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DID SARAH PALIN REALLY SAY THE 'C' WORD? (Cajones)
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Posted on 08/01/2010 10:56:39 AM PDT by geraldmcg

I'm not sure if we can believe anything in The Washington Post but this one needs mentioning even if they fabricated the story since it has to do with actually making Sarah Palin look good.

What's wrong with this picture? Since when would the WaPo want to make a conservative like Palin look good under any circumstances?

Nonetheless, Matt DeLong of the Washington Post quoted Sarah Palin as saying Barack Obama lacks 'the cojones' to tackle immigration.

Here's the exact quote, copied and pasted from the WaPo story:

Former Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin said Sunday that Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer (R) has "the cojones" that President Obama "does not have" to take on illegal immigration.

So, our conclusion on this matter is that although WaPo loves to trash Palin, this time they just couldn't resist putting in the Palin cojones quote, thus giving her a backhanded compliment.

By the way, the WaPo article ended with this just posted update:

Update: This may be the most high-profile political use of the word "cojones" by an American woman since then-U.S. ambassador to the United Nations Madeleine Albright famously said that Cuba's shooting down of planes flown by anti-Castro exiles was "not cojones" but "cowardice."

WebToday article: http://www.888webtoday.com


TOPICS: Candidates; General Discussion; Issues; RLC News
KEYWORDS: aliens; balls; cajones; cojones; elections; immigration; janbrewer; mattdelong; military; obama; palin; politics; sarahpalin; sb1070
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1 posted on 08/01/2010 10:56:43 AM PDT by geraldmcg
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To: geraldmcg

She DID say it, and I APPLAUDED in complete agreement with her...media, go suck an egg.


2 posted on 08/01/2010 10:58:38 AM PDT by FrankR (It doesn't matter what they call us, only what we answer to....)
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To: geraldmcg

I’ve always known the Marxist in Chief has no balls..about damn time someone go on TV and actually say it. BRAVO Sarah..BRAVO


3 posted on 08/01/2010 10:59:51 AM PDT by Sarah Barracuda
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To: geraldmcg

Of course she said it, she’s not in the republican leadership!


4 posted on 08/01/2010 11:01:24 AM PDT by DCmarcher-976453 (SARAH PALIN 2012)
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To: FrankR

Obama...go suck...nevermind...he doesn’t need my encouragement.


5 posted on 08/01/2010 11:01:49 AM PDT by Gadsden1st
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To: Sarah Barracuda
Tina Fey got it wrong. It wasn't Russia, but Cojones, and even from her house in Alaska she could see that Obama doesn't have any.

(There putting that old canard to good use in a double recycle bin).

She said it on the Chris Wallace show today too!

6 posted on 08/01/2010 11:02:52 AM PDT by muawiyah
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To: geraldmcg

I ask myself why she said the word in Spanish when it is just as disgusting and offensive in Spanish as the word is in English. Did she think it suddenly made it okay as long as it was not in English?

She needs to stick to the one language she knows.


7 posted on 08/01/2010 11:05:36 AM PDT by Gatún(CraigIsaMangoTreeLawyer)
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To: geraldmcg
This is the "Sarah" America likes. Straight talk.

IMO, America (real Americans; not the looters) is ready to roll up its sleeves and get busy righting the country. There is no more time for mealy mouthed politicians messing about with more social experiments.

The emperor has no balls and he's just been called on it.

8 posted on 08/01/2010 11:05:58 AM PDT by Michael Barnes (Call me when the bullets start flying.)
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To: geraldmcg
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9 posted on 08/01/2010 11:06:00 AM PDT by CommieCutter (A Centrist Democrat is now defined as: between Socialism and Communism.)
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To: muawiyah

Yep I just heard it. The video of the interview has been posted online. Just watch the media get all wee wee’d up over this LOL I can’t wait. Get the popcorn. How is Obama gonna prove he has balls, is he gonna pull down his pants and prove it..God I hope not..


10 posted on 08/01/2010 11:08:19 AM PDT by Sarah Barracuda
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To: GatĂșn(CraigIsaMangoTreeLawyer)
ask myself why she said the word in Spanish when it is just as disgusting and offensive in Spanish as the word is in English. Did she think it suddenly made it okay as long as it was not in English? She needs to stick to the one language she knows.

Don't be a Jackass, lots of people use the Spanish word instead of saying balls. What a frickin' jerk you are.

11 posted on 08/01/2010 11:08:27 AM PDT by calex59
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To: geraldmcg

La palabra esta “cojones”.


12 posted on 08/01/2010 11:10:14 AM PDT by Southern Partisan (One issue voter...and it ain't abortion.)
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To: GatĂșn(CraigIsaMangoTreeLawyer)
Umm...it may be "Spanish", but it is also slang that many of us "common folks" use. She's right on two fronts with this; she brings focus with a single word to the illegal problem in AZ. and the weakness problem in D.C.

If you have not heard her actually comment on this; it just played again here on the East Coast on FNC...It's so "matter of factly" and spoken like many of us would in casual conversation.

13 posted on 08/01/2010 11:10:21 AM PDT by Michael Barnes (Call me when the bullets start flying.)
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To: geraldmcg

no habla espanol, but is it “cojones” or “cajones?”


14 posted on 08/01/2010 11:11:01 AM PDT by eCSMaster (He promised hope; he gave us hype. He promised change; he gave us chains!)
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To: geraldmcg

Since when did “cojones” become the C word? I thought that referred to an offensive term for - er - a part of the female anatomy.

I suppose she could have said balls rather than cojones; does that make it the B word?

The only thing I don’t like is when people mis-spell it as cajones, which means either large boxes or crates or dresser drawers...


15 posted on 08/01/2010 11:11:54 AM PDT by livius
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To: geraldmcg

For you folks in Rio Linda, it means “balls”.


16 posted on 08/01/2010 11:13:20 AM PDT by aSeattleConservative
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To: geraldmcg
Listening to her full interview, I almost want to use the word decimate pertaining to her teeing off on Bambster and the Democrats. I'll have to go with eviscerate since she went way beyond 1/10 of the losers in D.C.

She just destroyed multiple fronts of the left.

17 posted on 08/01/2010 11:14:13 AM PDT by Michael Barnes (Call me when the bullets start flying.)
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To: GatĂșn(CraigIsaMangoTreeLawyer)
She needs to stick to the one language she knows.

Do you have any rational adult commentary to offer or is this sort of personal attack childishness all your intellect is capable of producing?

18 posted on 08/01/2010 11:14:48 AM PDT by MNJohnnie (The problem with Socialism is eventually you run our of other peoples money. Lady Thatcher)
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To: DCmarcher-976453
Of course she said it, she’s not in the republican leadership!

Sad but very true.

19 posted on 08/01/2010 11:14:59 AM PDT by mainepatsfan
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To: geraldmcg

I hope she did say it. I started using that expression about Gore when Dems tried playing “gravitas” against W.


20 posted on 08/01/2010 11:15:35 AM PDT by Tanniker Smith (There is neither honesty, manhood nor good fellowship in thee.)
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To: calex59

So, my question still stands why Spanish and not English, hijo de p... maricon.


21 posted on 08/01/2010 11:15:43 AM PDT by Gatún(CraigIsaMangoTreeLawyer)
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To: GatĂșn(CraigIsaMangoTreeLawyer)

I remember when we used to use the term spineless, both gender neutral and to the point without coarsening public discourse. It’s annoying and disappointing, but God’s Name being used irreverently bothers me far more.


22 posted on 08/01/2010 11:17:44 AM PDT by skr (May God confound the enemy)
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To: eCSMaster

If you put it on a sign do it “C. O. JONES” ~


23 posted on 08/01/2010 11:18:41 AM PDT by muawiyah
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To: geraldmcg

Palin and Brewer are two of very few in American politics today who are entitled to have their names and that word used in the same sentence.


24 posted on 08/01/2010 11:19:14 AM PDT by EDINVA
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To: GatĂșn(CraigIsaMangoTreeLawyer)
I ask myself why she said the word in Spanish when it is just as disgusting and offensive in Spanish as the word is in English. Did she think it suddenly made it okay as long as it was not in English?

She needs to stick to the one language she knows.

FR needs an ignore button for people like you.

25 posted on 08/01/2010 11:19:17 AM PDT by adm5 (AMERICA HAS ONLY GOD AND THE SECOND AMENDMENT LEFT TO SAVE THE REPUBLIC. by: LibLieSlayer 3/18/10)
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To: GatĂșn(CraigIsaMangoTreeLawyer)
She could have said wevos (however eggs is spelled). Or how about these things I just cut off of Levi?
26 posted on 08/01/2010 11:19:50 AM PDT by Mark was here (It's either Obama or America. There cannot be both.)
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To: GatĂșn(CraigIsaMangoTreeLawyer)
A language that uses coño (the real C word) as a routine expletive has different standards...this is less common in peninsula Spanish, but incredibly common in Latin American Spanish, and I've heard all sorts of people, including cultivated women, use it.

Still, I don't see anything wrong in Palin's use of cojones. Probably in English she would have said guts, but everybody in the US now knows what cojones are, so I don't think there's anything wrong with her using this word. It's just the American English language adopting another useful foreign loan word (like pizza...).

27 posted on 08/01/2010 11:20:18 AM PDT by livius
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To: GatĂșn(CraigIsaMangoTreeLawyer)
Because it fit the context of the statement she was making about AZ and the border. It is a little thing called "style".

We are sorry that such an abstract concept as style is so bewildering to your limited intellect.

28 posted on 08/01/2010 11:20:28 AM PDT by MNJohnnie (The problem with Socialism is eventually you run our of other peoples money. Lady Thatcher)
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To: GatĂșn(CraigIsaMangoTreeLawyer)

Subtlety. Something I would think someone like you would get without having been told.


29 posted on 08/01/2010 11:20:36 AM PDT by Tennessean4Bush (An optimist believes we live in the best of all possible worlds. A pessimist fears this is true.)
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To: geraldmcg; eCSMaster

Oh, and another thing, looking at the title, “DID SARAH PALIN REALLY SAY THE ‘C’ WORD? (Cajones).” I don’t object to the Word “cajones” since that means “box.”

So I guess she was saying he didn’t have boxes. LOL!!!!


30 posted on 08/01/2010 11:21:55 AM PDT by Gatún(CraigIsaMangoTreeLawyer)
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To: eCSMaster

See my post #15. It’s cojones (with an o).


31 posted on 08/01/2010 11:22:00 AM PDT by livius
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To: Mark was here

LOL! Those would be huevos. Somebody had to get those things off of him. What an idiot he is.


32 posted on 08/01/2010 11:24:40 AM PDT by livius
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To: GatĂșn(CraigIsaMangoTreeLawyer)

How did you manage to get a law degree and still remain this wonderfully ignorant of basic public speaking skills?


33 posted on 08/01/2010 11:25:07 AM PDT by MNJohnnie (The problem with Socialism is eventually you run our of other peoples money. Lady Thatcher)
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To: adm5

An ignore button? Heck with that no one would read my posts.


34 posted on 08/01/2010 11:26:12 AM PDT by Mark was here (It's either Obama or America. There cannot be both.)
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To: Michael Barnes

“She’s right on two fronts with this; she brings focus with a single word to the illegal problem in AZ. and the weakness problem in D.C.”

Michael, I am not going to argue that because I belive you are right. I will concede.


35 posted on 08/01/2010 11:26:40 AM PDT by Gatún(CraigIsaMangoTreeLawyer)
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To: geraldmcg

Perhaps she should have said “Gonads”... more gender neutral :)


36 posted on 08/01/2010 11:27:13 AM PDT by OCC
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To: GatĂșn(CraigIsaMangoTreeLawyer)
She used the Spanish word on purpose and it's proper and amusing that she did.

Illegals coming over the border from Mexico speak Spanish. Her use of the word "cojones" shows ironic wit.

It would be hard to imagine someone incapable of figuring this out...and I didn't have to. There you are in all your splendor.

37 posted on 08/01/2010 11:27:50 AM PDT by Chunga (I Have Supported J.D. Since The Day He Announced)
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To: geraldmcg

Got Cahones?

38 posted on 08/01/2010 11:31:07 AM PDT by McGruff (How's that Hopey Changey thingy workin for ya?)
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To: GatĂșn(CraigIsaMangoTreeLawyer)

You attack Palin in previous threads for “having a screechy voice” and “plastic smile”. You call Obama “the Kenyan bastard”. Yet she uses a descriptive term that is in common usage in the United States to pithily describe his inaction on the border and you suddenly rediscover your delicacy, pronouncing it “disgusting and offensive”.

The English word “hypocrite” comes to mind. Try that one on for size. Fits you to a tee.


39 posted on 08/01/2010 11:31:21 AM PDT by Brices Crossroads
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To: GatĂșn(CraigIsaMangoTreeLawyer)

Those mexicans take over a chunk of our country, demonstrate openly in OUR streets, then that gives Sarah the right to say anything she wants *in spanish*. Common sense,, screw their sensitivities.


40 posted on 08/01/2010 11:32:42 AM PDT by DesertRhino (I was standing with a rifle, waiting for soviet paratroopers, but communists just ran for office)
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To: geraldmcg

Sounds like something she would say. She has a habit of telling the truth.


41 posted on 08/01/2010 11:33:02 AM PDT by Jedidah
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To: geraldmcg

If you want to see what Palin was talking about, go to Drudge and look at the pic of Obama. He looks so skinny, shrimpy, wimpy and nerdy, I didn’t even recognize him. He is one of the least masculine people I have ever seen. On the View. Whoopi looked 10x as masculine, no exaggeration.


42 posted on 08/01/2010 11:33:53 AM PDT by Fantasywriter
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To: GatĂșn(CraigIsaMangoTreeLawyer)

I have one word to describe your post: merde.


43 posted on 08/01/2010 11:34:29 AM PDT by Bernard Marx (I don’t trust the reasoning of anyone who writes then when they mean than.)
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To: livius

I don’t use coño. I can’t get myself to use that word. “Ajo” or “caramba” are as far as I go. Oh, sometimes “que vaina” slips out, but that is at home.


44 posted on 08/01/2010 11:35:16 AM PDT by Gatún(CraigIsaMangoTreeLawyer)
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To: geraldmcg

I applaud her for saying 0bama has no cajones (which of course is the truth — Michelle has that boy’s little marbles in a lockbox), but I personally prefer using the word “spine” or “guts” to describe gutsy females (like Brewer).


45 posted on 08/01/2010 11:40:58 AM PDT by Mr. Mojo
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To: GatĂșn(CraigIsaMangoTreeLawyer)

And your question is still as stupid as it was the first time around, and I answered it. The answer? Once again, many people use the spanish term for balls, no special reason. BTW, it was not disgusting for her to use the term it is disgusting for Bozo to ignore the border and to refuse to enforce the law and, yes, Palin is correct, Bozo has no balls or spine for that matter.


46 posted on 08/01/2010 11:41:11 AM PDT by calex59
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To: GatĂșn(CraigIsaMangoTreeLawyer)

Really guy? Then why were those “cube” fighter pilots keep chattering on about “boxes”. Quit playing spelling games and advocating for your linguistic bretheren, and join the American side in this fight.

If our nations laws aren’t OPEN SEASON for us to use their language and traditions any way we please. Thats the deal hijo, guess they forgot to read that?


47 posted on 08/01/2010 11:41:51 AM PDT by DesertRhino (I was standing with a rifle, waiting for soviet paratroopers, but communists just ran for office)
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To: geraldmcg
The Spanish word for "big boxes" carries no social or cultural stigma, that I know of...
48 posted on 08/01/2010 11:44:29 AM PDT by Publius6961 ("In 1964 the War on Poverty Began --- Poverty won.")
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To: Bernard Marx

LOL!!!

Now we are into some kind of French.

The Spanish word is so much better. It has a better ring to it.


49 posted on 08/01/2010 11:44:37 AM PDT by Gatún(CraigIsaMangoTreeLawyer)
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To: GatĂșn(CraigIsaMangoTreeLawyer)
I ask myself why she said the word in Spanish when it is just as disgusting and offensive in Spanish as the word is in English.

Because if they attack her over this, they're anti-Hispanic!

50 posted on 08/01/2010 11:45:58 AM PDT by Extremely Extreme Extremist (Mexico is the U.S. version of Hamas)
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