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Chris Wallace on Palin Interview: First Time I Ever Thought ‘This Women Is A Serious Candidate’
MediaIte ^ | 6.5.11 | Matt Schneider

Posted on 06/05/2011 12:13:24 PM PDT by rface

After interviewing Sarah Palin, Chris Wallace talked about her with his panel of guests and revealed that he was very impressed with her appearance. Unlike previous times when he interviewed her, Wallace noticed “this wasn’t just ‘you betcha’ – she was pretty sharp on the issues.”

Wallace was eager to see if anyone else agreed with his review of Palin’s interview:

“I thought she was a boffo performance today. It was the first time that I ever saw her and thought ‘this woman is a serious – if she decides to run – candidate for President. And a serious possibility to be President.’”

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CLICK for the link to the FOX video towards middle of page and watch Mara Liason and others comment

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TOPICS: Front Page News; News/Current Events; Politics/Elections
KEYWORDS: 2012; boffo; chriswallace; elections; obama; palin; romney; sarah; sarahpalin
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To: MarkeyD

Watched a documentary on Huey Long. Huey was smart, as smart as or smarter than Newt. But when he went to Washington, he did had this “stemwinder” style that appealed to farmers. (Lincoln had the same style, so he did not give speeches like Roland Massey did in the film “Abe Lincoln in Illinois.” but flung his arms around and moved his feet. Toward the end, as he started seriously about running for President. He stopped all that, and began speaking to the newsreal cameras in a calmer way. Even his speaking style was a lot less “country.” The FDR people were scared to death of him. If Long had not been killed in September. 1935, he would have been running for Presient in 1936, and FDR was by no means a shoe-in, because the Depression was still going.


51 posted on 06/05/2011 12:49:48 PM PDT by RobbyS (Pray with the suffering souls.)
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To: Siena Dreaming
I think her strategy is to fake out the WH so they target their guns on her, leaving the GOP space to sort out their differences and give the candidates space to breathe and raise money.

I also think her aim is to force the GOP candidates to sharpen their rhetoric on top issues.

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my thoughts as well.

52 posted on 06/05/2011 12:50:00 PM PDT by rface
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To: Flycatcher

Palin/Ryan 2012


53 posted on 06/05/2011 12:50:26 PM PDT by Andy from Chapel Hill
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To: gov_bean_ counter

...plus her views on foreign policy is shaping up to go up against Kristol’s neo conservatives viewpoints...he went after her a couple of weeks ago trying to make her look like a Ron Paul isolationist, which he was wrong


54 posted on 06/05/2011 12:51:24 PM PDT by Bigtigermike
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To: Spartan79

Kimberly Strassal has gotta be a transsexual. She is sooooo homely I got my husband into the room to check her out. And she has the Seinfeldian “man hands.” That’s one rough-looking broad. No wonder she hates Sarah!


55 posted on 06/05/2011 12:52:27 PM PDT by miss marmelstein (.Life and Death are wearing me out)
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To: onyx

I like Demint, too. Not until I saw him on youtube. however, did I realize he is so lowkey. He manages to get the Establishment’s blood boiling without shouting.


56 posted on 06/05/2011 12:54:03 PM PDT by RobbyS (Pray with the suffering souls.)
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To: onyx

I would actually prefer to see Ryan stay on in the House as Speaker in a Palin administration. You’re right, of course, when you assert that were he to declare, the race would be all about his budget, not 0bama’s shortcomings. He has a lot to offer. He’s a man of rectitude and principle, and that’s the reason why I want him to be Speaker of the House.


57 posted on 06/05/2011 12:54:28 PM PDT by definitelynotaliberal (There is no native criminal class except Congress. Mark Twain)
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To: Pardeeville Liberator
I have never understood what her negatives are.

AHHH! EXCELLENT!

Her negatives are the attitudes of the ruling class, nothing more. That's it. She has no intrinsic negatives, only extrinsic negatives based on contempt for the Constitution and the American Way of Life.

58 posted on 06/05/2011 12:54:56 PM PDT by Louis Foxwell (For love of Sarah, our country and the American Way of Life.)
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To: rface

Apparently Chris just stated listening today.


59 posted on 06/05/2011 12:55:37 PM PDT by ArmstedFragg (hoaxy dopey changey)
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To: Pardeeville Liberator
The pundits against her and the lamesteam always say that and they bring out polls conducted by their networks or news agencies to show high negatives.

The only trouble with that is that negative is not defined. Let's see how people view her after her bus tour, after, “Undefeated” Palin: Authentic, American, Exceptional – Game on! when they will realize the lamesteam has lied, and that She isn't No Caribou Barbie’.
60 posted on 06/05/2011 12:57:11 PM PDT by onyx (If you truly like and support Sarah Palin and want on her BUSY Ping List, let me know!)
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To: Siena Dreaming

She already said that she welcomes all potentials in the race but SAID there is no one she would get behind.

She’s running - No one approaches a film director (Stephen Bannon) in late 2010 to commission him to produce videos of their record while in office to show to the mass public if they weren’t seriously thinking about running in 2012, everything point to her running.


61 posted on 06/05/2011 12:57:28 PM PDT by Bigtigermike
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To: GCC Catholic
I don't want to get into a discussion of what constitutes a “natural born citizen,” but Rubio was born in Miami, Florida if that helps.
62 posted on 06/05/2011 12:57:36 PM PDT by riverdawg
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To: gardencatz
A FRsummary of the panel.
63 posted on 06/05/2011 12:57:57 PM PDT by Rudder (The Main Stream Media is Our Enemy---get used to it.)
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To: ken21

Agreed! She had him doing the ‘butt monkey’ several times.


64 posted on 06/05/2011 12:59:28 PM PDT by Parmy
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To: Andy from Chapel Hill
Palin/Ryan 2012

Can we wedge Cain in there somewhere...?

65 posted on 06/05/2011 12:59:47 PM PDT by Flycatcher (God speaks to us, through the supernal lightness of birds, in a special type of poetry.)
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To: RobbyS

He’s very lowkey and soft spoken but DeMint gets things done and he’s true to his word. I trust him.


66 posted on 06/05/2011 1:00:15 PM PDT by onyx (If you truly like and support Sarah Palin and want on her BUSY Ping List, let me know!)
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To: rface

Chris Wallace actually said “Boffo”???

What an idiot.


67 posted on 06/05/2011 1:01:30 PM PDT by Mr. Jazzy (The United States Marine Corps, your greatest friend or your worst enemy. YOU choose.)
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To: rface

Palin is one of the strongest forces for good in this country.

That’s why leftists will come up will kinds of devious attempts to marginalize her.


68 posted on 06/05/2011 1:02:30 PM PDT by Mount Athos (A Giant luxury mega-mansion for Gore, a Government Green EcoShack made of poo for you)
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To: Rudder

‘Mommy, can we keep riding around in this big bus, until you get tired and decide to write another book? When can we do another TV show?’

Ya’ll got to get over this Palin LOVE....this is getting ridiculous.

Yeah, I’m a Ronald Reagan Republican and I’m sick of listening to Palin with the ah shucks gimmick she is working....move on.


69 posted on 06/05/2011 1:02:43 PM PDT by OregonTide
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To: definitelynotaliberal

Paul Ryan liked Mitch Daniels but alas! he’s not running.

Sarah Palin has firmly endorsed Paul Ryan’s plan at every opportunity. I don’t know whether Ryan wants to be drafted to run himself. He would definitely be on the defensive from day one, whereas obama is the one that must be on the defense all through campaign 2012.

His record is truly indefensible.


70 posted on 06/05/2011 1:03:53 PM PDT by onyx (If you truly like and support Sarah Palin and want on her BUSY Ping List, let me know!)
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To: Louis Foxwell

BUMP!


71 posted on 06/05/2011 1:04:39 PM PDT by onyx (If you truly like and support Sarah Palin and want on her BUSY Ping List, let me know!)
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To: Abby4116; goat granny

Spot on!


72 posted on 06/05/2011 1:07:16 PM PDT by onyx (If you truly like and support Sarah Palin and want on her BUSY Ping List, let me know!)
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To: riverdawg
I don't want to get into a discussion of what constitutes a “natural born citizen,” but Rubio was born in Miami, Florida if that helps.

He meets the Jus Soli requirement, but IIRC he doesn't meet the Jus Sanguinis requirement.

There are plenty of good spots for him - I think we're better off leaving the top two spots to folks who are unquestionably NBC.

73 posted on 06/05/2011 1:07:45 PM PDT by GCC Catholic
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To: 2 Kool 2 Be 4-Gotten
Sarah is an idiot in the same way that Reagan was an idiot - which in a way is a very good thing.

Yes, it is always desirable for the enemy to underestimate your strength.

74 posted on 06/05/2011 1:08:36 PM PDT by hinckley buzzard
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To: MarkeyD
Like the "O," Bill & Hil Clinton (probably Johny Edwards as well), Sarah knows when her "audience" responds to her "folksy-isms."

That was Reagan's style as well (and it was genuine for a Midwesterner) what drove the media elites NUTS!

Run Sarah Run!

75 posted on 06/05/2011 1:10:31 PM PDT by zerosix (native sunflower)
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To: C. Edmund Wright
Roger Ailes is no dummy, but his network is now vulnerable on the right if someone with deep pox would scrap this “fair and balanced” crap and just have an unapologetically conservative network. What Fox has lost in ratings over the past year would by itself make a strong cable viewership.

There just won't be an all out conservative network. Maybe the powers-to-be have warned anyone with that idea or maybe there aren't the positioned people that are true conservatives. As we know, it would be the top watched network.

76 posted on 06/05/2011 1:10:46 PM PDT by Digger (T)
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To: Bigtigermike
but SAID there is no one she would get behind

Of course there's no one she'll get behind at the moment. Like I said, she's baiting the WH guns. If she endorsed anyone even slightly those guns would shift from her.

No one approaches a film director (Stephen Bannon) in late 2010

Nothing Palin does is conventional...that's the beauty of her. It works to her purpose (which is baiting and also articulating the general GOP platform) to get her message out in as many ways as possible (including the film).

Mind you, I won't be really surprised if she runs...I just don't think that's her plan right now.

77 posted on 06/05/2011 1:11:58 PM PDT by Siena Dreaming
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To: Jim Scott

I wonder how serious he thinks the creep in the white house is


78 posted on 06/05/2011 1:12:51 PM PDT by italianquaker (the Western faculty lounge attitude, which is the sewer that Obama has been marinated in,)
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To: OregonTide
...I’m sick of listening to Palin...

cool...it's a free country, don't listen.

BTW, and your candidate is---?

79 posted on 06/05/2011 1:13:33 PM PDT by Rudder (The Main Stream Media is Our Enemy---get used to it.)
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To: GCC Catholic

Bill Kristol is just a smug elite who’s all of 5’4”.


80 posted on 06/05/2011 1:13:39 PM PDT by onyx (If you truly like and support Sarah Palin and want on her BUSY Ping List, let me know!)
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To: definitelynotaliberal
Kimberly Strassel’s either has never seen her on TV or just decided to repeat what she’s heard. Neither possibility lends her opinions any credence.

Like most anti-Palinoids here on FR, never read her growing archive of lucid and authoritative position papers.

81 posted on 06/05/2011 1:14:33 PM PDT by hinckley buzzard
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To: OregonTide
Order a pizza! She talked nicely about your guy! Go back to his threads to support him.


82 posted on 06/05/2011 1:20:02 PM PDT by onyx (If you truly like and support Sarah Palin and want on her BUSY Ping List, let me know!)
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To: MarkeyD

She’s very sharp and she does do her homework. Just as she hid her beauty behind her glasses so people would take her seriously, she hid her intellect behind her folksiness. It’s what worked for connecting with people in Alaska.

But she’s addressing the broader country now, and that more serious, executive demeanor suits her well in more formal interviews.

I believe the common touch and the executive seriousness are both aspects or facets of who she is. Looks like she’ll use them both well in campaigning and governing.

PS I know she’s had a foreign policy advisor for a couple of years now, and I expect she’s been schooling herself there as well. That befits a guv moving up to the presidency, and knowing her I imagine she’s really dug in on it.


83 posted on 06/05/2011 1:20:28 PM PDT by 9YearLurker
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To: Jim Scott

All these guys, instead of eating crow as she continues to prove her depth and mastery, will simply talk about how she has ‘grown’ and developed into a serious presidential candidate.

I’m afraid that will have to be good enough for us.


84 posted on 06/05/2011 1:22:20 PM PDT by 9YearLurker
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To: Mr. Jazzy
Yeah, wasn't it great for the smarty-pants, Chris, be affected as all men are in her presence?

He realized she IS serious, serious indeed and beautiful, charming and ultra-feminine to boot!

When he asked about the "no need to have her and Michelle Bachmann in the race as the "appeal to the same constituency and she pointed out but a few differences (though I'm certain that they are friendly, if not friends.)

Watch those "fems" go nuts (not only on the show but every else.)

Hope Chris doesn't get his, eh talking to when he gets home (for that soup, Sarah mentioned that too to show she DID watch his show.)

85 posted on 06/05/2011 1:23:23 PM PDT by zerosix (native sunflower)
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To: onyx

If Palin gets the nomination, she needs someone like him. He reminds me of Dick Cheney.


86 posted on 06/05/2011 1:25:01 PM PDT by RobbyS (Pray with the suffering souls.)
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To: Siena Dreaming

Where? What shows you that she isn’t thinking about running right now?


87 posted on 06/05/2011 1:25:14 PM PDT by Bigtigermike
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To: rface

So then.... Chris Wallace is a bad judge of character and a journalist drooler..
You know “slow to wake up” like his Daddy.. or Crankhammar..


88 posted on 06/05/2011 1:27:17 PM PDT by hosepipe (This propaganda has been edited to include some fully orbed hyperbole...)
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To: nhwingut
For some reason FOX is becoming very anti Palin. They do the same during the weekdays with the All Star panel.

It is because she would not allow Roger Ailes to be her puppet master. They are trying to get her to resign and hurt her by bashing her. Ailes having to fire her is tantamount to a victory by Plain.

89 posted on 06/05/2011 1:30:55 PM PDT by TennTuxedo
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To: bgill

One has to wonder if Chris plans to exempt himself and his from his blaterings. His stupidty, his bank accts. etc.


90 posted on 06/05/2011 1:32:43 PM PDT by Waco (Nominate Palin or forget 2012 you lost)
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To: 2 Kool 2 Be 4-Gotten

Reagan never spoke like that. He was very polished and never would make a screw up like not knowing about Paul Revere. Sarah is good, but not that good...


91 posted on 06/05/2011 1:36:01 PM PDT by Solson (The Voters stole the election! And the establishment wants it back.)
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To: 2 Kool 2 Be 4-Gotten

Reagan never spoke like that. He was very polished and never would make a screw up like not knowing about Paul Revere. Sarah is good, but not that good...


92 posted on 06/05/2011 1:36:08 PM PDT by Solson (The Voters stole the election! And the establishment wants it back.)
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To: TennTuxedo

They may also be trying to look as though they are NOT supporting her in any political ambitions. The Democrat-media complex will not buy it, but I believe that is what they are trying to put forward.


93 posted on 06/05/2011 1:38:08 PM PDT by Mr. Jazzy (The United States Marine Corps, your greatest friend or your worst enemy. YOU choose.)
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To: MarkeyD

It’s perfect for addressing some crowds but not of the airwaves and not for some locations.


94 posted on 06/05/2011 1:38:20 PM PDT by wiggen (The teacher card. When the racism card just won't work.)
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To: Solson

Sarah Palin Stands By Her Correct Historical Account of Paul Revere’s Ride

Sorry libs.

Sarah Palin stood by her correct historical account of Paul Revere’s ride(s) on FOX News Sunday.

For those of you who are unschooled, Paul Revere warned the American militias and the British troops during his infamous rides... by jackohoft

http://conservativeblogscentral.blogspot.com/2011/06/sarah-palin-stands-by-her-correct.html


95 posted on 06/05/2011 1:39:05 PM PDT by unseen1
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To: RobbyS
Ah, Huey . . .

My maiden name was Long. I had fun in Louisiana -- even though I said "no relation," nobody believed me.

96 posted on 06/05/2011 1:40:51 PM PDT by AnAmericanMother (Ministrix of ye Chasse, TTGC Ladies' Auxiliary (recess appointment))
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To: MarkeyD
I’ve noticed she has changed her speaking pattern to sound more professional, less folksy. I always thought it was holding her back

I mentioned that months ago and was criticized for it, but I noticed the same thing. She sounded reasonable.

However, she will be pounded for her incomplete and unclear statement regarding Paul Revere. Mike didn't press it. Since they both work for FOX, I understand that, but eventually, she will have to go on the other networks.

It's there she will sink or swim.

97 posted on 06/05/2011 1:40:53 PM PDT by muleskinner
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To: Pardeeville Liberator

Her negatives are all made up Journ-o-list/Rove Republican lies, smears and deliberate misrepresentations of things she’s said or done.


98 posted on 06/05/2011 1:40:55 PM PDT by curth (Organize4Palin.com - NOW IS THE TIME)
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To: rface

He must be betting on a 3rd party run


99 posted on 06/05/2011 1:41:50 PM PDT by AppyPappy (If you aren't part of the solution, there is good money to be made prolonging the problem.)
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To: Rudder; OregonTide
cool...it's a free country, don't listen. BTW, and your candidate is---?

Oregon Tide LOVES Donald Trump. Trump's Newt-like lies about the Ryan plan gives Oregon Tide the happy chills.

To each their own.

100 posted on 06/05/2011 1:44:50 PM PDT by FreeReign
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