Tag Archives: Sarah Palin

Sarah Palin Fights Back!

Video Exclusive: A Revealing Morning With Sarah Palin

by John Ziegler If someone told me five months ago that in early January I would pay over $1,400 for an incredibly inconvenient plane ticket and $120 for a 3 a.m. cab fare to get from sunny Los Angeles to Wasilla, Alaska, I would have told them there was a better chance…

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Powell: GOP ‘polarization’ backfired in election

Love him or hate him, victory-minded Republicans would be wise to listen to former Secretary of State Colin Powell’s suggestions on rebuilding our party. His reflections on the election are the epitome of the moderate voter’s exodus from the GOP this cycle. (CNN) – The Republican party must stop “shouting at the world” and start listening to minority groups if…

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PLEASE MAKE IT STOP!

“A Conservative is a fellow who is standing athwart history yelling ‘Stop!'” – William F. Buckley, Jr. We just finished the longest presidential election in history and the media is already speculating about 2012. Shoot me now. Can we please stop and look around for at least a year? I cringe when I read things like this from David Weigel

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The Perils of ‘Populist Chic’

What the rise of Sarah Palin and populism means for the conservative intellectual tradition.

By MARK LILLA

The Wall Street Journal – NOVEMBER 8, 2008 Finita la commedia. Many things ended on Tuesday evening when Barack Obama was elected the 44th president of the United States, and depending on how you voted you are either celebrating or mourning this weekend.…

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I Knew It…!

Man, just a few days ago, I went by my instincts. Now this…? Mitt Romney’s camp is firing back at reports his foot soldiers are behind a brutal smear campaign against Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin in a backdoor strategy to position the former Bay State governor for the 2012 GOP presidential nomination. “It’s a completely absurd allegation that…

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McCain’s peak

Remember when McCain was actually beating Obama in the polls for little while?  McCain chose Sarah Palin on August 29th, and instead of the Democratic convention giving Obama a bounce, McCain enjoyed his highest numbers for the next week, with his greatest gains coming after Palin’s convention speech, which almost beat McCain’s ratings for his acceptance speech.   All we…

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Why They Hate Sarah

It is understandable that much of the focus of this Presidential election has been on Sarah Palin.

She being a relative newcomer to the national scene, there were legitimate questions to be answered about her record and her views. But early on, before the nation got the opportunity to know who was this woman from the 49th state – liberals…

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