Where is ‘the center’ on Powell’s political map?
For Secretary of State Colin Powell, who in 2008 actively supported the ticket National Journal listed as 2007′s two most liberal senators, is once again advising the Republican Party to move to the center. I wonder if he means that if the GOP had moved even more to the center than it has, he would not have worked for a ticket that is moving the | Read More »
Sarah Palin is still alive and well in Alaska
There are those who wish to bury Sarah Palin, not praise her. Leftist Democrats, their drive-by media assassins and Republican backers of some of her potential opponents for leadership in the Republican Party have been pushing the meme that the former vice presidential candidate no longer has a future in national politics. They want to convince others that the governor’s political career has been ruined | Read More »
You can see Kim’s missiles from Fort Greely
The AP is reporting: North Korea has restarted its nuclear facilities to harvest weapons-grade plutonium, an official said Saturday, in an escalation of the communist state’s standoff with the international community over its nuclear and missile programs. The move “will contribute to bolstering the nuclear deterrence for self-defense in every way to cope with the increasing military threats from the hostile forces,” the North Korean | Read More »
Two Shootin’ Tools for Sister Sarah
NRA members, keep an eye out for your copy of May’s American Rifleman, if it hasn’t already arrived. According to the latest edition of the magazine, Bob Reynolds, gunsmith and owner of Templar Consulting LLC, will make a special presentation at the NRA Foundation Banquet on May 14. It’s a modified AR-15 (civilian version of the milspec M16 rifle), specially customized in honor of Gov. | Read More »
Meghan hearts Eminem’s Palin-mocking video
Via NRO’s Jim Geraghty, the latest tweet from the McCain twit: “I used to have the hugest crush on Eminem when I was in high school and he still looks hot in his new music video!!” The puke rapper’s latest video is none other than the sleazeball “We Made You,” in which he fantasizes about Alaska’s governor, portrays himself in bed with a porn star | Read More »
Phoned-in Palin attack FAIL
Many years ago, when I was but a teenaged college student, my political science professor taught me a valuable lesson. He returned a paper I had written with a grade of 37 on it and the following scribbled in the margin in angry red ink: “Your paper is all supposition. Where is your supporting evidence?“ I learned from the experience. You can’t just phone it | Read More »
Newt Gingrich says the darndest things
The media loves to quote Newt Gingrich, because for every few insightful things he says, he always says something really, really off-planet.
Operation Leper 1, Nicolle Wallace 0
Chalk up a point for RedState.com’s Operation Leper. If the NY Post gossip column Page Six has its facts straight, she’s political toast: SARAH Palin’s campaign adviser Nicolle Wallace — who was blamed for the GOP veep hopeful’s notorious $150,000 clothes-shopping orgy — is through with politics. “My professional life will never involve working on a campaign again,” she tells next month’s Marie Claire. According | Read More »
Alaska’s conservative young gun reloads in Indiana
It’s been tough in Alaska for Gov. Sarah Palin the past few days. She’s been embroiled in a tug of war with the legislature over a replacement to fill the unexpired term of a state Senator who resigned to go to work for the Obama administration. The lawmakers appear certain to restore millions of dollars of the federal porkulus funds she had turned down, and | Read More »
The Sleeper Must Awaken
The Hope for America caught Sen. John McCain’s recent appearance on Jay Leno’s show: Leno: Who is running the Republican Party? Is it Rush Limbaugh? I mean… McCain: We have, I’m happy to say, a lot of voices out there: Bobby Jindal, T… Pawlenty, Huntsman, Romney, uh… Charlie Crist. There’s a lot of governors out there who are young and dynamic. Uh… Mitt Romney did a great | Read More »
Flawed Logic on the Left
The dissin’ diva has a response to our recent bit of satire which had some fun at the expense of her Palin-hatin’ community’s abundance of hypocrisy. She figures it this way: “I guess I’m doing something right if I’ve got your attention!” Not really. While I was stopped at a red light the other day, a guy plowed right into the rear end of a | Read More »
O brother, what art thou?
Breaking news! It seems that Todd Palin not only has a half-sister, but he also has another half-sibling – a half-brother named Samson Palin. The First Dude’s half-sister Diana, you may recall, was recently arrested for breaking into a house in Wasilla for the second time this week to steal money. You can go to Celtic Diva’s blog and read all about it. You will | Read More »
Newsweek tackles predator control in Alaska
The article, written by Amanda Coyne, is surprisingly almost balanced, or at least as balanced as we’re likely to see from such a leftist media outlet as Newsweek. However, there are a lot of facts that were not included in the piece…
Get Palin! That’s Job One for The Left and its media allies, says Gary Larson at Intellectual Conservative. And to accomplish the mission, they have gone far beyond the pale. The governor’s children are considered fair game by the same people who would scream bloody murder if either of the president’s two young daughters were unfairly attacked.
Who will defend women against misogynistic attacks?
In this video, Bill O’Reilly and Tammy Bruce excoriate feminist groups for refusing to defend Sarah Palin and other women who don’t adhere to radical leftist views from misogynistic attacks: h/t: The Conservative Xpress And at The New Agenda, Cynthia Ruccia has an excellent post up about how common sexism has become in our society and how only a few have been willing to stand | Read More »
Palin has ‘no intention’ of challenging Murkowski
The Alaska Daily News is reporting that, according to a spokesperson for Gov. Sarah Palin: “The governor has no intention of running for the senator’s seat in 2010. She thinks the senator is doing a great job and that’s why she’s looking forward to hosting a fundraiser for her.” Meg Stapleton also told ADN yesterday speculation that Gov, Palin might challenge Sen. Murkowski in the | Read More »
It’s Alive: The First of the Sarah Palin Defense Funds
The Sarah Palin Blog has broken the news that a Defense Fund for the Alaska governor is up and running: A defense fund to help Sarah Palin pay her mounting legal bills is now up on the web and operational… According to the organizer,the defense money raised will go directly to Thomas Van Flein, Governor Palin’s private attorney. The fund is managed by Clayton Paslay, | Read More »
American President thinks ‘Austrian’ is a language
President Barack Obama made a world-class gaffe in front of the entire planet’s press during his news conference in Strasbourg, France. The transcript was released by the White House on April 4:
Iowa court decision may affect 2012 GOP primary
According to the Votemaster, the recent decision by the Iowa Supreme Court striking down a state law which defines marriage as the legal union between one man and one woman, “immensely complicates” the 2012 race for the GOP…
For Dems, Sarah Palin is their next Rush Limbaugh
We learned from Greg Sargent’s blog The Plum Line that Democrat strategists have plans to increasingly elevate Gov. Sarah Palin as a leader in much the same way they have done with Rush Limbaugh in recent weeks. Sargeant reveals that James Carville, who mapped out the Limbaugh strategy, told him that Dems will be increasingly elevating Palin, because she’s “an identifiable person who has a | Read More »