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Alaska National Guard Sex Abuse Scandal Threatens GOP Governor's Re-election

The Huffington Post | Dana Liebelson | Posted 10.22.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The Alaska National Guard is facing down some grave allegations: A recruiter trying to give alcohol to high school girls, botched respon...

Did Sarah Palin REALLY Have An Affair? 5 Stories From The Rumor Mill

Posted 11.16.2011 | Divorce

Joe McGinniss, the man who famously moved in next door to Sarah and Todd Palin in Wasilla, Alaska, is set to release a scathing (and apparently thinly...

Search Sarah Palin's Inbox

Posted 08.14.2011 | Politics

This past Friday the Alaska government released over 24,000 of Sarah Palin's emails from the period when she served as Alaska's governor. Shortly ...

Michael McLaughlin

Sarah Palin Writes Like Middle-Schooler -- And Better Than Some CEOs | Michael McLaughlin | Posted 11.15.2011 | Weird News

The huge cache of Sarah Palin's emails released Friday offered not only a chance to see what she was writing about during her uncompleted term as Alas...

The Guy Sarah Palin Fired Was a Trailblazer, Too

Tom Davis | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Tom Davis

A meeting with Walt Monegan, before he attracted national attention due to his connection to Palin, showed he is an inspirational man concerned about people with mental disorders.

Sarah Palin Being Groomed To Be The New Katie Couric: LL Cool J Wants No Part

Harmon Leon | Posted 06.14.2012 | Media
Harmon Leon

LL Cool J: "Fox lifted an old interview I gave in 2008 to someone else and are misrepresenting to the public in order to promote Sarah Palin's show. WOW."

Sarah Palin: Gun Imagery, Tea Party Fanatics, and Hunting Wolves From Helicoptors

Harmon Leon | Posted 06.14.2012 | Politics
Harmon Leon

I'm one for free speech, but maybe Sarah should tone down her Facebook page and reflect real events going on such as a brick flung through the window of a Dem. Party office in Rochester.

He Did it His Way: Hickel Goes Out Standing

Geoffrey Dunn | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Geoffrey Dunn

Walter Hickel, the colorful two-time Governor of Alaska and former U.S. Secretary of the Interior under Richard Nixon, had long declared that "I want to be buried standing up so I can fight for what I believe in forever." He got his wish.

Sarah Palin Spins Out Of Control: Pugnacious Revisionism Of Going Rogue Portends Her Fall From Grace

Mario Almonte | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books
Mario Almonte

In Going Rogue, Palin flirts dangerously close to morally dubious grounds, and it is making supporters wonder if she too isn't spiritually corrupt and undeserving of their loyalty.

Palin In My Prayer Group, Says Witchcraft-Fighting "Spiritual Warfare" Leader

Bruce Wilson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Bruce Wilson

Members of the New Apostolic Reformation clearly profess to believe that others will be forced to accept their beliefs or be destroyed.

Palin Hit With Another Ethics Complaint

Geoffrey Dunn | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Geoffrey Dunn

In the wake of Governor Palin stepping down from her job, new allegations have surfaced today in Alaska charging Palin with additional violations of the Alaska Executive Ethics Act.

The Iquitarod!: Sarah Palin's Latest Arctic Sport

Geoffrey Dunn | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Geoffrey Dunn

Palin expects no one to wonder why in the world she would step down from the governorship, which is the only platform from which she can claim any political legitimacy. And we're not supposed to speculate? Come now.

Thrilla In Wasilla

Alan Shapiro | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Alan Shapiro

A long time from now, when you hear the name Sarah Palin, you'll remember just where you were this 3rd of July

The Real Story Behind Palin's Bombshell

Geoffrey Dunn | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Geoffrey Dunn

Some pundits have said that Palin's resignation is out of character. Hardly. Don't forget that she resigned from her last statewide office. Sarah Palin is a quitter.

Sarah Palin Resigning as Alaska's Governor (VIDEO)

Shannyn Moore | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Shannyn Moore

For weeks, the rumors of a criminal investigation against the governor have been brewing. They are rumors, but are swirling fresh again with Palin's resignation.

Comedians Mourn Palin's Resignation

Andy Borowitz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Andy Borowitz

Moments after Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin announced her resignation from office, comedians from coast to coast held candlelight vigils to mourn what one comic called "a devastating loss."

Sarah Palin: Tiller Murder A "Tragedy"

Huffington Post | Susan Crile | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

UPDATE 6/2: On Tuesday, Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin expanded on the murder of George Tiller, comparing the doctor's death to the "equally disgusting" murd...

Get Your War On: Moose Meat (VIDEO)

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy

In this latest installment, Accounts Receivable is having a bit of a rough day, and can't find a shoulder to cry on. Will he be able to contain his ou...

Get Your War On: Palin And Rape Kits (VIDEO)

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy

In this week's GYWO, no means no, unless you have 500 bucks to sink into your own rape investigation. When the guys start looking into this whole rape...

Three Truly Weird Governors, USA

Jamie Stiehm | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Jamie Stiehm

Somehow Palin's speaking pattern, upswept hair, glasses and supreme self-confidence electrified the body politic. Love or fear her, she and her small-town ways could not be ignored.

Sarah Palin's Presidential To Do List

Trish Wend | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Trish Wend


McCain Once Again Shows Republican Party Is Just 24 Years Behind Democrats

Joseph Minton Amann and Tom Breuer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Joseph Minton Amann and Tom Breuer

Palin does reinforce McCain's maverick image. He threw out the established guidelines for picking a VP and went with the Fox News method of simply picking the hottest broad he could find.

Sarah Palin: Average Hockey Mom or Spawn of Satan?

Sean Carman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Sean Carman

Palin appears to have turned herself into a Barbie doll to advance her political career. Which, of course, will make feminists everywhere line up to vote for her. Especially Hilary supporters.

A Viewer's Guide to the Sarah Palin Nomination

Sean Carman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Sean Carman

What does all of this mean? The friendly, apparently all-American demeanor? The rabid support of radical right-wing fundamentalists? The dogged, inexplicable hatred of trooper Wooten?

Pipe Dreams to Nowhere: Another Palin Lie

Geoffrey Dunn | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Geoffrey Dunn

Palin has always been fast and loose with the truth, but her duplicity about the pipeline extends far beyond whether it is currently being built or not -- it is not -- but whether or not it ever will be built.