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  • Exclusive - Sarah Palin: Did Joe McGinniss Condemn an Innocent Man?

    09/17/2012 9:08:09 AM PDT · by Bratch · 46 replies
    Big Journalism ^ | September 17, 2012 | Sarah Palin
    So, how was the public convinced that MacDonald was guilty despite all of these “reasonable doubts”? Enter my old neighbor Joe McGinniss. MacDonald signed a contract giving McGinniss exclusive rights to his life story, and so McGinniss was given unprecedented access to the defense team – living with them, working with them, eating with them. But when the guilty verdict came down, McGinniss did a one-eighty on them. Apparently, falsely convicted men don’t make for good books. McGinniss decided it was a better story to agree with the jury. MacDonald wasn’t a sympathetic figure. He did himself no favors with...
  • Publisher stands behind 'The Rogue' book on Palin

    09/27/2011 4:46:27 PM PDT · by DJ MacWoW · 70 replies
    AP ^ | Sep 27, 2011 1:48 PM (ET) | BECKY BOHRER
    JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) Crown Publishers spokesman Stuart Applebaum says the company is confident the reporting in Joe McGinniss' book is "solid, reliable, and well-substantiated." Applebaum says Crown stands behind McGinniss and the book, "The Rogue: Searching for the Real Sarah Palin."
  • Not a ‘Threat’: Palin Lawyer Gives McGinniss, Random House Legal Notice

    09/26/2011 5:50:52 PM PDT · by Bigtigermike · 34 replies
    The Other McCain ^ | Monday September 26, 2011 | John Stacy McCain
    This headline at ABC News is misleading: Sarah Palin Threatens to Sue ‘Rogue’ Book Publisher It is misleading, because there is no “threat” in the letter. Rather, as Governor Palin’s lawyer John Tiemessen clearly states, the legal prerequisite for a defamation suit under Alaska law: “[S]ince both your company, and the author, clearly knew the statements were false, admitted they had no basis in fact or reality, but decided to publish in order to harm Governor Palin’s family, you and Mr. McGinniss have defamed the Palins. This letter shall serve as written notice . . . that a claim may...
  • Sarah Palin Threatens to Sue ‘Rogue’ Book Publisher

    09/26/2011 3:53:55 PM PDT · by Al B. · 166 replies · 1+ views
    abcnews.com ^ | Sept. 26, 2011 | Jon Karl & Shushannah walshe
    Sarah Palin’s family attorney John Tiemessen has written a letter to Maya Mavjee, the publisher of the Crown Publishing Group, a division of Random House, that Palin may sue her, the company, and the book’s author Joe McGinniss “for knowingly publishing false statements” in his book released last week, “The Rogue,” ABC News has learned.READ THE ENTIRE LETTER HEREThe book was widely panned by critics for using unnamed sources to criticize Palin and her family. Tiemessen cites an email they have access to in which McGinniss writes that attorneys from Crown Publishing told him “nothing I can cite other than my...
  • Sarah Palin To Sue Rogue Author Joe McGinniss?

    “The final work that was published contains most of the stories that Mr. McGinniss complains were nothing more than ‘tawdry gossip’ that amounted to the wishful fantasies of disturbed individuals,” Tiemessen writes. “Since both your company, and the author, clearly knew the statements were false, admitted they had no basis in fact or reality, but decided to publish in order to harm Governor Palin’s family, you and Mr. McGinniss have defamed the Palins.”
  • Gov. Sarah Palin Warns Crown/Random House Not to Destroy Documents Ahead of Potential Defamation

    09/26/2011 5:56:49 PM PDT · by Nachum · 71 replies
    Big Government ^ | 9/26/11 | Publius
    Attorneys representing former Alaska governor Sarah Palin have written to Crown Publishing, a division of Random House, serving notice of possible litigation for defamation in connection with Joe McGinniss’s recent anti-Palin biography, and warning the company not to delete or destroy relevant documents. The letter (see below) reads, in part: Enclosed is an e-mail by your author Joe McGinniss. In this e-mail, Mr. McGinniss admits that your own lawyers instructed him that “nothing I can cite other than my own reporting rises above the level of tawdry gossip.”….Indeed, Mr. McGinniss admits that the allegations are false unless he can find...
  • NPR, MSNBC, Current TV Fleeing From Anti-Palin Random House Hoax Bio; McGinnis Claims Cover-Up

    09/26/2011 6:43:30 AM PDT · by Bigtigermike · 98 replies
    Big Journalism ^ | Monday September 26, 2011 | Joel Polleck
    Joe McGinniss complained to lefty blog Firedoglake yesterday that almost everyone is canceling interviews in which he was to have discussed his book, The Rogue: Searching for the Real Sarah Palin: Terry Gross [of NPR's Fresh Air] has declined to have me on her show. As have all other NPR shows. My fifteen seconds as part of a report on All Things Considered is all I get from NPR. I’m told they are scared of losing more federal funding if right wing Congresspeople complain that they are “promoting” my book. FYI, both Morning Joe and Keith Olbermann had me booked for...
  • The Daily Caller must be sweating (Bowtie Boy doubles down)

    09/19/2011 6:37:21 PM PDT · by winoneforthegipper · 118 replies
    Foxnewsinsider ^ | 09/19/11 | Greta Van Susteren
    Check this picture out that The Daily Caller is spreading around on the internet. Tucker must be really proud tonight of his employee who doesn’t get what was wrong with his vile and disgusting posting and so is now, but posting this picture, suggesting my interview with Tyson was like his posting – trash. My interview was not trash. I actually know the difference. I interviewed Mike Tyson about his life and boxing. Frankly, in many years on the air, I have interviewed all sorts of people including murderers – what I have not done is used them as a...
  • McGinniss Launches Defense of Palin Book (Epic Muckraker Fail)

    09/18/2011 8:37:42 AM PDT · by E. Pluribus Unum · 65 replies
    The Atlantic Wire ^ | September 18, 2011 | Ted Mann
    The New York Times trashed his book on Sarah Palin. Politico noted that it had united Palin with her fiercest antagonists - the dreaded "lamestream media" - in opposition to its prurience and spiteful tone. But now Joe McGinniss is defending himself. The muckraking author of The Rogue spoke to Lloyd Grove of Newsweek about his Palin tome and the reaction to it, which has primarily consisted of denunciations of the most salacious details he revealed about Palin. (Denouncing salacious gossip being, of course, the best excuse for repeating it.) McGinniss "dismisses the notion that his unremitting hatchet job on the...
  • The 'Journalism' Of Joe McGinniss

    09/17/2011 7:09:25 AM PDT · by Tribune7 · 59 replies
    Joe McGinniss, who was a sportswriter for the Philadelphia Evening Bulletin, a columnist for the Philadelphia Inquirer and was a one-time, long-time resident of Swarthmore, has written a book that is causing much pain in a family and might very well destroy a decent person who has much to bring to the political discourse. The book is, well, there's not really a good reason to name it. But SayAnythingBlog.Com has an article by Rob Port with a first hand description of the style of "journalism" for which McGinniss has become known.
  • New Sarah Palin tell-all biography tells us more about ourselves

    09/16/2011 7:06:43 PM PDT · by 2ndDivisionVet · 105 replies · 1+ views
    The Washington Post ^ | September 16, 2011 | Colbert I. King
    Sarah Palin doesn’t deserve this. Neither does any other similarly situated public figure, whether on the political right, left or in the middle. But worthiness has nothing to do with this, not when there’s a chance of driving up book sales and bringing down the celebrity you despise at the same time. Enter Joe McGinniss. His new book, “The Rogue: Searching for the Real Sarah Palin,” claims that the former Alaska governor and GOP vice presidential candidate had a tryst in 1987 with basketball star Glen Rice when he was in Alaska to play in a tournament with his University...
  • RUBES: The REAL Sarah Palin Haters

    09/16/2011 10:10:30 PM PDT · by Gargantua · 23 replies
    The TEA Party Tribune ^ | Saturday, September 17, 2011 | Anthony James
    RUBES: The REAL Sarah Palin Haters © 2011 By Anthony James There’s a new book out, purportedly an “exposé” on the “real” Sarah Palin, by noted Palin hater Joe McGinnis. Joe is as well known for his questionable sources and frequently unattributable accusations as he is for his creepy fixation on all things Sarah. This is the guy who actually went to Wasilla last summer and rented the house next to the Palins so he could spy on them and be an aggravating thorn in their sides as he concocted his latest hit piece on America’s favorite Governor. Released on...
  • Super creepy Joe McGinniss on Today Show promoting his slimey “book”

    09/16/2011 3:11:24 PM PDT · by kara2008 · 45 replies
    HillBuzz.org ^ | 9/16/2011 | Kevin DuJan
    [ Joe McGinniss interview on The Today Show 9/16/11 ]Sometimes, I think it’s a public service to sit through some of this garbage so that you don’t have to.The Today Show calls Joe McGuinness “longtime political author” — but I can think of a few better descriptive words more apt for a man who moved next door to the Palin family to stalk them and peep into the windows of young girls, the way McGuinness did last summer. “Longtime political author” is not the word I’d use to accurately convey the disgust his behavior generates.I have no idea what this...
  • Sarah Palin accused of taking cocaine in new book

    09/14/2011 11:06:24 PM PDT · by Berlin_Freeper · 50 replies
    telegraph.co.uk ^ | September 15 2011 | Nick Allen
    The allegations about the former Alaska Governor, who has been pursued by the tabloid press since running for the Vice Presidency in 2008, were originally published in the National Enquirer, which quoted publishing sources close to the book.
  • Sarah Palin had sex with basketball player, snorted cocaine and cheated on husband, book claims

    09/14/2011 11:31:23 AM PDT · by presidio9 · 189 replies
    New York Daily News ^ | September 14th 2011 | Larry Mcshane
    Sarah Palin bedding a budding NBA star, snorting coke and cheating on the First Dude? You betcha. The scandalous details are revealed in the highly-anticipated tell-all "The Rogue: Searching for The Real Sarah Palin," written by best-selling author Joe McGinniss. Palin bedded future pro hoops player Glen Rice while he was playing at the University of Michigan, the National Enquirer reports about the McGinniss book. The sharp-shooting Rice - who spent one season with the Knicks - was playing in the annual "Great Alaska Shootout" while Palin was a sports reporter with Anchorage television station KTUU, the Enquirer said. Their...
  • Report: Glen Rice, Sarah Palin had a one-night stand in ’87

    09/14/2011 7:00:38 AM PDT · by Comparative Advantage · 250 replies
    Washington (com)Post ^ | 09/14/2011 | Cindy Boren
    <p>In “The Rogue: Searching for the Real Sarah Palin,” Joe McGinniss’ soon-to-be-published book for former Alaska governor and vice-presidential candidate, one tidbit, passed along by the National Enquirer, concerns former NBA player Glen Rice.</p>
  • Sarah Palin snorted cocaine off 55 gallon oil drum and had affairs with NBA star and ...

    09/14/2011 5:17:57 AM PDT · by Zakeet · 522 replies
    Daily Mail ^ | September 14, 2010 | Unsigned - of course
    Complete Headline: Sarah Palin snorted cocaine off 55 gallon oil drum and had affairs with NBA star and husband's business partner: Sensational claims in new book Sarah Palin snorted cocaine off a 55 gallon oil drum while snowmobiling with friends and had elicit affairs with a top NBA star and one of her husband's business partners, a new book sensationally claims. In revelations which could strike a devastating blow to the controversial politician's hopes of joining the 2012 presidential race, Mrs Palin is said to have snorted the class A drug off an oil drum with her husband. Joe McGinniss's...
  • Chicago Tribune Suspends 'Doonesbury' Comic Strip Over Sarah Palin Jokes

    09/12/2011 7:04:19 PM PDT · by Borges · 73 replies
    The Chicago Tribune has decided to pull the daily comic strip "Doonesbury" for the entire week from its newspapers and website. The controversy is over a week-long series of satirical material that makes fun of Sarah Palin, the failed Vice-Presidential candidate and the Alaskan Governor who quit her job after just over two years to become a conservative pundit & Tea Party icon. Facing hefty amounts of criticism and charges of censorship, Chicago Tribune's Senior Vice-president and Editor Gerould W. Kern released a statement, which will be printed inside of tomorrow's newspaper. The statement reads: "This week we are not...
  • Exclusive Interview: Big Journalism’s Gina Loudon Exposes Vanity Fair Reporter’s Hit Piece

    09/05/2010 10:14:49 PM PDT · by dbehsman · 4 replies
    Breitbart.TV ^ | September 4, 2010 | The Stage Right Show
    Radio interview with Dr. Gina Loudon. Dr. Loudon was the woman who busted Michael Gross for his lies in the hit piece that was published in Vanity Fair. At the 18:50 mark in the podcast (grand total it's about thirty minutes long), she brings up that Michael Gross visited Joe McGinniss in Alaska. McGinniss if you'll recall is the creep who rented the house next door to the Palin's in order to spy on them. I highly recommend giving this a listen
  • AP Interview: Author Leaving Home Next To Palins [Joe McGinniss]

    09/04/2010 12:45:54 PM PDT · by BunnySlippers · 98 replies
    AP via Yahoo ^ | 09/04/10 | DAN JOLING
    "It's just a peculiar thing, but she does, as I found out in May, she presses a button and what comes back is hate," he said. "The people who respond when she complains about something are just so filled with hate. I got some of the ugliest, most vile e-mails directed at me, my grandchildren, my children, my wife — just ugly, ugly stuff." As for his interviews, most people he approached in Palin's hometown were willing to speak, but he said there was what he calls an "undercurrent of fear." "People — I don't know if they're afraid of...
  • Author leaving home next to Palins

    09/04/2010 2:14:58 PM PDT · by jakerobins · 40 replies
    ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) - Sarah Palin can take down the fence. Palin's neighbor of three months on Wasilla's Lake Lucille, author Joe McGinniss, is packing his bags and notebooks and leaving Sunday for his home in Massachusetts to write the book he has been researching on the former governor and GOP vice presidential candidate. His arrival in May made headlines and drew an indignant reaction from Palin and a visit from her husband, Todd. The Palins even tacked an extension onto an 8-foot board fence between the homes, leaving only a part of their second-story home visible from McGinniss' driveway
  • McGinniss (man who moved next door): Beware the power of the fully operational Palin machine

    06/02/2010 8:44:04 AM PDT · by SeekAndFind · 42 replies · 1,376+ views
    Hotair ^ | 06/02/2010 | Ed Morrissey
    The hyperbole of Joe McGinniss’ proximity to the Palin family continues apace on two fronts today. First, McGinniss himself decided to grant an interview to NBC’s Today show and Matt Lauer after demanding that ABC leave the premises last week. In the interview, McGinniss goes on offense, offering an absurd rebuttal that even Lauer doesn’t buy and then comparing Sarah Palin’s criticisms of his move to … Nazi Germany? Newsbusters has the transcript: Visit msnbc.com for breaking news, world news, and news about the economy JOE MCGINNISS: Morning, morning Matt. I wish you were here. And before we even start...
  • Palin's stalker goes on NBC calls American's nazis, plays supersized victim card

    06/01/2010 8:57:45 PM PDT · by Patriot1259 · 24 replies · 726+ views
    TheCypressTimes.com ^ | 06/01/2010 | Gary P.
    Is everyone as sick of Joe McGinniss, professional deranged stalker, as I am? It’s becoming very clear this guy is mentally unstable. He’s also a shameless liar of the first degree. McGinniss showed up on NBC’s Today Show with Matt Lauer. vIn a performance worthy of an Oscar ©, McGinniss lays it on thick. Of course, all of this is Sarah Palin’s fault, because, well, she’s Sarah Palin. This is like a wife beater blaming it all on the wife, or a child molester claiming it was the child’s fault. McGinniss, is now on his third separate story of how...
  • Sarah Palin: Is It Any Wonder Why We Call Them “Lame”?

    06/01/2010 12:35:21 PM PDT · by onyx · 55 replies · 2,401+ views
    Sarah Palin FaceBook ^ | June 01, 2010 | Sarah Palin
    It may seem like a small thing, considering the state of the union and international issues of the day, but let me share some facts surrounding a most recent illustration of the untrustworthiness of America’s mainstream media. Yesterday, Todd and I spent our Memorial Day evening exchanging emails with NBC in regards to the interview they conducted this morning with our new neighbor. As you’ll recall, the “journalist” Joe McGinniss moved all the way from Massachusetts to Wasilla – literally right next door to our home – after tracking us down in various forums this past year, so that he...
  • Joe McGinniss Fires Back at Sarah Palin (Compares her & supporters to Nazis)

    06/01/2010 12:13:56 PM PDT · by 2ndDivisionVet · 19 replies · 559+ views
    CBS News ^ | June 1, 2010 | Kevin Hechtkopf
    Last week, Sarah Palin took to Facebook and the airwaves to slam a journalist who moved into the house next door to her in Wasilla, Alaska, as he writes a book about her. --snip-- Now journalist Joe McGinniss is firing back. In an interview on NBC's "Today," McGinnis defended himself and called Palin's comments "ugly innuendo" and "revolting." --snip-- "I'm not observing them at all. I'm here to talk to people who've known them for forty years in Wasilla," he said in the interview. "I don't care how they behave in their backyard. And I don't care what they do...
  • Palin Biographer Didn’t Move Next Door To Spy On Her?

    06/01/2010 12:33:19 PM PDT · by csd · 6 replies · 349+ views
    Liberty and Pride ^ | June 1, 2010 | Conservative American
    Author Joe McGinniss, the man who just happened to rent the house next door to Sarah Palin while he is writing a biography about Palin, Said Tuesday on the Today Show that he did not move next door to Palin to spy on her. McGinniss said that he needed to be in Wasilla Alaska to do research, and the house next door to Palin just happened to be renting for a good price: "WASILLA, Alaska (AP) - A writer working on a book about former Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin says he moved to her hometown to talk to her longtime...
  • Creepy Palin biographer: I didn't move next door to spy... (DRUDGE TITLE)

    06/01/2010 12:16:32 PM PDT · by F15Eagle · 31 replies · 1,257+ views
    myway via Drudge ^ | Jun 1, 8:46 AM (ET) | AP
    WASILLA, Alaska (AP) - A writer working on a book about former Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin says he moved to her hometown to talk to her longtime acquaintances, not to spy on the family. Joe McGinniss said Tuesday on NBC's "Today" show that the price was right on the house next door to the Palins. He says he needs to be in Wasilla to do his work. Palin posted on Facebook last week that she wondered what McGinniss would gather "while overlooking Piper's bedroom, my little garden, and the family's swimming hole?"
  • Author next door to Palin: I’m not stalking her (Today Show runs interference)

    06/01/2010 8:33:14 AM PDT · by teddyballgame · 48 replies · 1,622+ views
    Today Show ^ | 6/1/10 | Mike Celizic
    “She has pushed a button and unleashed the hounds of hell, and now they’re out there slavering and barking and growling,” McGinniss said. “That’s the same kind of tactic — and I’m not calling her a Nazi — but that’s the same kind of tactic that that the Nazi troopers used in Germany in the ’30s, and I don’t think there’s any place for it in America.”
  • Wasilla fence fascinating for national media outlets

    05/31/2010 8:10:04 AM PDT · by Bratch · 38 replies · 1,955+ views
    Mat-Su Valley Frontiersman ^ | May 29, 2010 | Editorial
    The “Today” show called Friday morning saying it plans to come up Monday and do some interviews about the fence Todd and Sarah Palin built on their property on Lake Lucille. According to people who care about those things, the former governor wrote on her Facebook account that she was worried about the neighbor, Joe McGinnis, moving in. He’s the author of several books, one of which is an alleged non-fiction story about his exploits in Alaska titled “Going to Extremes.” That was published in 1980. It was a bible for all those who dreamed of moving here or were...
  • Palin Stalking Author Like a Wife Beater Blaming the Wife

    05/30/2010 7:27:01 AM PDT · by Mobile Vulgus · 38 replies · 1,092+ views
    Publius Forum ^ | 05/30/10 | Warner Todd Huston
    Left-wing, hack writer Joe McGinniss is showing signs of instability. Like a wife beater, he's now blaming Sarah Palin for being alarmed and upset that he -- well known as her literary stalker -- has suddenly appeared as her new next door neighbor. McGinnis has, wife-beater-like, been quoted by the Washington Post that HE is the one "offended" by Palin's portrayal of HIM. McGinniss told the Post that Palin should have "offered him a plate of cookies" when he moved in to stalk her instead of scoffing about him on her FaceBook account. He says that he was "deeply offended"...
  • Joe McGinniss tells his side of the story about becoming Sarah Palin's neighbor

    05/29/2010 9:24:43 PM PDT · by STARWISE · 60 replies · 2,029+ views
    Wash Post ^ | 5-29-10 | David Weigel
    According to Joe McGinniss, the offer to rent the house next to Sarah Palin's came because the landlord trusted him to respect the former governor's privacy.
  • Hi Neighbor! Iowahawk Guest Opinion from the Sarah Palin Who Lives In Liberals' Heads

    05/29/2010 9:31:41 AM PDT · by IowaHawk · 35 replies · 1,293+ views
    Iowahawk | 5/28/10 | David Burge
    Knockity knock! Oh hi there! I was out shooting caribou on the Arctic Cat and saw your synapse lights on, and so I said to myself, "now, gosh darn it, Sarah, you've been living inside this nice person's cerebral cortex for, what is it, almost two years now? By golly, it's about time you dropped in at their frontal lobe with a plate of your famous homemade Alaska welcome wagon cookies and introduced yourself." Continued here...
  • Sarah Palin deserves privacy from muckracker Joe McGinniss

    05/29/2010 11:59:24 AM PDT · by 2ndDivisionVet · 87 replies · 1,432+ views
    Irish Central ^ | May 29, 2010 | Niall O'Dowd
    Joe McGinniss is wrong to move next door to Sarah Palin in Alaska in order to gather material for his book on her due out in 2011. McGinniss is well known for pushing the envelope when it comes to his subjects. His 1983 book on the Jeffrey MacDonald murder trial result ended in a lawsuit by MacDonald alleging he had been set up by McGinniss. There was an out of court settlement. His next book on the Kennedy's brought similar reaction from that clan who felt that McGinniss had greatly altered the key facts. Now Palin is his subject and...
  • Time's Crowley: McGinniss Deals Blow to Journalism, Plays Into Palin's Hands

    05/28/2010 8:37:30 PM PDT · by 2ndDivisionVet · 4 replies · 618+ views
    Newsbusters ^ | May 28, 2010 | Ken Shepherd
    Time's Michael Crowley, late of the liberal publication The New Republic, took to his new magazine's Swampland blog with a salutatory post yesterday. After the obligatory kind words about how excited he was to be on board "another great [journalistic] institution," Crowley laid out his case about why author Joe McGinniss was foolish for renting a house right next door to the Palin family's Wasilla residence. He did take a few swipes at Palin in the process -- arguing Palin is on a mission to discredit journalists and this just bolsters her argument -- but Crowley's case is the polar...
  • Anti-Palin Author Living Next Door Threatens To Call Police On Reporter (video)

    05/28/2010 8:36:28 PM PDT · by STARWISE · 62 replies · 2,010+ views
    ABC News tries to talk to author Joe McGinniss, who is renting the house next door to Sarah Palin in Wasilla, Alaska. When the reporter knocks on his door, he is told by McGinniss .... Video
  • (Video) Sarah Palin’s Creepy Neighbor Joe McGinnis Threatens To Call Police On Reporter

    05/28/2010 12:29:52 PM PDT · by MaxCUA · 39 replies · 1,142+ views
    ABC News tries to talk to author Joe McGinniss, who is renting the house next door to Sarah Palin in Wasilla, Alaska. When the reporter knocks on his door, he is told by McGinniss that he's trespassing and threatens to call the police.
  • Palin Neighbor Rented Out House to Journalist in Revenge Plot Against Palin

    05/28/2010 9:27:22 AM PDT · by Nachum · 55 replies · 1,861+ views
    Phancee ^ | 5/28/10 | Juli Weiner
    Sarah Palin, plays photojournalist on Facebook. Salacious new details have emerged about writer Joe McGinniss’s recent move to Sarah Palin Lane, located in snowy Wasilla, Alaska. McGinniss’s son Joe Jr. told Politico’s Ben Smith that Joe Sr. had been courted by Palin’s neighbor in a classic case (?) of revenge-by-rental. “A woman was renting her house and sought out the author because the Palins had crossed her (owed her money for renovations she had done at their request and never paid her for). So she knew McGinniss was writing the book and found him and offered him the house.” Bam!
  • Jeepers, Creepers! Random House Hires Peepers!

    05/28/2010 9:32:42 AM PDT · by astyanax · 1 replies · 229+ views
    CWA ^ | May 27th, 2010 | Penny Nance
    WANTED: Experienced blogger to take up residence adjacent to Random House CEO Markus Dohle to conduct consistent surveillance on the Dohle family and provide regular blog posts on their activities. Minimum six-month commitment. Experience as a voyeur or peeping tom a big plus! Will provide advance finances to locate and rent accommodations in Scarsdale, New York.
  • Joe McGinniss makes his move on Sarah Palin (Creepy stalker biographer)

    05/26/2010 3:51:46 PM PDT · by 2ndDivisionVet · 73 replies · 2,035+ views
    Wizbang ^ | May 26, 2010 | Kim Priestap
    Sarah Palin announced on her Facebook page that Joe McGinniss, author of the infamous book Fatal Vision that chronicled the story of Jeffrey MacDonald, has rented the house right next door to hers. It seems he's chosen her has the subject of his next book. Lucky her. While she keeps the tone of her post upbeat and positive, it's clear she is disturbed to know that someone so hostile and antagonistic toward her is watching her and her family's every move. Since Palin published her post, the blogosphere has been all atwitter about this development. Many people find it creepy....
  • Mark Levin outs Joe McGinniss for Palin

    05/27/2010 5:55:44 AM PDT · by SmokingJoe · 97 replies · 3,397+ views
    Before Its News ^ | May 27, 2010 | No Spin Zone
    It's just bit creepy when someone that is investigating you and intends to write a book about you moves next door. Especially if your name is Todd or Sarah Palin. Surely someone is due a little privacy at home right? Tonight Mark Levin took an extraordinary step on Palin's behalf. Levin called Joe McGinniss the erstwhile writer/investigator/author/creeper and asked for an interview on the phone. When Levin did not receive a return call he did something startling-he gave out the email of Joe McGinniss. Levin pointed out that Liberal Activists are becoming more brazen about upsetting business people and conservatives...
  • Too Close for Comfort? Author Penning Sarah Palin Expose Moves Next Door to Her (PRICELESS VIDEO)

    05/27/2010 3:25:31 PM PDT · by onyx · 87 replies · 2,979+ views
    ABC - Good Morning America ^ | May 27, 2010 | By NEAL KARLINSKY and HUMA KHAN
    Joe McGinniss' Book, Slated for 2011 Release, Is Being Written in Wasilla, Alaska, next door to Sarah Palin's home! The former Alaska governor has a new neighbor and it's not someone she is happy about. Author and investigative reporter Joe McGinniss , who has written critically of Palin in the past, rented the house next to the former GOP vice presidential candidate so he can write a book about her. The Palins , whose ever-expanding compound is bustling with construction, are putting up a new fence that they hope will block McGinniss' view. Palin took to Facebook Wednesday to complain...
  • Palin neighbor sought author as tenant

    05/27/2010 9:49:27 AM PDT · by Al B. · 146 replies · 3,618+ views
    Politico ^ | May 27, 2010 | Ben Smith
    Sarah Palin's next-door neighbor sought out author Joe McGinniss as a tenant, McGinniss's son said. "No one is stalking anyone," Joe McGinniss, Jr., a novelist whose father is the non-fiction writer, wrote in response to an email from a Palin supporter who confused his email address and his father's. (He shared the email with me.) "A woman was renting her house and sought out the author because the Palins had crossed her (owed her money for renovations she had done at their request and never paid her for). So she knew McGinniss was writing the book and found him and...
  • "The New Palin Fence" (Say it ain't so, Joe!)

    05/27/2010 7:01:27 AM PDT · by pillut48 · 63 replies · 1,931+ views
    "Gretawire" blog ^ | 5-27-10 | Greta van S.
    To protect against the "Wasilla Stalker"
  • Sarah Palin is rightfully agrieved about invasion of privacy

    05/27/2010 4:36:01 PM PDT · by militanttoby · 39 replies · 1,324+ views
    The Washington Post ^ | May 27, 2010 | Ruth Marcus
    <p>The Palins’ new neighbor, it turns out, is author Joe McGinniss. Coincidence? I think not. McGinniss wrote an unflattering profile of Palin for Portfolio magazine last year, and he’s now writing a book about the former Alaska governor. So he’s moved in next door.</p>