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  • Sarah Palin = Norma Desmond

    01/21/2016 1:35:09 PM PST · by Kaslin · 72 replies ^ | January 21, 2016 | Rich Galen
    The big news this week wasn't that Bernie Sanders has opened up a 27-point lead over Hillary Clinton in New Hampshire. The big news was that Sarah Palin endorsed Donald Trump. Sarah Palin? Yes. That Sarah Palin. I was at CNN watching her remarks at an event in Ames, Iowa and it seemed to me that (a) the woman who, in 2008, was the perky, intelligent, and exuberant Governor of Alaska who had been tapped by the campaign of John McCain to be his vice-presidential running mate. In 2016, she is a depressing combination of Sunset Boulevard's Norma Desmond and...
  • A Star Falls Over Chicago

    10/24/2012 5:09:43 AM PDT · by expat1000 · 146 replies
    Sultan Knish ^ | October 24, 2012 | Daniel Greenfield
    The Obama Campaign, that strange 4 year marriage of Generation X hipsters, inner city bosses, suburban college educated boomers longing for racial healing, Big Green businessmen and shady Saudis, appears to be finally sinking beneath the waves. It isn't going out in a blaze of glory, but with mumbles of trending topics. Obama was always a petty man and his campaign has descended into pointless pettiness, into Team Big Bird, binders full of women and bayonets and horses. Like so much hipster culture, it exists so that the participants can entertain each other with something that no one else thinks...
  • 'Peace Mom' Returns to Texas War Protest (Update and BARF Alert)

    08/25/2005 7:15:56 AM PDT · by CedarDave · 63 replies · 1,108+ views
    AP via Yahoo News ^ | August 25, 2005 | Angela K. Brown
    CRAWFORD, Texas - Even when she was in California taking care of her mother, Cindy Sheehan said part of her remained at the protest campsite she had set up outside President Bush's ranch. On Wednesday, Sheehan returned to "Camp Casey," named after her 24-year-old son, Army Spc. Casey Sheehan, who was killed last year in Iraq. "This is where I belong, until Aug. 31, like I told the president," Sheehan said at the Waco airport before driving about 20 miles to the Crawford site. When Sheehan arrived at the campsite, she saw a large banner depicting her son's face. She...