:30 PM PST by Chode (American Hedonist - *DTOM* -ww- NO Pity for the LAZY)
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To: Treeless Branch
How could she leave out muslim faith one

I was thinking that. Maybe she will use it at a more opportune time such as when obowelmovement shows his long form. ;-)
36 posted on 11/25/2010 5:58:11 PM PST by PA Engineer (Liberate America from the occupation media. There are Wars and Rumors of War.)
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To: kristinn

BOOM!!

Taste My Nightstick!

It's about time someone stood up to these idiots in the media and call them out for the hypocritical fools they are!

37 posted on 11/25/2010 5:58:36 PM PST by JaguarXKE (RINOs be gone!)
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To: kristinn

The US media is nothing more than a party propaganda organ.


38 posted on 11/25/2010 6:00:41 PM PST by spodefly (This is my tag line. There are many like it, but this one is mine.)
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To: kristinn

I shared it on Facebook with the comment: Sarah, you are ineluctable.

I hope some of my lib friends take the bait.


39 posted on 11/25/2010 6:02:43 PM PST by Carlucci (Don't care what religion my president is, as long as he worships -- THE CONSTITUTION!)
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To: kristinn

Heee, I love how she takes an attack and turns it around with humor, and puts her critics in their place.


40 posted on 11/25/2010 6:08:48 PM PST by Nepeta
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To: JaguarXKE

Palin just invented the “snuff” facebook post


41 posted on 11/25/2010 6:09:48 PM PST by unseen1
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To: kristinn

oh man— that was a nasty slap down to the lamestream i’ve ever seen— wow— go sarah go


42 posted on 11/25/2010 6:10:45 PM PST by chicken head
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To: Cinnamon Girl

Amen

But, I believe he is as dumb as he sounds.


43 posted on 11/25/2010 6:11:47 PM PST by Venturer
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To: unseen1

LOL!


44 posted on 11/25/2010 6:12:27 PM PST by JaguarXKE (RINOs be gone!)
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To: spodefly

It must drive the media nuts knowing they aren’t nearly as intelligent as Sarah...


45 posted on 11/25/2010 6:13:23 PM PST by who knows what evil? (G-d saved more animals than people on the ark...www.siameserescue.org.)
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To: bwc2221
Unfortunately there are demented ankle-biters here at FR who hate Sarah Palin more than they hate Obama.

My advice is to ignore them.

46 posted on 11/25/2010 6:14:44 PM PST by upsdriver
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To: kristinn
Obviously, I would have been even more impressed if the media showed some consistency on this issue.

They did show consistency. They consistently bash conservative while giving liberals a free pass.

47 posted on 11/25/2010 6:16:02 PM PST by Hoodat (Don't touch my junk, Bro !)
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To: upsdriver
ignoring a scorpion is a good way to die.
48 posted on 11/25/2010 6:16:42 PM PST by unseen1
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To: kristinn
Down goes Obama. Down goes Obama.
49 posted on 11/25/2010 6:16:44 PM PST by McGruff
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To: altura

And She Tweeks the propagandist as good as Rush does.


50 posted on 11/25/2010 6:18:04 PM PST by Rightly Biased (Do you know how awkward it is to have a political argument with a naked man?)
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