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Freedom Isn't Free -- We Still Aren't Free of Sarah Palin

Mary Lyon | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Mary Lyon

Ironically, you've announced your babbling bailout on the eve of Independence Day. The people of Alaska may indeed finally be free of you. Unfortunately, the rest of us are about to become hostages.

Palin's Move Raises Big Questions

AP | PHILIP ELLIOTT | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin's abrupt and unscripted holiday resignation is an odd way to launch a potential presidential bid and no hel...

Sarah Palin -- What a Schmuck

Kimberly Krautter | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Kimberly Krautter

Who cares if she feels she has checked off her personal laundry list of things to do? You don't quit just because you want to pursue a new ambition.

Sarah Palin Is Just Sayin' (VIDEO)

Jamie Frevele | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Jamie Frevele

Gov. Palin is not quite done with David Letterman. Or the President. Or anyone. So she has taken to the Internets to finish what she started...

Levi Johnson Season

Jeff Danziger | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Jeff Danziger


Alaska House Demands Canonization For "Uncle" Ted!

Shannyn Moore | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Shannyn Moore

I think Mr. Stevens should wait as least as long as the interned Japanese during WWII did for their apology.

She's Too Sexy?: Sarah Palin and Voodoo Social-Psychology

Geoffrey Dunn | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Geoffrey Dunn

The recent "study" that argues that Palin's looks had a negative impact on the outcome of the election is, at best, voodoo social-psychology.

GOP Strategist: Jindal's Speech Was "Painful" And A "Good Night For Sarah Palin"

The Plum Line | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Lots of folks have been collecting the appalled reactions from people left right and center to Bobby Jindal's response speech last night, and here's a...

Dog Eat Dog: Palin Patron's Checkered Past

Geoffrey Dunn | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Geoffrey Dunn

Palin's latest right-wing Republican patron du jour is Fred Malek -- the notorious "hatchet man" for Richard Nixon who only a few years ago was busted by the SEC for investment fraud.

Palin Stiffs House Republicans: "She Lied To Us"

ABC | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

ABC News' Jonathan Karl reports: When House Republicans planned their annual winter retreat, they extended an invitation to Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin, h...

Selling Sarah (We Just Gotta Have More Controversy!)

Diane Tucker | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Diane Tucker

It's suddenly 1999 again, when we all thought that accurately calling a candidate "unqualified" would make him a laughing stock. But the joke was on us: the cheap shots generated controversy, which helped land him in the White House.

Sarah Palin: The Iditarod Meets the Potomac?

Jackson Williams | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Jackson Williams

McCain may have made a smart decision for some fundamental reasons that trump her lack of experience.

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.

How Sarah Palin Changed My Life

Nena Baker | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Nena Baker

From the depths of her soul, Gov. Palin knows there is no one better or more qualified to deliver her message about the future of the United States,

Why I'm a Rogue Republican

Eric Margolis | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Eric Margolis

I've been a lifelong Republican and plan to spend all Eternity as one. But my party abandoned me in the year 2000.

Sarah Palin's Not Done Yet - The World's New "Ugly American"

Steve Kettmann | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Steve Kettmann

We might all think that, come Tuesday, if indeed all goes as expected (nail-gnawing encouraged), Sarah Palin will mercifully retreat from public view ...

Palin Motivates California Dems to Volunteer for Obama

Reny Monk | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Reny Monk

An older woman in a back brace traveled from Palm Springs to Nevada to work the phones in a campaign office there. "I will do anything to prevent that trailer trash from getting into office," she said of Palin.

The Poetry of Sarah Palin

Tom McNichol | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Tom McNichol

Palin's campaign pronouncements have demonstrated a fragile Haiku-like quality that have often challenged the listener to explore not only the subject but also the very nature of meaning itself.

Why Some Smart Women Think Palin is a Good Choice

Pam Atherton | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Pam Atherton

A few of my very smart women friends think Palin has what it takes. I don't get it. Why can't they see what I see and what many conservative pundits are falling all over themselves to say? Palin is not qualified. I was so confused, I sought the advice of experts.

Palin's Appearance Makes Headlines Because of Our Hypocrisy, Not Hers

Judy Muller | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Judy Muller

Beneath this "controversy" over Palin's expensive wardrobe is a troubling fact: when it comes to judging female politicians, we are still a deeply sexist culture.

Americans Still Undecided on How Much to Hate Undecided Voters

Jason Notte | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Jason Notte

Observers from both sides of the aisle should seize upon this opportunity and focus their collective rage at its source: undecided voters.

McCain and Palin Inciting Violence in North Carolina

Erik Ose | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Erik Ose

In the wake of McCain-Palin visits to North Carolina, a string of election season crimes have occurred around the state involving violence, vandalism, and harassment.

Palin: Where'd Russia Go!

Andrea Chalupa | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Andrea Chalupa

If you haven't already, pay homage to a Palin White House. "Where'd Russia go!" Sadly, as funny as this is, it makes my stomach drop because it remind...

History's Lesson Concerning the Recent Viciousness of McCain/Palin Rallies

Madeleine M. Kunin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Madeleine M. Kunin

By repeatedly asking "Who is the real Barack Obama?" McCain/Palin is hinting that he has a hidden agenda -- an agenda that threatens all of us. By making Obama the Other, they are fueling racial paranoia.

Palin Fatigue: Tired of Talking about Sarah

Lauren Cahn | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Lauren Cahn

Why is it that the candidate who is the least deserving of attention is getting so much publicity?