Skip to comments.Sarah Palin MUST lead the ZOT against Obamacare!!!
Posted on 07/20/2009 10:51:50 PM PDT by Sarah SupporterEdited on 07/21/2009 5:04:11 PM PDT by Admin Moderator. [history]
You all know that the country is going through a war against the socialized medicine that Obama is trying to rush through.
And what I want to know is, where is Sarah in all this?
This is the greatest fight for freedom in history, and she should be out in front.
The liberals are so scared of her that if she opposed Obamacare it would not have a chance.
when she quit being governer I figured she was going to stand up for american freedoms, but she has just not been out front.
America needs a leader now and she is the one america is waiting for to stop obama. I hope she is meeting right now with the top GOP leaders to figure out how she is going to come out against Obamacare before it is too late!
She is still the Governor of Alaska until July 31, 2009.
Shouldn’t your man Mitt Romney be leading the charge?
Welcome to FreeRepublic.com Sarah Supporter.
Governor Palin doesn’t have to lead any fight at all.
If YOU care about YOUR healthcare; YOU get involved.
After learning what this Bill has in it, it’s time for us all to lead the way on health care instead of waiting for others to take the lead.
I’m not depending on anyone else but me and I’m mad as hell!
She will come out against Obama care, but she doesn’t “have” to do anything really, except be Sarah.
How old are you?
“quit”???? ... sniff, sniff......
Is it the 31st? Somehow I remember it as the 26th.
Clever, signing up as a Palin supporter to diss Sarah Palin. So who do you really support?
Fie Fi Foe Frum
I smell the stench of sockpuppet scum.
“I hope she is meeting right now with the top GOP leaders.”
Oh lord, I sure hope she isn’t hangin’ with that sorry bunch.
Perhaps you should quit worrying about where Sarah Palin is, and worry about where you are, since you seem to be lost. This is a serious political discussion forum, which doesn’t take kindly to people posting incoherent pointless threads on the first day they’re registered here (or ever, but old-timers get some leeway).
WHAT are *those*? The wannabee Viking Puppies?
I smell a troll. Celtic Diva, is that you?? It is NOT Sarah’s job to bring down ObamaCare, that is the job of the Senate and the House. Even if Sarah does speak out against ObamaCare, it won’t change anything, she is just one voice, it is up to all of us to stop this crap before it gets passed
LOL! Why not, where does it say just kitties get to have all the fun? ;-)
ya what Cindy said.
You could be right. I’m working from a 68 year old memory.
Thank you happinesswithoutpeace.
Current GOP = Douche bag bag carriers.
Oh, brilliant idea. Except for one thing. She’s not stupid and neither are we. I realize the attacks on Bush to divert attention are failing to work since he’s actually not in office anymore, but Sarah will not be your diversion to distract the American people from what is being attempted by your party.
My guess is that it is an anti Palin freeper or ex freeper, not a democrat.
Hey thanks for straitening me out that she did not quit the governor job.
Now I thought there would be a lot more support here for Sarah coming out and taking the lead against Obama.
He’s pushing for his socialism every day and where is she?
hey thanks for straitening me out, she is no quitter, for sure!
Relax. Wait till she officially leave office up in Alaska. Then She’ll be down her leading the fight against the Obama socialist agenda.
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Her resignation doesn’t take effect until July 26th. After that look for the fireworks. You undoubtedly witnessed the reaction to her cap and trade op/ed. She didn’t really say anything that others haven’t said, but the 0bama crowd knows that whatever Palin says people listen to, and they know that what she says makes sense, because it’s ground in good old fashioned common sense.
I’m sure a op/ed on 0bamacare is in the works, and will be released late this week or early next week.
As soon as she’s free, watch for the fireworks to begin for real.
Sarah’s not your sock puppet.
Sarah Supporter ... huh?
Well you are on the correct forum as there are lots of Sarah supporters here. You should feel right at home. Have fun, enjoy and take care.
Obama care...... Look for Jindal to come to the front on this one. Give him some support if you truly want this mess defeated.
Oh lord, I sure hope she isnt hangin with that sorry bunch.
Key word hangin’...that would just about tear it for me...she is my last hope for someone on the national stage that can lead us somewhere I want to be...
Hey thanks for all the Sarah Support on this board!!!
You know it makes me real frustrated that we are all waiting for the ultimate show down... Sarah vs. Lying Kenyan Muslin Socialist... and we all know how that is going to turn out! But why is it taking so long???
ANd another thing that frustrates me is the liberal media keeps attacking her and saying mean things like she quit her governor job and they make her look all retarded and stuff, and it’s so not true.
She is our next president! ANd then liberals look out!!!!!!!
We need better trolls.
“Hey thanks for all the Sarah Support on this board!!! You know it makes me real frustrated that we are all waiting for the ultimate show down... Sarah vs. Lying Kenyan Muslin Socialist... and we all know how that is going to turn out! But why is it taking so long??? ANd another thing that frustrates me is the liberal media keeps attacking her and saying mean things like she quit her governor job and they make her look all retarded and stuff, and its so not true. She is our next president! ANd then liberals look out”
This is not very funny anymore, troll...”retarded” in re to Sara Palin will get you a lot of pain from me, whoever you are...and don’t say “it’s them saying it not me” you stupid SOB...
Hey I’m sorry if I said the wrong thing again... jeez you people have a lot of rules on this board.
Any way I did not say she was a retard, it’s what the liberal media wants you to think... and they do that because they are so afraid of her, she is going to lead AMERICA to greatness like it used to be, and they hate that, they want AMERICA to fail.
“Hey Im sorry if I said the wrong thing again... jeez you people have a lot of rules on this board.”
I don’t know if you are an idiot or a troll or both...but get away from me...I mean it...
Pay attention noob. She's throwing off the yoke of political correctness. She has 5 more days until she is free. Until then what can YOU do to stop Congress from passing these pigs? That's a question you need to ask yourself.
Oh and I didnt mean that America is not great now, it is real great, but it could be greater if we got rid of all the SOCIALISTS and lying gun grabbing Muslim kenyan liars.
Well hey buddy dont get mad at me, we are all AMERICANS here.
And I am sorry if I cant express myself real pretty like Obama, but I do not have a lot of fancy elite ivy degrees like him and his LIBERAL scum allies.
It just makes me real mad when they call Sarah “Balin’ Palin” and they say she is not fit to run a hot dog stand. And that she talks all confused and stuff. Well, there was another AMERICA hero who talked all confused. and I think you know who I am talking about.
They hate her because she is so good and a Christian.
There’s nothing they hate more than good people who are Christian and want to take AMERICA back from the illegals and lying LIBERALS socialist who want to take all our freedoms away.
Why do they hate America so much? I dont know but I know Sarah makes them real, real nervous so they have to attack her and that is what made her NOT QUIT from the governors job.
But now she has thrown off the yolk of political correctness and doesnt have governor responsibilities and stuff, there will be less to attack her with. And you can tell that makes the LIBERALS real mad. She is out smarting them at every turn!
Well hey buddy dont get mad at me, we are all AMERICANS here. It just makes me real mad when they call Sarah Balin Palin and they say she is not fit to run a hot dog stand.
What part of stop posting to me do you not understand, dimwit? I don’t want your crappy posts in my box...
Well if they wannabee Viking Puppies, they’ll need to learn to look tougher. A LOT tougher. Bare their fangs and stuff. Otherwise the Viking Kitties will laugh at them mercilessly.
What do they all think of Governor Romney? Could he help us?
Hey there are two things I know about Romney, 1. he is not Sarah and 2. he is not a Christian (Morman).
Sarah has been lifted up by Lord Jesus Christ to be put above all the tribes of the Earth in judgement.