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A Final Word About Tonight's Debate: No One Has to Go Easy on Palin Just Because She's an Airhead

Andy Ostroy | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Andy Ostroy

Sarah Palin's not some damned beauty queen whose vacuousness we're supposed to tolerate through the question-and-answer part of the pageant simply because we love her in a bathing suit.

Biden & Palin: Some Debate Prep Advice

Tom Alderman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Tom Alderman

Thursday night's a biggie. There's a decent chance Biden and Palin will get bigger viewer numbers than the Presidential top dogs did last Friday. This...

Still More Questions About Sarah Palin and that Combed-Over Guy with the Creepy Smile Who Hangs on to Her Skirt for Dear Life

Paul Slansky | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Paul Slansky

Knowing his parents as we do, what seems the likeliest inspiration for infant Trig's name?

Sarah Palin's Inbox Reveals Possible Troopergate Smoking Guns

Erik Ose | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Erik Ose

Why the secrecy? Why try so hard to cover up your e-mail trail? What exactly is Gov. Palin trying to hide?

Sarah Palin E-Mails Deleted Under Cover of Hacking Incident

Erik Ose | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Erik Ose

A strange hacking incident earlier today tied up another loose end for Gov. Sarah Palin. Overnight, one of Palin's Yahoo e-mail accounts was compromi...

Leaked: McCain's Earmark Memo to Palin

Lee Camp | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Lee Camp

Daughter Asks Why Mommy Is Afraid of Sarah Palin

Francesca Biller | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Francesca Biller

My nine year-old daughter asked why I am afraid of Sarah Palin. I answered, "Because she doesn't stand for anything that's good for women, for little girls or for any Americans." "But what does she stand for?" my wide-eyed daughter asked.

Sarah Palin, The Bush Doctrine, and Why It's Smart To Be Dumb

Tony Sachs | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Tony Sachs

If Joe Biden had said this on national TV, the election would be over. But if Sarah doesn't know what the Bush Doctrine is, well, my goodness, neither do a lot of hardworking, God-fearing hockey moms.

The View From Wasilla - God Help Us if Sarah Palin is Elected

Erik Ose | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Erik Ose

I got a fascinating e-mail from a Wasilla, Alaska resident who was witness to Sarah Palin's tenure as mayor. Except for a New York Times article this...

McCain's Voice Mail to Palin Leaked to Press (Listen)

Lee Camp | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Lee Camp

The Vast Right Wing Conspiracy: A Brief History Lesson

Jeffrey Jena | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Jeffrey Jena

For all of my enlightened progressive friends out there in cyberland who are just atwitter and twitching about Gov. Palin let me give you a little history lesson.

Is John McCain Mentally Fit To Be President?

Erik Ose | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Erik Ose

In a breathtakingly puzzling move, John McCain showed terrible judgment by selecting first term Alaska Governor Sarah Palin to be his running mate. ...

Palin '08 = Bush '00

Scott Shrake | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Scott Shrake

Stunned at your first encounter with Alaska Governor Sarah Palin? Keep it to yourself, please. Or else get ready for part two of Rove's secret formula.

Seth Colter Walls

Don Young Winning Primary Despite Investigation: Bad News For Alaska GOP | Seth Colter Walls | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The GOP can't catch a break in Alaska. First Senator Ted Stevens was indicted for by a federal grand jury and insisted on a trial before the election ...