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Sarah Palinís full interview with Hannity (Never mentions Romney's name with GOP nominee)
RightScoop ^ | Monday May 21, 2012

Posted on 05/21/2012 7:14:48 PM PDT by Bigtigermike

Sarah Palin weighs in on Cory Booker’s comments as well as the Romney repudiation and the NC teacher who scolded a student for talking about Obama. And more on the video!

(Excerpt) Read more at therightscoop.com ...


TOPICS: News/Current Events; Politics/Elections
KEYWORDS: elections; obama; palin; revwright; rinoromney; romney; sarahpalin
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Sarah with a cold never mentions Romney as the GOP nominee not once. She said "anybody but Obama" and referred to "the GOP nominee" generically but can't say the name Romney which is interesting. She then rips "some of the GOP operatives have the fighting instinct of Mr. snuffalopagus
1 posted on 05/21/2012 7:14:59 PM PDT by Bigtigermike
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2 posted on 05/21/2012 7:17:34 PM PDT by musicman (Until I see the REAL Long Form Vault BC, he's just "PRES__ENT" Obama = Without "ID")
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To: Bigtigermike

She could have sank Romney early on by getting behind a candidate and campaigning. Why didn’t see? For the same reason nobody stands up too strongly. Have to play along to get along to a certain degree. All the little bones she throws at us doesn’t change our predicament.


3 posted on 05/21/2012 7:18:12 PM PDT by RaisingCain
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To: Bigtigermike

My guess is that she is hoping, praying and waiting for a miracle, just like many of us are.


4 posted on 05/21/2012 7:18:38 PM PDT by Gator113 (***YOU GAVE it to Obama. I would have voted for NEWT.~Just livin' life, my way~)
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To: Gator113

“My guess is that she is hoping, praying and waiting for a miracle, just like many of us are.”

I don’t thing there is going to be a miracle. Judgement on the other hand . . .


5 posted on 05/21/2012 7:20:32 PM PDT by Psalm 144 ("I'm not willing to light my hair on fire to try and get support. I am who I am." - Willard M Romney)
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To: Bigtigermike

I don’t blame her for not mentioning the idiot liberal. Every time I hear his name, I spit. At least she refrained from doing that at least on TV. I imagine she can’t stand the guy like the rest of us.


6 posted on 05/21/2012 7:20:53 PM PDT by napscoordinator (VOTE FOR NEWT!!!!)
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To: Gator113

It hasn’t gotten much attention but a couple of Mitt’s Michigan ringers were tossed out of their republican national committee seats yesterday. Both voted to change the delegate allocation rules after the Michigan primary tie.

Mitt has problems swirling.

http://www.rightmichigan.com/story/2012/5/20/104733/048


7 posted on 05/21/2012 7:26:10 PM PDT by cripplecreek (What does it profit a man if he gains the whole world but loses his soul?)
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To: napscoordinator

Agreed. It will also be a bummer when she endorses the turd. We have many Good, hard working folks that will rise to the occasion of restoring the Republic . They have yet to show themselves. I pray.


8 posted on 05/21/2012 7:26:14 PM PDT by MotorCityBuck ( Keep the change, you filthy animal!)
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To: Gator113
My guess is that she is hoping, praying and waiting for a miracle, just like many of us are.

Rather than waiting, perhaps it's high time to get off our collective arses and make the case for a miracle, as the Founding Fathers did.

9 posted on 05/21/2012 7:26:40 PM PDT by DTogo (High time to bring back the Sons of Liberty !!)
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To: RaisingCain

What Candidate are you suggesting she could have gotten behind?? Not fruitcake Bachmann, No way Santorum, nobody that actually ran was much of anything.

Looking backwards, Perry may have been the best person that actually ran.

For Sure Sarah was my pick, I think she figured it out, people art just to fickle, one minute they love you and the next minute they are against you.

American people are actually stupid, there is not much hope


10 posted on 05/21/2012 7:27:53 PM PDT by Friendofgeorge (SARAH PALIN 2012 OR FLIPPIN BUST)
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To: RaisingCain
BS!! Sarah Palin is a patriot.

She sees the country in a desperate time of need. Like so many of us she didn't get her way but rather than sit in a corner and suck her thumb she is out there getting the job done. And no one gets the job of rat extermination done better than Sarah.

11 posted on 05/21/2012 7:31:03 PM PDT by rodguy911 (FreeRepublic:Land of the Free because of the Brave--Sarah Palin 2012)
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To: Bigtigermike

I plan to vote for Mitt if he is the nominee, I have the opinion he will do a good job.


12 posted on 05/21/2012 7:31:19 PM PDT by Big Horn (Rebuild the GOP to a conservative party)
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To: Bigtigermike

Sarah tells it like it is, no pretensions, I love her.


13 posted on 05/21/2012 7:33:44 PM PDT by izzatzo (Just beat Obama.)
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To: Gator113; Psalm 144; napscoordinator; Bigtigermike

I can only guess...

She may have missed the perfect wave that would have carried her- Perry and the RNC jacked with her timing( plus perhaps some personal quandaries) but an anointing of God doesn’t go away easily. Samson squandered his calling, but was used of God in a mighty way. SP has a front row seat at Tampa- I dare the RNC to silence her at the convention.

She fought a good fight for the best of this nation and did not cower.

Go Sarah! There are many of us who feel as you do about the United States of America.


14 posted on 05/21/2012 7:35:42 PM PDT by One Name (Go to the enemy's home court and smoke his ass.)
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To: RaisingCain
She could have sank Romney early on by getting behind a candidate and campaigning

Yep. Instead Palin just sat on the sidelines and watched as Newt, Rick, etc. split the conservative vote. She watched as Romney took state after state.

Her support would have made a difference. Be she chose not to get in the fray. The irony is that she is now criticizing the fighting instincts of others.

I'm sure I'll take some hits for saying this. But one reason (out of many) why we're stuck with Romney is that Palin did not act when the conservative cause really needed her.

I will now retreat to my bunker.

15 posted on 05/21/2012 7:42:10 PM PDT by Leaning Right (Why am I carrying this lantern? you ask. I am looking for the next Reagan.)
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To: Friendofgeorge
There were only THREE lifelong Republican Conservatives in the primaries. There were nearly a dozen other candidates variously described as RINOs, Libertarians, Democrats.....

Any Conservative is better than no Conservative at all.

16 posted on 05/21/2012 7:47:19 PM PDT by muawiyah
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To: Friendofgeorge

Ultimately, none of the candidates were the best person. Virtually all of them, especially Willard, had no business running, period.

It’s time to draft Scott Walker of Wisconsin for President.


17 posted on 05/21/2012 7:47:56 PM PDT by fieldmarshaldj (If you like lying Socialist dirtbags, you'll love Slick Willard)
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To: Leaning Right
Again, the Conservatives didn't split the vote ~ they got the votes.

The other dozen non-Conservatives split the vote.

18 posted on 05/21/2012 7:48:33 PM PDT by muawiyah
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To: Big Horn

Pay no mind to the fiasco of a mess he left in Massachusetts.


19 posted on 05/21/2012 7:49:23 PM PDT by fieldmarshaldj (If you like lying Socialist dirtbags, you'll love Slick Willard)
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To: RaisingCain; Leaning Right

No she couldn’t, she did everything she could for Newt, gave him pre-primary booster, mini-endorsements, had Todd formally endorse him, and was probably planning the big push after Florida, but Bloody Thursday ended that plan.


20 posted on 05/21/2012 7:52:28 PM PDT by ansel12 ( The first American vote for a man who believes that he will become literally God, an actual deity.)
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To: Bigtigermike
http://q8othug.files.wordpress.com/2011/07/tumblr_lj1ecbiakl1qb4ekl.gif

Get 'em Sarah!

http://www.humanevents.com/images/coulterpalin.jpg

21 posted on 05/21/2012 7:52:52 PM PDT by KC_Lion (I am finished with listening to empty promises of the great GOP saving me in 4 more years.)
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To: RaisingCain

Nonsense. As a Fox News commentator, Sarah is not allowed to formally endorse anyone. But she made it very clear several times that she backed Newt, and her husband formally endorsed Newt, which was a pretty clear signal.

That gave Newt a temporary lift, but unfortunately he was unable to sustain it. Too much baggage.

The candidate who was doing best against Romney turned out to be Rick Santorum. But the libertarians were successfully put off him by numerous Lamestream lies about what he actually said. Rick still came the closest to derailing Romney, and possibly if Sarah had backed him instead, things would have turned out differently.

But she didn’t. She backed Newt. That turned out to be a mistake, but there’s no use worrying about water over the dam.


22 posted on 05/21/2012 7:57:57 PM PDT by Cicero (Marcus Tullius)
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To: ansel12

I watched the election very closely and her interviews. Occasionally there would be a few with some insight or some nuances that got people excited. Most of the time she played it down the middle, being as coy as possible and not doing much of anything. Just like now. Conservatives are making hay over her not mentioning Romney’s name with GOP nominee.

Usually that’s what it comes down to. What she didn’t say. An inflection in her voice. A particular phrase. And even when she did say something negative about Romney, she’d come out and praise him and then all the candidates.

She could have tipped the scales but chose to avoid the fight, while at the same time throwing bones at the conservatives and the GOPe simultaneously.


23 posted on 05/21/2012 7:59:58 PM PDT by RaisingCain
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To: Cicero

“Nonsense. As a Fox News commentator,”


I suspect that’s just an assumption. I’ve never seen any proof that that is part of her contract.


24 posted on 05/21/2012 8:01:02 PM PDT by RaisingCain
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To: Bigtigermike
Here is what Sarah Palin did say:

I'll do whatever I can, of course, to get Anyone But Obama elected to the White House"

25 posted on 05/21/2012 8:05:54 PM PDT by Innovative (None are so blind that will not see.)
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To: Bigtigermike

Me and Sarah are both dealing with colds/flu’s.


26 posted on 05/21/2012 8:09:29 PM PDT by fkabuckeyesrule (Lets institute SARAH-ia law in America!)
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To: RaisingCain

Well, in any case, she made it clear that she was behind Newt, and repeated her support several times. But she couldn’t pick him up and carry him over the finish line. He had her support, and FR’s support, but he still couldn’t cut it, and only was getting about half the votes that Rick was.

I’m still hoping for some conservative candidate other than Romney, but it’s hard to see how that’s going to happen at this point.


28 posted on 05/21/2012 8:10:35 PM PDT by Cicero (Marcus Tullius)
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To: Bigtigermike

29 posted on 05/21/2012 8:11:14 PM PDT by 2ndDivisionVet (Ich habe keinen Konig aber Gott)
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To: cripplecreek

What would be absolutely rich is for somebody else to be chosen the nominee at the convention after Obama and the DNC have spent so much money and time campaigning against Romney.


30 posted on 05/21/2012 8:18:55 PM PDT by abigailsmybaby ("To understan' the livin', you got ta commune wit' da dead." Minerva)
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To: KC_Lion

What could have been still could be- enough to shape things going forward.


31 posted on 05/21/2012 8:21:47 PM PDT by One Name (Go to the enemy's home court and smoke his ass.)
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To: Friendofgeorge

I look forward to writing-in Sarah in the Calif. Rep. Primary.


32 posted on 05/21/2012 8:22:10 PM PDT by super7man
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To: basil

later


34 posted on 05/21/2012 8:26:05 PM PDT by basil (It's time to rid the country of "gun free zones" aka "Killing Fields")
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To: RaisingCain
Billions of so-called “Christians” will inhabit that place, alongside pagans, Buddhists, Mussel men, atheists, Zoroastrians, idolaters, sun worshipers and etc. Quit criticizing a good Christian woman for spurious reasons. When you've gone through 10% of what she's had to endure, come back and let me know.
35 posted on 05/21/2012 8:30:20 PM PDT by 2ndDivisionVet (Ich habe keinen Konig aber Gott)
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To: RaisingCain

Welcome to FR, but Palin did not play coy in her strong support for Newt Gingrich, she was very clear, and even had Todd do a formal endorsement as she did repeated mini-endorsements at opportune times to maximize the effect for Gingrich.

None of us were in doubt of who Palin supported in the primary.


36 posted on 05/21/2012 8:32:34 PM PDT by ansel12 ( The first American vote for a man who believes that he will become literally God, an actual deity.)
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To: 2ndDivisionVet

“Billions of so-called “Christians” will inhabit that place, alongside pagans, Buddhists, Mussel men, atheists, Zoroastrians, idolaters, sun worshipers and etc. Quit criticizing a good Christian woman for spurious reasons. When you’ve gone through 10% of what she’s had to endure, come back and let me know.”


You don’t know me, but you took the time to question my salvation because I criticized your favorite personality for valid reasons. Beyond these little bones here or there, can you tell me what she did to topple Romney or break the deadlock between the candidates that made it impossible to rally against Romney in one total bloc? I always see threads like this on various websites, with every person going ga ga over Palin, biting their nails and at the edge of their seat for hints that she was going to run for President... and now we have Mitt Romney.

Great work for everybody involved! High fives all around!

It’s never wise to embrace the cult of personality. I’ve learned, through long and hard experience, that man always fails you. There are no sacred cows. There are no sacred Palins either.


37 posted on 05/21/2012 8:38:13 PM PDT by RaisingCain
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To: RaisingCain
You won't be here long enough for me to waste my time explaining all that to you. Had you been here during the 2007-2010 period, you'd have seen all the ups-and-downs we went through and all the shenanigans the press, GOP-e and Vichy conservatives got up to.
38 posted on 05/21/2012 8:44:16 PM PDT by 2ndDivisionVet (Ich habe keinen Konig aber Gott)
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To: Bigtigermike
It's been like fraternity rush around here with all the frantic Rombots demanding that we render the blood oath to (whatever his first name is) Romney. I can only surmise that they have been promised (lower level )jobs, maybe assistant to the director or an `ombudsman' of some sort in whatever (blue?) state they live in for their services provided in bullying the rest of us. We're like a herd of cats, aren't we? I continue to maintain that it is in our best interests to keep Mitt (?) guessing. He has in his pocket the lieberal Republicans over at the Weekly Standard, Wall Street Journal and National Review, and, of course, the Blond Disappointment. Of course, those in the middle are shell-shocked and are ready to bail on The Won. So it looks like he has it int he bag, but that still isn't good enough for them. The only pawns he isn't sure about are here and there, and other places, and he knows we aren't sold. Like buying a used car--someone feel free to post the wonderful picture of Used Car Salesman Romney, tooth glinting--you don't walk onto the lot holding out a fist-full of hundreds, and walk over to a particular car and tell a guy like Mitt, "You had me at `Hello'!" As of today I will go into the voting booth not knowing what I will do, and I recommend it to other conservatives as well. For those of you who don't know what I'm talking about, it's called "Let's make a deal." So far all we're hearing from his (vocal) supporters here is, "Just give him a blank check ya schmo, fer cryin' out loud, you know the junker you're driving is no good--trust him, he's GOP, get your a**e** in line. What's wrong with you?!" Nope. Not gonna do it. Wouldn't be prudent. **Express** (that means `written,' for you Romrrhoids) assurances in the party platform would be a good start. `Nuff said. For now. I'm going to go nurse my cluster headache now.
39 posted on 05/21/2012 8:52:49 PM PDT by tumblindice (Our new, happy lives.)
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To: 2ndDivisionVet

“You won’t be here long enough for me to waste my time explaining all that to you. Had you been here during the 2007-2010 period, you’d have seen all the ups-and-downs we went through and all the shenanigans the press, GOP-e and Vichy conservatives got up to.”


I saw all of it. And it couldn’t have been so bad, since if she had run, her fame and reputation would have launched her to the White House no sweat.


40 posted on 05/21/2012 8:53:23 PM PDT by RaisingCain
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To: Friendofgeorge

Agree about Perry. I really don’t like to dwell on where we would be right now if he’d been successful in the debates and continued on his ascent. It makes me sick.

As for Sarah, every time she gets asked about Romney SHE looks ill. I think she will put off actually speaking his name until the last possible moment, but of course she’s going to support the eventual nominee.


41 posted on 05/21/2012 8:53:42 PM PDT by CatherineofAragon (Time for a write-in campaign...Darryl Dixon for President)
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To: tumblindice

Nice picture of two losers.


42 posted on 05/21/2012 9:41:55 PM PDT by HANG THE EXPENSE (Life's tough.It's tougher when you're stupid.)
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To: RaisingCain

We all work with the light we have. Sarah is not a deity. Her efforts to help us get a conservative presidential candidate were obvious, sincere, and within the scope of the constraints on her activity. Neither you nor I know all those constraints, and I for one appreciate what she tried to do. Newt was, IMHO, our best hope for taking a real chainsaw to the budding socialist tyranny. All the others were half measures at best. No intellectual firepower. But no one could match Romney’s financial firepower, nor his ability to convert that firepower into lie-driven carpet bombing runs against his opponents. This is not something Palin or anyone else could do much about. Our only hope, from a human perspective, was us, and we let us down.

You see, I’ve been a candidate locally. I’ve tried my hand at getting people stirred up to do more than post and pout. We needed people to jump in with both feet. Candidates need money. But everybody is too broke to save the Republic. Candidates need people. But everyone is too busy to make the meetings. Maybe they’ll get around to it next time. Or maybe there won’t be a next time. What is lacking is a sense of urgency that matches the dangerous reality in which we now find ourselves.

Just the other day I was talking with the cable guy, trying to see where he’s coming in on the political situation. He didn’t care one bit for politics, just wanted to live his life and be left alone. He was visibly irritated that I even mentioned the subject. He doesn’t realize how his life will change if he doesn’t get energized. He doesn’t realize that getting involved now could literally save his own life later on.

Freedom is something we all have to fight for. Like Sarah said in Wisconsin, we have to do this together. That quote is on my ringtone. People at work hear it regularly, and they know who she is. More importantly, she knows who she is.

You say you are a Christian, and I am happy to take that at face value. Sarah is also a Christian, and one who has made it clear she seeks God’s wisdom for the things she does, in whatever realm. I am prepared to take that at face value too. I believe she has done what she believes God wanted her to do. She is not so arrogant as to think that our success really depended on her, and she has said as much. She knows this truth, that our success in deposing the Marxist depends entirely on the mercy and aid of God, and on our own willingness to carry our own weight, every one of us, in salvaging what remains of our great country.


43 posted on 05/21/2012 10:42:02 PM PDT by Springfield Reformer (Winston Churchill: No Peace Till Victory!)
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To: RaisingCain

“her fame and reputation would have launched her to the White House no sweat.”

I also think Palin would have rallied the conservative base and would have been a good president to get this country back on track from the leftists running us off a cliff.

I’m confused about one thing, though. I saw Newt as having the support of political conservatives, but Santorum having more support with religious, faith based conservatives.

I presumed that Palin would have supported Santorum, and perhaps her political clout may have helped him get the nomination instead of Romney.

If not Palin, at least Santorum or Newt would have been a conservative candidate compared to liberal Romney.


44 posted on 05/21/2012 10:46:38 PM PDT by MikeSteelBe (Austrian Hitler was, as the Halfrican Hitler does.)
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To: Big Horn
I plan to vote for Mitt if he is the nominee, I have the opinion he will do a good job.

Good For You!
I have different plans.

45 posted on 05/21/2012 11:09:35 PM PDT by Publius6961 ("It's easy to make promises you can't keep" - B.H.Obama Feb 23, 2012)
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To: MikeSteelBe

Palin supported Newt, and like many conservatives, did not seem to trust the remade Santorum.


46 posted on 05/21/2012 11:34:49 PM PDT by ansel12 ( The first American vote for a man who believes that he will become literally God, an actual deity.)
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To: Psalm 144
“My guess is that she is hoping, praying and waiting for a miracle, just like many of us are.”

I don’t thing there is going to be a miracle. Judgement on the other hand...

Word.

47 posted on 05/21/2012 11:40:39 PM PDT by Talisker (He who commands, must obey.)
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To: ansel12

Palin supported Newt, and like many conservatives, did not seem to trust the remade Santorum.

Shocking news: Santorum was the same guy in 1994 as he is today. He has no need of being “remade”. I still can’t believe how many savvy folks here bought the Romney-manufactured BS about him. Bob


48 posted on 05/22/2012 12:50:56 AM PDT by alstewartfan ("You were trying to chisel a perfect truth When the instrument broke in your hand." Al Stewart)
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To: MotorCityBuck

“Agreed. It will also be a bummer when she endorses the turd...”

I don’t believe that she ever will given the treatment she received at the hands of the Romney people working for McCain in the 2008 election and during the period post election. They’re the people she went Rogue on!

Sarah may campaign Against Obama with all her heart, but I doubt she’ll spend Any time campaigning for Romney. Nope none at all.....


49 posted on 05/22/2012 12:56:53 AM PDT by Forty-Niner (The barely bare, berry bear formerly known as..........Ursus Arctos Horribilis.)
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To: Leaning Right

“I’m sure I’ll take some hits for saying this. But one reason (out of many) why we’re stuck with Romney is that Palin did not act when the conservative cause really needed her.”

Not to worry, you are doing fine job of self flagellation.


50 posted on 05/22/2012 1:51:35 AM PDT by Sea Parrot (I'll be a nice to you as you'll let me be, or as mean as you make me be.)
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