Tag Archives: Sarah Palin

The conservative crackup over Palin; Maureen Dowd’s truce is bound to fail

The grand conservative coalition is cracking at the seams. The ruins will be longstanding after November 4. But Maureen Dowd is taking good measure and a stab at a Nobel Peace Prize for simmering internecine warfare. The high-brow conservative commentariat lead by Will and Noonan (with an assist from Christopher Buckley) are leaving the big tent. They can't stand Palin.…

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OBAMA = ACORN

This from a New York newspaper. The pundits are in overdrive with the release of a report by an investigator for the Alaska State Legislature that says Alaska Governor Sarah Palin abused her power because she allowed her husband to press for the firing of state trooper Michael Wooten who was involved in a divorce and custody battle with his…

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Palin, where she belongs

Reading up one a private religious mother’s message board I belong to for several years now, today I read a post of a woman who has finally opened up on her own abortion that occurred 25 years ago. She has now made the effort to put a face on abortion, and at peaceful protests gatherings to hold the sign ‘I…

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Wheels coming off the Straight Talk Express

Sitting in beloved Arlington, Massachusetts, it’s tough to get a feel for national politics.  We are one of the bluest towns in one of the bluest states, so when it feels like everyone is for the Democrat, it comes as a surprise when the results turn out differently. Four years ago, it seemed as if every other car in town…

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Report on Palin is in….

This is the headline… “Alaska panel finds Palin abused power in firing ” then…. ANCHORAGE, Alaska – A legislative committee investigating Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin has found she unlawfully abused her authority in firing the state’s public safety commissioner. The investigative report concludes that a family grudge wasn’t the sole reason for firing Public Safety Commissioner Walter Monegan but says…

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