New York City was invaded with residents of Wasilla, Alaska last week. The real treasure of Wasilla, Portugal. The Man, invaded the Lower East Side and wowed a sold-out audience Friday night at Webster Hall.
Let's take the recent events in Egypt and learn an important lesson: namely, democratic reform can be non-violent. And let's hope that, whatever the future holds for the country, civility will prevail.
When Joe McGinniss rented a house next to the Palins' home, the local paper ran an editorial reminding McGinniss that "Alaska has a law that allows the use of deadly force in protection of life and property." The editor responsible is now out.
How far is too far for a journalist doing investigative reporting about a public figure like Sarah Palin> He's writing a book about her, so why not? But what information can he really gather by moving next door to a hostile subject?