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  • Don Lemon: Watching Palin's transformation

    09/12/2011 6:50:10 AM PDT · by winoneforthegipper · 34 replies
    cnn ^ | 09/12/11 | Don Lemon
    Instead of ruing her lot as an outsider, she embraced it. And by doing so, in just a few years Palin has outmaneuvered, even leapfrogged her Professor Higgins, John McCain. So, regardless of her decision about a presidential run, Palin has positioned herself as the kingmaker of conservative politics. Palin fatigue? Palin speaks at rally How did she do it? Perhaps by sheer shrewdness or sheer luck, Palin spotted an opportunity early on with a growing chorus of other self-proclaimed outsiders, the tea party, and seized on it. Now, while the Republican straw polls, caucuses and debates play out, Palin...
  • The Sarah Palin tease should stop

    09/08/2011 10:22:27 PM PDT · by 2ndDivisionVet · 44 replies
    The Macon Telegraph ^ | September 9, 2011 | Erick Ericson, CNN Contributor & radio talk show host
    On Fox News, Ann Coulter and Laura Ingraham had the best discussion on Sarah Palin I have seen. And Ann said something I have said. But I have not said it nearly as well as Ann did. To paraphrase Ann, a lot of us fell in love with Palin because of her enemies and a lot of us have fallen out of love with Palin because of her fans. For the past year, Palin fans have become an online fixture with more venom and insanity than the most rabid Ron Paul fan. While evangelizing on behalf of Palin and trying...
  • Palin Fatigue

    09/08/2011 7:13:05 PM PDT · by TomServo · 168 replies
    WSJ ^ | 09/08/2011 | PAUL A. GIGOT
    Sarah Palin must wonder what happened to her political glamour.
  • Why America is growing tired of Palin

    01/21/2011 4:10:24 AM PST · by Erik Latranyi · 171 replies
    CNN ^ | 21 January 2011 | Gloria Borger
    Washington (CNN) -- OK, you've got Palin fatigue. Not to worry. So does much of the country: The latest CNN poll shows that 56 percent of Americans view her unfavorably. More damaging, though, is this: Sarah Palin's unfavorable rating among women has gone up 10 points. And 59 percent of those all-important independent voters don't like her -- and that's up a stunning 14 points in just a few months. You might argue it's because of the debate surrounding the Tucson shootings -- specifically, Palin's tone-deaf response to the unfair charges that she was somehow responsible for a deranged shooter's...
  • No Off Button on Sarah Palin (Huge Barf Alert!!!)

    01/13/2011 10:24:25 AM PST · by Kaslin · 81 replies
    Townhall.com ^ | January 13, 2011 | Debra J. Saunders
    This is a free country. If Sarah Palin wants to run for president in 2012, she is free to try. But she will not win the GOP nomination because Republican voters are not going to choose a middle-aged version of Britney Spears -- a figure whose most evident talent is to attract attention to herself -- to challenge Barack Obama. It's this simple: Republicans are too smart to nominate a candidate with a 50 percent unfavorable rating, according to the latest NBC News/Wall Street Journal Poll, before she has declared for office. Cue to Palin's latest video, in which she...
  • The MaggieCarta PDS Dictionary (The OTHER Word of the Day)

    12/07/2010 9:11:13 PM PST · by MaggieCarta · 63 replies
    Various | 12/7/10 | You Know Who
    Maybe you know her as the “PDS” Princess, the splenetic sister of snark, a loyal correspondent or perhaps a really fun time waster. Whatever you call her, DeMille can forget getting his close-up, because the FReeper known as MaggieCarta is ready for her zot, Mr. Robinson… Ok, before I begin the Dictionary, I'd like to say, I've really enjoyed my time here on FR. Best wishes, and a Merry Christmas and a Happy 2011 to all. The dictionary begins below...
  • Palin says she didn't know Bristol was having sex

    11/15/2009 12:14:58 AM PST · by Chet 99 · 279 replies · 5,729+ views
    NEW YORK — Sarah Palin says she didn't know her daughter Bristol was sexually active before she learned the teenager was pregnant. The former vice presidential candidate told ABC's Barbara Walters: "Truthfully, we were devastated."