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Hillary and The Cult of ‘Best and Brightest’: The vindication of Sarah Palin.
The American Spectator ^ | March 6, 2014 | Jeffrey Lord

Posted on 03/06/2014 3:06:37 PM PST by 2ndDivisionVet

Edited on 03/06/2014 3:26:48 PM PST by Admin Moderator. [history]

Two women: Sarah Palin and Hillary Clinton. The first is relentlessly mocked and derided by liberals and the media. The second is still regarded as a paragon of wisdom, despite the fact that her much ballyhooed “reset” of relations with Russia was a total failure, that she misread Syrian President Bashar al-Assad as a "reformer," that she botched health care reform as first lady, and that she blamed her husband's troubles on a "vast right-wing conspiracy."


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TOPICS: Constitution/Conservatism; Editorial; Foreign Affairs; Government; Politics/Elections
KEYWORDS: 2016; hillary; obama; palin
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1 posted on 03/06/2014 3:06:38 PM PST by 2ndDivisionVet
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To: 2ndDivisionVet

Beauty and The Beast,


2 posted on 03/06/2014 3:14:18 PM PST by Dr. Bogus Pachysandra ( Ya can't pick up a turd by the clean end!)
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To: 2ndDivisionVet

Well no one listened because she haZ a screechy voice. If she would have got lessons or something she’d be president now...

;)


3 posted on 03/06/2014 3:19:26 PM PST by Norm Lenhart
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To: 2ndDivisionVet

You forgot handing over Egypt to the Muslim Brotherhood and the eventual retaking of Egypt but with no interest in being allied in America after they screwed a 40 year ally.


4 posted on 03/06/2014 3:20:29 PM PST by Regulator
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To: 2ndDivisionVet

Sure wish Sarah could have been Sec. of State instead of The Beast. Benghazi would never have happened.


5 posted on 03/06/2014 3:21:55 PM PST by miserare (2014--The Year We Fight Back!)
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To: 2ndDivisionVet

I think Hillary is the reason Obama won in 2008.
People didn’t want the media’s pick.


6 posted on 03/06/2014 3:23:05 PM PST by CMailBag
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To: Norm Lenhart

I wish I had a $5 bill for every idiot that has posted something like that to me since she came on the scene. I’d buy a nice car.


7 posted on 03/06/2014 3:23:26 PM PST by 2ndDivisionVet (I will raise $2M for Sarah Palin's next run, what will you do?)
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To: 2ndDivisionVet

It is a mystery that so many Republicans allow the media and pundits so much power when picking our candidates.


8 posted on 03/06/2014 3:24:18 PM PST by RginTN
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To: 2ndDivisionVet

Well at least you can sleep well knowing all their efforts went toward keeping Palin out of office and Barry and his RINO cheer squad in.

Because they are staunch rock ribbed conservatives.


9 posted on 03/06/2014 3:25:43 PM PST by Norm Lenhart
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To: 2ndDivisionVet

!


10 posted on 03/06/2014 3:34:26 PM PST by skinkinthegrass (The end move in politics is always to pick up a gun..0'Caligula / 0'Reid / 0'Pelosi)
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To: RginTN

The ruling elite and only the ruling elite pick and approve who the US president and the VP is going to be. Search Bohemian Club in Gernville CA. The members of that club approved Ronald Reagan on one condition, Reagan had to choose GH Bush as his VP. Had Reagan refused, he would never have been president.


11 posted on 03/06/2014 3:41:27 PM PST by drypowder
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To: Norm Lenhart
"Well no one listened because she haZ a screechy voice. If she would have got lessons or something she’d be president now..."

Karl ...... is that you?

12 posted on 03/06/2014 3:49:23 PM PST by Old Badger (Don't bother me! I still like Palin because she will tell like it is!)
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To: Regulator

I’ve seen no evidence over the last 30 years that the East Coast ivy league is capable of producing great leaders and thinkers.

This decay has somewhat mirrored the westward travel of high technology from Route 128 to California. Of course, the producers and wealth-makers can’t rely upon entrenched “old-boy” networks like the political class can - for a while, anyway.


13 posted on 03/06/2014 3:51:06 PM PST by The Antiyuppie ("When small men cast long shadows, then it is very late in the day.")
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To: Old Badger

Nah, I’m just mocking the ‘Staunch rock ribbed Freepers” who seem to have an incurable case of PDS. It’s sorta like Tourettes Syndrome in that every time they hear the word “Palin” or see it on FR. they break down into inappropriate vocalizations/typing and something like “Palin screeches” always comes out.

They need help but like an alky ditching a 12 step meeting, they don’t want to hear they have a problem.

So I mock them.


14 posted on 03/06/2014 3:55:59 PM PST by Norm Lenhart
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To: 2ndDivisionVet

Good article.


15 posted on 03/06/2014 4:14:33 PM PST by Sans-Culotte (Psalm 14:1 ~ The fool says in his heart, “There is no God.”)
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To: Sans-Culotte

According to SNL, Sarah Palin was worse for mclame than vietnam.

In their fake news skit, they had his picture. Story: AZ reps censured mclame. Then showed a picture of vietnam, and asked, was this the worst for him? No, then showed a picture of SP. TURNED MY FRIGGIN STOMACH.

Yeah, Sarah Palin was worse for mclame than vietnam?

I think this country is doomed. Really. The illiterate electorate will remain after the present cancerous tumor is excised.


16 posted on 03/06/2014 4:20:43 PM PST by bicyclerepair (The zombies here elected alcee hastings. TERM LIMITS ... TERM LIMITES)
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To: Norm Lenhart
Got it! :O)
17 posted on 03/06/2014 4:21:20 PM PST by Old Badger (Don't bother me! I still like Palin because she will tell like it is!)
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To: Old Badger

There were a couple more the other day doing the screeches routine. None of them can explain how anyone got elected before radio though. Few people ever saw or heard their candidates back then...just read their IDEAS. I mean if someone’s voice is the difference between voting for them or not, how shallow can one be?

It’s funny to me in a pathetic way. Trouble is, they do it without repercussion and then people wonder why the general public still thinks Palin is an idiot/whatever. Well perhaps the public can point to their ‘rock ribbed conservative’ neighbor who spreads leftist memes as one explanation for the problem. No they ABSOLUTELY can.


18 posted on 03/06/2014 4:29:32 PM PST by Norm Lenhart
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To: Norm Lenhart

Hillary Clinton’s voice, when not carefully scripted and controlled, quickly rises to a screechy, hectoring nastiness that makes a man’s testicles recede up into his neck and makes most women taste aluminum.


19 posted on 03/06/2014 4:29:48 PM PST by Ouderkirk (To the left, everything must evidence that this or that strand of leftist theory is true)
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To: Ouderkirk

I totally agree. And yet the shallow idiots consider the smartest woman in the world. While supposedly logical and clear thinking ‘conservatives’ dismiss Palin on a far less abrasive voice.

The stupid...it burns.


20 posted on 03/06/2014 4:32:06 PM PST by Norm Lenhart
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