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Sarah Palin 2012 Decision

Why Roger Ailes Was Furious With Sarah Palin

New York Magazine | Gabriel Sherman | Posted 11.21.2011 | Media

Sarah Palin's announcement that she wouldn't run for president disappointed her legions of admirers — but it infuriated Roger Ailes. The Fox News ch...

Sunday Roundup

Arianna Huffington | Posted 12.08.2011 | Politics
Arianna Huffington

This week, "outs" were in. In politics, Chris Christie and Sarah Palin announced they were officially out of the running for 2012. In Italy, Amanda Knox was finally out of prison after an appeals court jury overturned her conviction for murdering her roommate. Knox quickly flew home to Seattle amid rampant speculation about how much money she could make for selling her story. Also out: Hank Williams, Jr., whose signature intro song will no longer be a part of Monday Night Football. The country singer had told Fox News that the president hitting the links with John Boehner was "like Hitler playing golf with Netanyahu." (Note to rhetorical extremists on both sides: Nazi comparisons never help make your case.) Tragically, this week also saw the way-before-his-time passing of Steve Jobs, a towering example of an American businessman whose vision, creativity, and entrepreneurial spirit benefited both Apple and the world. Take note, Wall Street. RIP, Steve.

Sarah Palin 2012 Decision To Come Sooner Than Expected?

Posted 05.29.2011 | Politics

While Sarah Palin has repeatedly said it's likely months away before she'll make her decision known on whether to run for president in the next electi...