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CPAC to Palin: ‘Run, Sarah, Run!’
The National Review's The Corner ^ | March 8, 2014 | Eliana Johnson

Posted on 03/08/2014 5:44:57 PM PST by 2ndDivisionVet

The crowd here at the Conservative Political Action Conference gleefully embraces the political figures Democrats and the media love to hate, and it is full of adoration for Sarah Palin.

“You love her because she drives liberals crazy,” the National Rifle Association’s Chris Cox said as he introduced the former Alaska governor and 2008 vice presidential nominee.

Palin delivered the closing remarks at this year’s conference and, in a speech that touched on topics ranging from Obamacare to the Republican establishment to Ted Cruz to the war on women, she brought the audience of approximately 11,000 to its feet repeatedly with the sassiness and attitude that has become her calling card.

“The age of Obama is almost over,” she announced. “This is the end of an error, he is the lamest of lame ducks.”

Palin also launched an assault on the party establishment, which she said is urging Republicans to law low while Obamacare and the president’s feckless foreign policy create problems for Democrats.

“You do interrupt when they are in the process of destroying your country, and that’s what we’re gonna do in 2014,” she said. Audience members interrupted to exclaim, “Run, Sarah, run!” (She garnered just 2 percent in the conference’s annual presidential straw poll.)

Palin’s message to President Obama, who is in the midst of a stand off with Russian president Vladimir Putin over his incursion into Ukraine: ”Mr. President,” she said, “the only thing that stops a bad guy with a nuke is a good guy with a nuke.” Then she acknowledged she should be more understanding in the face of the president’s troubles. “After all, who could have seen this one coming?” she quipped, referring to her 2008 prediction that American inaction in the face of Putin’s invasion of Georgia would encourage him to invade Ukraine.

“I love coming back here because there are always so many young people or, as you’re known by the folks across the river, Obamacare suckers,” she said. “Turns out, you have the change that they were waiting for: You have the $5s, the $10s, and the $20s.”

“They said the train of history was roaring to the left,” she said, “but then, something happened. That ‘Hope and Change’ went from a catchy campaign slogan to a reality and along the way, ‘Hope and Change,’ ‘Yes we can,’ it became ‘No You Can’t': No you can’t log on to the website. No, you can’t keep your health care. No, you can’t make a phone call without Michelle Obama knowing this is the third time you dialed Pizza Hut delivery.”

Pushing back against the Democrats’ claim that the Republican party’s pro-life stance constitutes a war on women, she told the women in today’s audience, of the Democratic party, “Don’t let them use you unless you choose to be their political pawn or just their accessory on their arm. Honey, that’s not liberation, that’s subjugation, and this sisterhood fights against that.”

Palin electrified the audience at last year’s conference by tacitly rebuking New York City mayor Michael Bloomberg, pulling a Big Gulp soda from beneath the podium and taking a big sip. “Shoot, it’s just pop with lo-cal ice cubes in it!” she shrugged, and pumped the cup over her head when she left the stage.

Moments before Palin took the stage, Rand Paul claimed a victory in the conference’s annual presidential straw poll for the second year in a row.

Palin, who heads a political action committee dedicated to backing candidates that she supports, and who will host the show “Amazing America” on the Sportsman Channel starting next month, has not backed a 2016 presidential candidate yet, but did give a special shout out to freshman senator Ted Cruz. “Liberty needs a Congress on Cruz control,” she said, praising Cruz’s all-night filibuster and his attempt to defund Obamacare, which she said had helped to wake people up to the horrors of Obamacare.

Palin offered her own version of “Green Eggs and Ham” after offering praise for Cruz, who read the book on the Senate floor during his filibuster against Obamacare last fall.

“I do not like this Uncle Sam, I do not like this health care scam. I do not like these dirty crooks, or how they lie and cook the books,” she said. The audience laughed and cheered.

“I do not like this spyin’ man, I do not like ‘Oh, yes we can,” she continued. “I do not like this kind of hope, and we won’t take it nope, nope, nope.”


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1 posted on 03/08/2014 5:44:57 PM PST by 2ndDivisionVet
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To: 2ndDivisionVet

And yet … the straw poll — is rigged.


2 posted on 03/08/2014 5:46:21 PM PST by JaguarXKE (1973: Reporters investigate All the President's Men. 2013: Reporters ARE all the President's men)
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To: 2ndDivisionVet

Not only would I vote for her, I would donate and I would man the phone banks, put up signs and go talk to my neighbors.

Christie - I MIGHT hold my nose and vote for him. More likely to vote 3rd party.


3 posted on 03/08/2014 5:50:19 PM PST by taxcontrol
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To: 2ndDivisionVet
Palin offered her own version of “Green Eggs and Ham”

I'm sure she will be sued by the Dr Suess estate first thing Monday morning.

4 posted on 03/08/2014 5:50:32 PM PST by P-Marlowe (There can be no Victory without a fight and no battle without wounds)
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To: 2ndDivisionVet
CPAC to Palin: ‘Run, Sarah, Run!’

About 95% of the people in the Drudge poll are saying "Don't run, Sarah, don't run."

5 posted on 03/08/2014 5:50:58 PM PST by DoodleDawg
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To: DoodleDawg

When they vote for Christie (who, btw, is LOSING to Palin) they’re telling her not to run? Hahahahaha!


6 posted on 03/08/2014 5:51:59 PM PST by 2ndDivisionVet (I will raise $2M for Sarah Palin's next run, what will you do?)
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To: 2ndDivisionVet

She is great at what she does
Neither she nor Cruz should run in 2016


7 posted on 03/08/2014 5:53:29 PM PST by RWGinger
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To: RWGinger

Yeah, let’s nominate Jeb Bush or Chris Christie, right?


8 posted on 03/08/2014 5:55:27 PM PST by 2ndDivisionVet (I will raise $2M for Sarah Palin's next run, what will you do?)
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To: taxcontrol

Not only would I vote for her, I would donate and I would man the phone banks, put up signs and go talk to my neighbors.”

…me too! BIG TIME!


9 posted on 03/08/2014 5:57:35 PM PST by albie
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To: RWGinger

Video

http://hotair.com/archives/2014/03/08/quote-of-the-day-612/


10 posted on 03/08/2014 5:59:00 PM PST by Hojczyk
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To: DoodleDawg
Heartland America is getting obliterated by Obama's leftist policies and the enablers in the GOP.

Governor Palin speaks for middle, rural, and blue collar America and in turn will help raise the spirits of the people in poverty and those who are wealthy through hard work too.

Also, she is the only Republican who will call a spade a spade and will call the Left who they really are.

Accusations of being a Palin "worshiper" or "cult" are strawman-based arguments as conservatives are used to being led around the nose by establishment hack Republicans who promise to spend a little less X amount of dollars on failed socialist programs than Democrats.

The days of holding my nose, or rationing that half a loaf is better than none, are over. If Palin runs, I and millions of other conservatives will release pent-up fury and excitement that will be the political equivalent of detonating a hydrogen bomb.

If Palin does not run and the establishment nominate another weak-tea Republican, then I am retreating further up north to an undisclosed spot and getting prepared for what's coming.

11 posted on 03/08/2014 6:01:54 PM PST by Extremely Extreme Extremist (15 years of FReeping! Congratulations EEE!!)
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To: DoodleDawg

Drudge poll is showing a neck and neck with Cruz and Paul.

Cruz is my choice. ABOLISH THE GODAMN IRS!


12 posted on 03/08/2014 6:03:29 PM PST by unixfox (Abolish Slavery, Repeal the 16th Amendment)
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To: unixfox
Cruz is my choice. ABOLISH THE GODAMN IRS!

I'm leaning toward Cruz myself, though I don't expect the IRS to disappear in my lifetime.

13 posted on 03/08/2014 6:04:47 PM PST by DoodleDawg
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To: 2ndDivisionVet
When they vote for Christie (who, btw, is LOSING to Palin) they’re telling her not to run? Hahahahaha!

About 95% want anyone but her to run.

14 posted on 03/08/2014 6:05:57 PM PST by DoodleDawg
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To: DoodleDawg

Yeah, that’s what they meant when they preferred someone else. So, going by that, 94% don’t want Jebbie, 98% don’t want Jindal, 99.5% don’t want Santorum and etc. Or are you just singling her out because you don’t like her?


15 posted on 03/08/2014 6:09:33 PM PST by 2ndDivisionVet (I will raise $2M for Sarah Palin's next run, what will you do?)
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To: 2ndDivisionVet
Yeah, that’s what they meant when they preferred someone else. So, going by that, 94% don’t want Jebbie, 98% don’t want Jindal, 99.5% don’t want Santorum and etc. Or are you just singling her out because you don’t like her?

I mentioned her because she's the one this thread is about.

16 posted on 03/08/2014 6:11:48 PM PST by DoodleDawg
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To: 2ndDivisionVet

“No, you can’t make a phone call without Michelle Obama knowing this is the third time you dialed Pizza Hut delivery.”

Ha!


17 posted on 03/08/2014 6:12:43 PM PST by 12th_Monkey (One man one vote is a big fail, when the "one" man is an idiot.)
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To: RWGinger; 2ndDivisionVet

I want Sarah as the RNC Chair, hand-picking candidates from Dog Catcher on up. (Like THAT will ever happen, LOL!)

Go with your strengths. The Enemy Media will be RELENTLESS should she run - she needs to work behind the scenes.

Covert Ops have always served me well, as they will America. :)


18 posted on 03/08/2014 6:14:11 PM PST by Diana in Wisconsin (I don't have 'Hobbies.' I'm developing a robust Post-Apocalyptic skill set...)
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To: Diana in Wisconsin

They attacked Milt, who saw eye-to-eye with them on 95% of the issues. Are we cowards now?


19 posted on 03/08/2014 6:22:42 PM PST by 2ndDivisionVet (I will raise $2M for Sarah Palin's next run, what will you do?)
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To: 2ndDivisionVet

Yeah, let’s nominate Jeb Bush or Chris Christie, right?

WHAT’S CRUCIAL IS AMNESTY....EVERYTHING ELSE PALES IN COMPARISON TO THIS NATION DESTROYER...WE CAN PRETTY MUCH SURMISE JEB’S PUSHIN A ‘LET EM IN’ STANCE ...

ANYBODY KNOW CHRISTIE’S?


20 posted on 03/08/2014 6:24:51 PM PST by jimsin
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To: 2ndDivisionVet

Excellent. Go for it Sarah!

Thanks for posting 2nd.


21 posted on 03/08/2014 6:26:42 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: 2ndDivisionVet

And heeeere....sheeee.....is!!!

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oO6C5UwwJTA


22 posted on 03/08/2014 6:27:22 PM PST by bigbob (The best way to get a bad law repealed is to enforce it strictly. Abraham Lincoln)
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To: 2ndDivisionVet

awesome!


23 posted on 03/08/2014 6:28:09 PM PST by GOP Poet
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To: 2ndDivisionVet

I’m not a-skeered!

I’m saying we need to parse our resources. I LOVE Sarah. Hell, I VOTED for her, McLame be d@mned!!

I want to remind you that WE ARE AT WAR and she is our best Secret Weapon. :)


24 posted on 03/08/2014 6:29:47 PM PST by Diana in Wisconsin (I don't have 'Hobbies.' I'm developing a robust Post-Apocalyptic skill set...)
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To: jimsin

Same same, plus he’s a gun-grabber and appoints Islamic judges.


25 posted on 03/08/2014 6:30:27 PM PST by 2ndDivisionVet (I will raise $2M for Sarah Palin's next run, what will you do?)
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To: 2ndDivisionVet
Palin/Cruz or Cruz/Palin.

Either one works for me.

26 posted on 03/08/2014 6:35:18 PM PST by E. Pluribus Unum (If Barack Hussein Obama entertains a thought that he does not verbalize, is it still a lie?)
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To: albie
"“I do not like this Uncle Sam, I do not like this health care scam. I do not like these dirty crooks, or how they lie and cook the books,” she said. The audience laughed and cheered.

“I do not like this spyin’ man, I do not like ‘Oh, yes we can,” she continued. “I do not like this kind of hope, and we won’t take it nope, nope, nope.”

The girls' got style, you have to giver her that.

That's some first class political commentary right there, I don't care who you are.

Sure, Cruz and Paul are serious and articulate advocates of essential conservative principals.

But Palin cuts to the bone and articulates the essentials, emotional, human condition.

I know there's a lot of folks who think she's a well meaning dunce.

Certainly even they must recognize she's a savant and not an idiot.

I'd vote for her for any office. Hell, I'd send money.

27 posted on 03/08/2014 6:36:17 PM PST by Mariner (War Criminal #18)
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To: E. Pluribus Unum

See my tagline.


28 posted on 03/08/2014 6:41:22 PM PST by 2ndDivisionVet (I will raise $2M for Sarah Palin's next run, what will you do?)
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To: E. Pluribus Unum

See my tagline.


29 posted on 03/08/2014 6:41:23 PM PST by 2ndDivisionVet (I will raise $2M for Sarah Palin's next run, what will you do?)
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To: Mariner
That's some first class political commentary right there, I don't care who you are.

Agreed. It's the most astute thing she's ever done, and a message to what Ted Cruz should have done had he the political acumen.

30 posted on 03/08/2014 7:06:05 PM PST by Carry_Okie (ObamaCare: Make them pay; do not delay.)
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To: 2ndDivisionVet
"She garnered just 2 percent in the conference’s annual presidential straw poll."

Yet when Republican voters were polled after Romney's defeat, on the question: "Now that Barack Obama has won re-election, who do you feel is the leader of the Republican party?" - Palin was the number one choice.

She is still the leader of the conservative right, and will trounce all comers if she runs.

31 posted on 03/08/2014 7:21:31 PM PST by Windflier (To anger a conservative, tell him a lie. To anger a liberal, tell him the truth.)
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To: 2ndDivisionVet

“I do not like this Uncle Sam – I do not like his health care plan. I do not like these dirty crooks or how they lie and cook the books […]. I do not like this spyin’ man, I do not like, ‘Oh yes, we can.’ I do not like this spending spree. We’re smart – we know there’s nothing free. I do not like reporters’ smug replies when I complain about their lies. I do not like this kind of hope. And we won’t take it – nope, nope, nope.”


32 posted on 03/08/2014 7:24:51 PM PST by yldstrk ( My heroes have always been cowboys)
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To: DoodleDawg
About 95% of the people in the Drudge poll are saying "Don't run, Sarah, don't run."

Let her announce she's running, and watch what happens to that number. It'll shrink into insignificance before your eyes.

I believe the reason her number is so low in the Drudge poll is because most on our side believe it's too much to hope for that she'll run, so they vote for someone they feel might actually be in it.

33 posted on 03/08/2014 7:27:26 PM PST by Windflier (To anger a conservative, tell him a lie. To anger a liberal, tell him the truth.)
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To: 2ndDivisionVet

Where is the $2 million coming from?


34 posted on 03/08/2014 7:27:54 PM PST by conservative98
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To: P-Marlowe

>>I’m sure she will be sued by the Dr Suess estate first thing Monday morning.

I think that kind of satire is considered fair use.


35 posted on 03/08/2014 7:28:15 PM PST by Lisbon1940
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To: bigbob
OK, watched that video and have something to say about it.

Huey Long and Ronald Reagan and Barack Obama ( Sh!t be upon his name) would be envious of her rhetorical skills,

This woman is the heart and soul of the combined conservative/(l)ibertarian movement.

Damn, I hope I get the chance to vote for her.

36 posted on 03/08/2014 7:29:32 PM PST by Mariner (War Criminal #18)
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To: conservative98

Americans instead of Arabs, Africans, South Americans and other foreigners. I raised over $40,000 for Fred Thompson in the very short time he was campaigning and hundreds of thousands for the GOP in Iowa. I can do it again.


37 posted on 03/08/2014 7:32:27 PM PST by 2ndDivisionVet (I will raise $2M for Sarah Palin's next run, what will you do?)
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To: Lisbon1940
I think that kind of satire is considered fair use.

That won't stop someone from suing her. They might not win, but if they can harass her with a lawsuit, they will.

That is the history of the left with Sarah Palin.

38 posted on 03/08/2014 7:32:39 PM PST by P-Marlowe (There can be no Victory without a fight and no battle without wounds)
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To: 2ndDivisionVet
Moments before Palin took the stage, Rand Paul claimed a victory in the conference’s annual presidential straw poll for the second year in a row.

It’s amazing how much loyalty you can buy with sufficient quantities of weed and fast food.

39 posted on 03/08/2014 7:35:46 PM PST by RichInOC (Palin 2016: The Perfect Storm.)
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To: 2ndDivisionVet

no no fat undiciplined Christie and no Jeb Bush who let his state execute an cent innocent woman


40 posted on 03/08/2014 7:53:49 PM PST by yldstrk ( My heroes have always been cowboys)
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To: taxcontrol

“More likely to vote 3rd party.”

I don’t understand your need to punish our whole country by aiding in electing a President Hitlery.


41 posted on 03/08/2014 7:54:53 PM PST by flaglady47 (Oppressors can tyranize only w/a standing army-enslaved press-disarmed populace)
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To: Carry_Okie
"Agreed. It's the most astute thing she's ever done, and a message to what Ted Cruz should have done had he the political acumen. "

Thank you for the support.

Few in history have experience such adoration from so many and such ridicule from culture of the day.

I', reminded of Reagan in 1976, the first voet I ever cast.

Sarah Palin is the real deal. She's going to run, and win, at some point in our history.

If we last that long.

42 posted on 03/08/2014 8:11:24 PM PST by Mariner (War Criminal #18)
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To: Mariner
Thank you for the support.

That does not mean I think she would be a good president.

Sarah Palin is the real deal. She's going to run, and win, at some point in our history.

She is a great speaker, but, she needs to do the educational groundwork Reagan did with GE and beyond. So far, she has not. Her record as both governor of Alaska and mayor of Wasilla are not encouraging. She was a big spender and instituted byzantine tax schemes on the oil companies who then axed their exploration budgets. Perhaps she has changed, but I need to see evidence of that.

43 posted on 03/08/2014 8:17:29 PM PST by Carry_Okie (ObamaCare: Make them pay; do not delay.)
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To: DoodleDawg

And how many of them are liberal Democrats? Don’t give a rat’s what any poll says frankly.


44 posted on 03/08/2014 8:23:59 PM PST by JaguarXKE (1973: Reporters investigate All the President's Men. 2013: Reporters ARE all the President's men)
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To: 2ndDivisionVet
Sorry guys. Sarah LOOKs a fright on the podium. Whoeva is dressing her and doing her hair oughta be shot. That's a beautiful woman who has been sabotaged ... or at least ill advised.

WTF? Over.

45 posted on 03/08/2014 8:36:21 PM PST by Kenny Bunk ( The Republican Party is in Hospice Care. Hold all contributions.)
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To: Extremely Extreme Extremist

Sarah Palin is Hated for all the Right Reasons

*June 24, 2011*

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Moshe Averick

Generally speaking, I follow the advice of the Talmudic sages who strongly urge caution, and warn of the potential dangers, regarding unnecessary entanglements with politicians or politics in general. I confess that the political arena is a setting that is so foreign and mysterious to me that I am blissfully satisfied to be confined to the bleachers where spectators like myself can sit and watch the three-ring circus which we call the political process. This is not an article about politics. It is about the phenomenon called Sarah Palin and it is rooted in something much deeper than what is generally covered in standard political commentary. (I leave the discussion of her politics to people who, hopefully, understand those issues much better than me.)

No political figure in recent memory has evoked such an immediate and powerful gut reaction from the American people and the media as Governor Sarah Palin (with the notable exception of perhaps President Barack Obama). In the space of roughly 24 hours back in 2008, she went from being the obscure governor of Alaska to the political equivalent of a rock superstar. The cause of this supernova-like explosion onto the political landscape was not due to anything she said or did (nobody knew anything about her at the time), it was due to who she was and is. It was her very presence, the way she looked, the way she spoke, the aura she projected, the vision that people instinctively understood she represented that either churned the stomachs of some, or tugged at the souls and heartstrings of others.

Let me put it a different way: To suggest that the vicious attacks and smears that emanated from certain segments of the media were because of anything in particular that she said or any particular opinion that she held, would be putting the cart before the horse. They attacked what she said because they couldn’t stand her. The general antipathy came first, the specific attacks came afterwards.

The most glaring example, of course, was the “experience” issue. How many times did we hear that Sarah Palin’s lack of “experience” made her unqualified to be a heartbeat away from the Presidency? After all, her entire political career consisted of only a stint as mayor of a small town and being elected to the governorship of Alaska. This, of course, was in comparison to the colossal and extensive “experience” of Barack Obama as a community organizer, a stint as a state legislator, and as the newly elected junior Senator from Illinois. It was obvious to any objective, dispassionate observer that as far as political experience, Sarah Palin and Barack Obama were pretty much even, with Palin clearly in the lead in the area of administrative and executive experience. It is also obvious that the reason why whole legions of journalists ignored these simple facts was that they had no interest in being objective or dispassionate when the subject of Sarah Palin was on the table. When it was recently announced that 24,000 pages of Palin’s emails were being released, one could plainly hear the obscene sound of reporters licking their chops in anticipation of digging up some obscure piece of dirt or hint of scandal which they could gleefully put out over the various newswires.

One might have thought that Governor Palin would have been touted as a poster child for women’s empowerment and feminist ideals. After all, she was a “simple” housewife who made a decision to throw her hat in the political ring, and in short order was elected mayor of her town, governor of her state, and was then chosen by a veteran senator as his presidential running mate. If that doesn’t qualify as a stellar example of “I am woman watch me roar”, then I can’t imagine what would. Instead Sarah Palin is vilified by the very ideologues who should have held her up as a hero.

Is Sarah Palin the best candidate for the GOP in the coming presidential election? I don’t know. I don’t understand those things very well. What I do understand is why she is hated. She is hated because she has a sincere, almost child-like, and unabashed love for her country and the principles upon which it was founded. She is hated because she has a genuine and unshakable commitment to her religious beliefs and to the notion that God is the source of all the values that make this country a shining beacon to the entire world. She is hated because she is profoundly committed to marriage and family as the basis for a truly human society. Her greatest sin of all, and an unpardonable one at that, was having the absolute unmitigated gall to ignore that most sacred of female constitutional rights and to not kill her unborn, down-syndrome child. To add insult to injury, she is not only clearly at peace with that decision, but even worse, she is ecstatically happy with that decision. For that, she will never be forgiven. (“Who the hell does she think she is anyways not to have aborted that retard baby?!”)

Sarah Palin is hated because she seems unable to camouflage her ideals behind a façade of vapid political vagaries; it is not so much that she talks about what she stands for, it is that – love her or hate her – she radiates what she stands for. Should Sarah Palin run for president in 2012? Would she make a good president? Don’t ask me, ask the pundits. I mean it, I really don’t know. I do, however, find a curious satisfaction in observing that at least one political figure is reviled by so many for representing those very values that make human existence meaningful and noble. In other words, those who hate Sarah Palin, hate her for all the right reasons.

Moshe Averick is an ordained orthodox rabbi and author of  the Amazon best-seller, “Nonsense of a High Order: The Confused and Illusory World of the Atheist,” available on Amazon.com and Kindle. He can  be reached via his website: www.RabbiMaverick.com

46 posted on 03/08/2014 8:37:37 PM PST by Bratch
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To: Carry_Okie
"She is a great speaker, but"

Last I heard, that and great boobs was all it took.

Ok, you're right in general principal. Palin needs to show another couple of incidences of gravitas.

I believe that will be forthcoming in the arena of ideas.

Obliquely at first.

Directly by summer of 2015.

47 posted on 03/08/2014 8:37:39 PM PST by Mariner (uely)
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To: flaglady47; taxcontrol; All; JRandomFreeper
“More likely to vote 3rd party.”

I don’t understand your need to punish our whole country by aiding in electing a President Hitlery.

Unless I am mistaken, flaglady47 is a longtime Romney apologist on FR.

Republicans who are willing to elect a functional Democrat under the "Republican" banner rather than risk the opportunity one can predict on the consequences of a 3rd party split no matter which way it goes, a long as it resulted in a plurality victor:

I don't understand your need to punish our whole country by voting for bigger, more intrusive government.

J. Random FR pointed out somewhere back that, basically, if you vote for liberals, you're a liberal. It got me to making a hard admission: when I voted for Meg Whitman, a clone of Romney, I was voting with Republican intentions, but functionally, I was voting Democrat. I was a functional liberal. I was the same when I voted for McCain, and for Arnold Scwarzenegger. Intentions and functions were diametrically opposite.

Functional is what counts.

48 posted on 03/08/2014 8:57:09 PM PST by Finny (Thy word is a lamp unto my feet, and a light unto my path. -- Psalm 119:105)
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To: 2ndDivisionVet
CARSON/PALIN

Unbeatable. Hildabeast won't have a chance.

49 posted on 03/08/2014 9:10:10 PM PST by Salvavida (The restoration of the U.S.A. starts with filling the pews at every Bible-believing church.)
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To: Mariner
Last I heard, that and great boobs was all it took.

I couldn't care less. What I tire of is FReepers getting all worked up, donning their armor, grabbing the lance, and charging off on their steeds at the mere mention of imperfection in Sarah Palin. She has a lot of political talent, but that does not make her an excellent administrator.

In this case, she was in her element as a snarky critic and commentator. It was a very similar speech to her awesome acceptance speech at the 2008 RNC convention. I was as excited as anyone... until I did the background work on her record. After that, it seemed like every time she opened her mouth all I got was rah-rah platitudes.

As to her physical attributes, she may be too pretty to get women to vote for her, but that screechy voice when she gets excited is her worst enemy.

In this case, the delivery was excellent and the commentary absolutely on target. She took Ted Cruz to school on this one.

50 posted on 03/08/2014 9:12:05 PM PST by Carry_Okie (ObamaCare: Make them pay; do not delay.)
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