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American Way: Sarah Palin is doing
more harm than good to Republican Party

Telegraph [UK], by Matt K. Lewis

Original Article

Posted By:Pluperfect, 7/13/2014 8:56:27 AM

Sarah Palin wants to impeach Barack Obama. In an op-ed article published last week, the former Republican vice presidential nominee declared that the crisis on the southern border (where young illegal immigrants are being detained) "is the last straw that makes the battered wife say, ´No, mas´." The Republican Speaker of the House, John Boehner, thinks that´s loco. (Technically, he said, "I disagree".) For Republicans hoping to avoid the kind of drama that might derail what looks to be a very good midterm election year, this kind of call is both a nuisance and a trend. In a world where there are no

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: strike3, 7/13/2014 9:04:42 AM     (No. 9922228)

I totally disagree. We don´t care about the republican party nearly as much as we care about the country. Calls for impeachment of the Kenyan fraud should have begun in 2009 when he began the destruction of the country. Five years of relative silence by the republican party shows their true loyalty and it´s not to the American people.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: bpl40, 7/13/2014 9:05:22 AM     (No. 9922229)

The surest sign that Sarah is right on target is when she starts getting flak like this. It is amusing to see all those with the Republican Party´s well being in their hearts (s/o) rush to its defense.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: chumley, 7/13/2014 9:06:30 AM     (No. 9922230)

Oh yes. Whatever you do, dont discuss punishing the worst criminal in US politics in a hundred years. After all, someone might be offended.
This entire line of Sarah bashing is stupid. It is only an issue in a country that has already surrendered to evil.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: bubby, 7/13/2014 9:12:47 AM     (No. 9922234)

We now know that obama and the Democrats orchestrated the "border crisis" according to evidence obtained by Conservative Treehouse to get the House Republicans to pass amnesty. Yet we are to believe that obama´s lawlessness can´t be even talked about? It is hurting the GOP because they are complicit with obama and the Democrats by their in action and acceptance of violations of the Constitution. Sarah has done no harm to country, she has upheld the Constitution something the Republicans are loathe to do.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: Pluperfect, 7/13/2014 9:13:54 AM     (No. 9922237)

I think a problem with Sarah Palin´s impeachment campaign, is that her sincerity is doubted by all but her strongest fans. Does she really believe Barack Obama can be impeached? Or is it nothing more than a sure attention-getter and subsequent SarahPac donation-enhancer to push it. If she believes impeachment and conviction can happen, I wish she would explain how that could succeed. Other posters have pointed out, as has Mr. Lewis in this piece, the iffiness of a current legal position and the futility of an effort.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: uno, 7/13/2014 9:14:02 AM     (No. 9922238)

The Republican party is pushing a go-along, get-along, do-nothing, plain vanilla agenda with a little hot fudge on the top to make them look serious. They don´t need Sarah to make them look bad. They´re doing it all by themselves!

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Reply 7 - Posted by: MisterDickens, 7/13/2014 9:15:37 AM     (No. 9922240)

Who is Matt K. Lewis and what are his political leanings? I guess he´s a Brit but he still has political leanings about the U.S. What are they?

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Reply 8 - Posted by: ramona, 7/13/2014 9:15:55 AM     (No. 9922241)

Whatever else happens, don´t tell the truth! Side-step, whitewash, revise or ignore it - but don´t let the facts out of the bag! That is the Republican (establishment) way. Whether it is a Mississippi primary, Benghazi, a manufactured immigration crisis, just avert your eyes and pour yourself another cup of Karl´s coffee.

After all that is the way dysfunctional families manage to stay together for decades.
Ramona (the Pest)

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Reply 9 - Posted by: panther361, 7/13/2014 9:18:53 AM     (No. 9922248)

We can do without the misinterpretation of a foreign paper getting in our business right now. The UK has plenty of problems of Her own so butt out!


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Reply 10 - Posted by: Merlin251, 7/13/2014 9:19:47 AM     (No. 9922250)

Sounds like the RINOs are already starting to circle their Hybrid wagons and are wetting their collective pants!!! It´s time for these wimps to cowboy up, or get left in the dust of the coming stampede!!!

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Reply 11 - Posted by: Susannah, 7/13/2014 9:20:47 AM     (No. 9922251)

#7, Lewis is an American who´s an editor at The Daily Caller, a conservative publication the content of which is frequently posted here.He also wrote a book favorable to Sarah Palin back in 2011.

As for Palin herself, she´ll continue to do whatever serves best her own interests.

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Reply 12 - Posted by: Coy860, 7/13/2014 9:24:12 AM     (No. 9922258)

REALLY? She´s just one private citizen giving an opinion.
The RNC is doing harm to the Republican party, for example, look at the Mississippi primary.
Haley Barbour is in the middle of the racist campain run by Cochran,and both have "R" after their names.
Encouraging black democrats to violate law and vote for Cochran after they had already voted democrat is beyond low.


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Reply 13 - Posted by: Keekng, 7/13/2014 9:27:04 AM     (No. 9922259)

Sarah sure causes her naysayers to get their knickers bunched up.

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Reply 14 - Posted by: WAN2, 7/13/2014 9:27:42 AM     (No. 9922261)

Sarah is right, of course, but those enthroned want to hear none of this for fear of being DE-throned. Amerikan voters can be bought. Our bad.

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Reply 15 - Posted by: pursuitoftruth, 7/13/2014 9:30:03 AM     (No. 9922266)

I agree with the Republican Party has created it´s own harm. I really have grown to loath all but a few. Sarah is simply pointing out what should be obvious to any freedom loving Americans.

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Reply 16 - Posted by: enuf8, 7/13/2014 9:30:59 AM     (No. 9922268)

OP/5 & 9 ----- SO Predictable!

Matt Lewis has always been a Tucker C. ´mini-me´.


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Reply 17 - Posted by: shamus, 7/13/2014 9:33:21 AM     (No. 9922269)

Palin has a right to express her views. If a political party (or a journalist) is displeased, then that´s their problem.

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Reply 18 - Posted by: judy, 7/13/2014 9:36:54 AM     (No. 9922274)

Oh yeh the ones in charge are doing such a great job. Sarah is not in charge of anything . She just speaks & they go bananas. Imagine if she was in charge.

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Reply 19 - Posted by: EnsignOToole, 7/13/2014 9:51:45 AM     (No. 9922285)

#1,#2,#3, #4 all say what I think. I have saved this article to read after church when I hope my anger subsides.

Before I go, though, I want to address Mr. Lewis: You obviously don´t understand the American Constitution. Sarah Palin is trying to "preserve, protect, and defend" what so many citizens have died for, including those in the United Kingdom.

America is a sovereign country. I don´t think merry old England liked it very much in the 1940´s when Nazi Germany invaded and took over that wine country across the English Channel. I´ve never been there, but I think the distance is less across the English Channel than the Mexican border is from say Indianapolis near where I am from originally.

America worked very hard to rid itself of diseases which these children are bringing with them. Are we going to expose our countrymen, especially our children and grandchildren to those diseases again? I had scalp ringworm as a kid (it was almost an epidemic in Indiana) then I got head lice a few years later - not because of poor hygiene but because of some of the children where I went to school. My school teacher parents were beside themselves - I had to see a specialist in Indianapolis to get rid of the scalp ringworm - 18 months!

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Reply 20 - Posted by: ScarletPimpernel, 7/13/2014 10:03:41 AM     (No. 9922298)

#8, as usual, gets it. Thank you, dear sister. Hehehe.

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Reply 21 - Posted by: TigerLilly, 7/13/2014 10:09:34 AM     (No. 9922309)

So many in the press are saying impeachment is a bad idea they must be afraid it could really happen. God help our country.

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Reply 22 - Posted by: Immanuel Goldstein, 7/13/2014 10:09:56 AM     (No. 9922310)

Obama won´t be impeached. Any effort to do so would be too easily Mau Maued by the Democratic party and diverted for political gain, especially in a mid term election year. And I think that Sarah Palin knows that. But what she is doing, I think, is to keep tabs on the many offences of his that COULD be grounds for impeachment. Cataloging his crimes will keep them in the public mind and possibly serve to limit further actions on his part. And that is a public service that Sarah is performing.

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Reply 23 - Posted by: Urgent Fury, 7/13/2014 10:14:45 AM     (No. 9922316)

Well somebody has got to at least TALK about opposition.

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Reply 24 - Posted by: Blackeagle, 7/13/2014 10:23:11 AM     (No. 9922325)

One indication that the American people share in the belief that impeachment is the way to go is if they vote in a Senate likely to convict. Without the chance of conviction, impeachment is merely a stern warning (as we learned with Clinton).

Unfortunately even if the Dems lose every close seat in November (doubtful) - the vote to convict will still not be there. Only one third of the Senate is elected at a time. Maybe we can impeach in 2018 - after the voters have had a chance to fully rid the Senate of enough Obama supporters.

So until that time, all this impeachment talk is the political equivalence of "Football Fantasy".

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Reply 25 - Posted by: Edgelady, 7/13/2014 10:23:35 AM     (No. 9922326)

Funny how people are paying more attention to the messenger than the message.

It´s the message that everyone should seriously consider - regardless whose mouth it comes out of.

Everyone should know by now that beyond taking the Senate in November, impeachment is the only thing that will stop the madness. By November more Blacks and Democrats will be even more disillusioned with the Democrats in power, and then this topic of impeachment will be a serious alternative.

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Reply 26 - Posted by: earlybird, 7/13/2014 10:29:56 AM     (No. 9922335)

For reasons known only to them the Brtts still seem fond of Obie.

They can pound their keyboards until they are blue in the face - I don´t pay any attention to them other than to remind others that they should do the same.

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Reply 27 - Posted by: TulsaTowner, 7/13/2014 10:30:28 AM     (No. 9922337)

Obama has been conspiring with Mexico and South American "governments" to open another assault on the US. This did not happen overnight. All sorts of dots are now being connected. The intention is clearly to completely destabilize the US in an attempt at permanent dictatorial control. It may work if we don´t take immediate, serious action to stop Obama. Sarah is right.

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Reply 28 - Posted by: wendybird, 7/13/2014 10:37:11 AM     (No. 9922345)

What can you expect from someone who says she can see Russia from her back porch?
Oops, almost forgot, it was Tina Fey who said that. The media jumped on to make Palin look like a moron. And the morons believed the media, as they tend to do.
Palin is correct in this, as she nearly always is. (none of us are perfect, other than our legislative leaders and President), in their own opinion).

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Reply 29 - Posted by: ROLFnader, 7/13/2014 10:39:40 AM     (No. 9922349)

No, #22- Sarah´s motivations are simply to make more money to buy clothes and makeup. I know this because the prom rejects who stay up all night clipping and posting negative articles told us so.

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Reply 30 - Posted by: Moritz55, 7/13/2014 10:42:28 AM     (No. 9922353)

Timing is everything. Win back the Senate, and convicting Obama could be possible. Focus on impeachment before the election, and it´s likely we will fail to do either one.

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Reply 31 - Posted by: chicodon, 7/13/2014 10:42:42 AM     (No. 9922354)

Sarah has no power to impeach anyone. She´s a "has been", right? She´s so "has been" that Obama went out in front of clapping seals and gave an incoherent narcissistic speech with 199 references to himself in the first person singular.

She has always gotten into his head and will continue to. She will take the slings and arrows right now but her call for impeachment will continue to be cited as Obama pursues his path of destruction.

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Reply 32 - Posted by: Muguy, 7/13/2014 10:55:22 AM     (No. 9922358)

Sarah Palin helped to save McPain from total annihilation in the 2008 general election. They wanted her to "look pretty" and keep her mouth shut.

Obama HAS been lawless and dictatorial in his leadership. His attitude is brazen and he acts so passively when he says "so sue me"! He is not an "angry" person like Sharpton and the Rev. Jackson.

The demographics of the Congress is such that articles of impeachment could easily be drawn up in the republican majority House, but a 2/3 majority to convict in the Senate is not there. It´s just a fact of life.

Even if the "republicans" took all the seats in the mid-terms for Senate, it is still unlikely that a 2/3 majority to impeach would be in place in January of 2015.

The media has almost always put Obama in a positive light. They allow this little man to PIVOT freely from one crisis or scandal to another without ever fully getting deep enough on one story or another to get down to the dirty details.

The way Obama presents himself is one who is always "working as hard as he can" against negative situations and cirmcumstances, and he gets a PASS every single time when he fails. The only thing he is working "as hard as he can" is to dismantle our Constitutional republic.

So, while Sarah is right, the forces in the media as well as the spineless do-nothing "republicans" in DC who "see no evil, hear no evil, and speak no evil" are assembling the "circular firing squad" to take down Mama Grizzly yet again.

For her to speak out yet again shows how the RINOS and "old bulls" who vote to protect each other and don´t like being reminded about the beauty and simple principles that the country was founded upon and where they fail us.



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Reply 33 - Posted by: Aria, 7/13/2014 10:56:05 AM     (No. 9922359)

With the GOPe on full display in the Thad Cochran debacle I don´t particularly care about the GOPe. They´re nothing more than 2nd banana rats more concerned about their own power structure than the good citizens trying to remain free.

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Reply 34 - Posted by: FunOne, 7/13/2014 10:57:36 AM     (No. 9922362)

I regret that I no longer recognize the Republican Party that I joined during the Reagan years.

But I recognize that Sarah Palin seems a lot more like Ronald Reagan than the current GOP.

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Reply 35 - Posted by: MDMuskrat, 7/13/2014 11:10:56 AM     (No. 9922372)

Consider the source(s): UK Telegraph, Matt K. Lewis, and this OP (who, in post 5 here, disgustingly imputes crass motives to Ms. Palin and asks the typical diversionary Democrat question: "What´s your plan?") The point made by Sarah (and 72% of respondents in a recent Drudge poll) is that we should impeach.

And Lewis intentionally uses an older Palin article when he knows darn well there is a more organized and compelling article by her.

We avoid the progressive media because we abhor hit pieces like this on people trying to save this country. Why do some posters insist on delivering that garbage here?

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Reply 36 - Posted by: spahrkl, 7/13/2014 11:14:21 AM     (No. 9922376)

How many of you remember the phrase...it´s the seriousness of the charge?

Remember?

We all know that when anyone in politics starts getting press, that is the individual that is most feared.

The present ilk in office fear logic, truth, deductive thinking, uncomfortable questions, and a WOMAN making these pointed comments.

When anyone remains in any organization too long they become obsessed with themselves. So many GOP and Democrat representatives have been in Washington too long. Way too long.

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Reply 37 - Posted by: Philipsonh, 7/13/2014 11:16:20 AM     (No. 9922377)

Impeachment can only be reached by a Congress with two houses which have a Republican majority, which cannot happen before the next election. That is what Ms Palin should be stressing.

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Reply 38 - Posted by: planetgeo, 7/13/2014 11:21:39 AM     (No. 9922384)

The Republicans are not only afraid to bring even a knife to a gunfight, they´re also trying to shush someone bringing a thesaurus. Sarah, don´t you know how we´ll be shunned if you dare use that dreaded word, "impeachment?"

Cowards.

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Reply 39 - Posted by: lawabidingcitizen, 7/13/2014 11:26:50 AM     (No. 9922388)

No. 29, you forgot to add s/off to your comment. I fear a lot of readers think you´re a troll.

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Reply 40 - Posted by: LtE126, 7/13/2014 11:35:46 AM     (No. 9922395)

Sarah´s got more balls than all of the repukes (except for about 8 or 9) combined.

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Reply 41 - Posted by: GreatPlains, 7/13/2014 11:36:24 AM     (No. 9922397)

Matt Lewis agrees that Obama is a horrible and destructive president.
But, unlike Sarah Palin, he understands
the Constitution and can count.
45 Senate Republicans does not equal the 66 Senators
required by the Constitution for conviction.
Palin demanding that Obama be immediately impeached
and removed from office is the same as
saying cancer must be cured tomorrow.
It´s a nice sentiment that is not in any way grounded in reality.
On the other hand , Governor Rick Perry
is acting like a real statesman , he´s making serious arguments
in a professional manner.
He´s not constantly threatening to form a
third party , calling elected Republicans childish names ,
undermining them at every opportunity
and posting incoherent rants on Facebook.
He has the gravitas that Palin lacks.

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Reply 42 - Posted by: snapper451, 7/13/2014 11:37:41 AM     (No. 9922398)

Sarah is only noting that the elephant is in the room, something that Boehner, McConnell, Preibus, and the rest of the establishment that are standing waste deep in elephant poop are ignoring. Until King Barry decrees it is not, this is still a free country and she can speak the truth. It may cost her an IRS audit, a stint on the no fly list, and more NSA intrusion, but she can speak her mind. Many of us agree with her too!

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Reply 43 - Posted by: Ravenhaven, 7/13/2014 11:40:06 AM     (No. 9922401)

Sarah will be president one day. There is no one else.

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Reply 44 - Posted by: kate318, 7/13/2014 11:43:13 AM     (No. 9922404)

If the democrat party would stop electing criminally negligent, narcissistic sleazebags as president, we wouldn´t HAVE to talk of impeachment. Just once, in this century, could the democrats find someone who actually LIKES the country they want to govern? (Don´t bother responding; I know the answer.) Until then, We The People must use the only options we have, and when the democratic (not to be confused with democrat) process has been so corrupted, it leaves us very few alternatives. I´m with Sarah.

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Reply 45 - Posted by: biggun, 7/13/2014 11:52:46 AM     (No. 9922411)

Isn´t the Telegraph Britain´s version of the New York Times?

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Reply 46 - Posted by: wilemon, 7/13/2014 12:00:38 PM     (No. 9922422)

Boehner illustrated why so many feel he is a terrible face for his party .When tossed a softball about Palins statement he missed the pitch by a foot. He should have anticipated the question and answered "incompetence and bad judgment are not grounds for impeachment" that would have gotten even MSM coverage for 3 days.

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Reply 47 - Posted by: AltaD, 7/13/2014 12:08:46 PM     (No. 9922429)

This guy writes for The Daily Caller, the Telegraph reprints his anti-Palin rant, the Washington Examiner had more or less the same article -- seems to me that the GOP has it´s own version of JournoList.

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Reply 48 - Posted by: Avikingman, 7/13/2014 12:11:48 PM     (No. 9922434)

Hey, Clinton was impeached.
Acquitted by the ´RAT senate, but he WAS impeached. I realize that´s a resume enhancer for a ´RAT.
But I´m with Sarah. Impeach Obama. He has broken the law and his oath of office.

If we´re a country based upon law, the let us prove it to the world.

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Reply 49 - Posted by: Caveman, 7/13/2014 12:21:50 PM     (No. 9922452)

Everyone know that he can not be impeached, but that isn´t the point.
If you can tie together every Dim to that falling star before election day, the odds of the lowfo´s will not vote for them is increased.
We must to do something to offset Rove´s helping hand to every Democrat everywhere.

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Reply 50 - Posted by: dman, 7/13/2014 12:22:32 PM     (No. 9922453)

There are those who put the country first, and those who put their party first. They reveal themselves here.

I, for one, prefer to see a tepid GOP go the way of the tepid Whigs if it doesn´t live up to its own platform. I prefer to see it replaced by a new party that will provide vigorous, stout opposition to the treason that confronts the nation.

Based on current and recent performance, the GOP winning the Senate will change little. It simply doesn´t make any difference, at this point.

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Reply 51 - Posted by: ColoWapiti, 7/13/2014 1:03:36 PM     (No. 9922511)

No, #5, Palin´s motives are only questioned by GOP Establishment cheerleaders. You know, the ones that run their search engines several times a day looking for any hit piece on Palin, Cruz, or Tea Party. Then they post them and try to sound objective.

Surely you know who they are. You may even know three of them.

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Reply 52 - Posted by: kahunavol, 7/13/2014 1:08:52 PM     (No. 9922520)

Can the establishment republicans see that their attacks on people like Sarah Palin are a stupid way to go? Do you see the cost or do you fear being in control so consider it best to drive away conservatives lest you get what you say you hope for? Maligning people like Sarah Palin might get you points with the Democrats but will cost you at the ballot box. If we are nothing more than an embarrassment to you we will happily go away and you can go without us but remember who is responsible. If Sarah were a elected official it would be necessary to quiet her voice but as it is, I believe it shores up the base to have her speaking boldly. The shrill response destroys that completely. Karl may disagree but his track record isn´t stellar so what gravitas does he have other than the weight of his girth?

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Reply 53 - Posted by: Desert Fox, 7/13/2014 1:17:39 PM     (No. 9922530)

Seems Matt has a serious case of being gun shy while curling ion the fetal position in the foxhole thinking he is safe. Matt is obviously a devout parrot for the Go Along to Get Along RepublicRats and does not want to loose that stance, thus his Anti-Palin rhetoric to satisfy his RepublicRat Social Progressive Overlords. All Sarah Palin did was suggest an available Constitutional path to deal with the Unconstitutional Acts of Hussein 0baMugabe Amin. As is expected the Social Progressive RepublicRats wet their panties. They have a notoriously unbroken track record of snatching defeat from the jaws of victory. That seems to be ingrained into their Genetic coding.

The Social Progressive RepublicRats do not want to use established Constitutional Processes for dealing with the Executive branches violations of the Constitution. They do not have the guts to make the case in the House nor to the public at large, because they lack the Moral Courage, Virtuous Integrity, Honor and adherence to Principles. They want to be Liked and Popular. To them I say NUTS!! I stand with Sarah Palin!!


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Reply 54 - Posted by: Me_Opinionated_Nah, 7/13/2014 1:34:34 PM     (No. 9922554)

It’s a well-known fact within the media that when the going gets tough, “Journalists” (formerly “Reporters”) who desperately seek more attention than they’re getting, write about Sarah Palin – always begging, beseeching, even bribing their headline-writers to include her name in the headline AKA the reader-grabber.

Of course, Governor Palin is in favor of this as well, inasmuch as she’s well aware that not many people have ever heard of her, nor know her positions on national or international issues of the day. As her kneejerk detractors are wont to say, “She’s just in it for the fame and the fortune. Yep. We’ve sure got HER number!”

I trust the above will serve to clarify any uncertainty or confusion. Thank you.

[ Cynicism Derision Disdain Irony Mockery Sarcasm and Scorn/OFF! ]



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Reply 55 - Posted by: Desert Fox, 7/13/2014 1:37:34 PM     (No. 9922559)

As is usual the resident band of Tokyo Rove´s Rovette Screeching Harpie Harridans scour the internet for articles full of hate and vitriolic commentary against Sarah Palin as a means to sate their own hungers of hatred for someone who is twice the woman they will ever be. Yet whenever an article is posted about their Tiger Beat Cover Idol Willard that is critical of him, the claws come out and they defend him like an abused wife defends a wife beater. They become rabidly blind seeing nothing but red and attack the messenger. Never do they Intellectually address the content or facts of the article or criticism.

I say the House of Representatives assign someone to compile a list of articles of Impeachment and cite the Constitution for each of the violations. It´s time for Americans to get familiar with the Constitution and the restraining order against Government that it is.

The Social Progressive RepublicRats would rather stand around sipping wine at their Elite parties, looking down their noses at the Law abiding citizens and hiss their disdain for anyone upsetting their status quo. They are willing arbiters in the willful destruction of the American Representative Republic.

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Reply 56 - Posted by: killerbee, 7/13/2014 2:36:53 PM     (No. 9922635)

OP and Eric Holder see eye-to-eye on a lot of things it seems.

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Reply 57 - Posted by: Yorkiemom, 7/13/2014 2:45:00 PM     (No. 9922645)

#41 always has a well thought out post. Impeachment would be a feather in Obama´s hat, and he would be loved forever in the eyes of the media and historians. I want him gone more than anyone, but it ain´t gonna happen, in spite of what Palin says.

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Reply 58 - Posted by: dman, 7/13/2014 3:04:29 PM     (No. 9922668)

You mean like Nixon, #57? /s

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Reply 59 - Posted by: gillyo, 7/13/2014 6:33:18 PM     (No. 9922912)

Bravo #55! You told it like it is. Once again the same old elitist Republican hacks are out trashing Palin. If she´s so insignificant, then why do they get their knickers in such a twist every time she opens her mouth?

The time has come for the Rovians to go away as they are only successful at losing. Actually, they have a real gift for it, and when they might actually have a chance to win, they snatch defeat out of the jaws of victory. Sarah almost dragged McCain to the finish line in 2008, and would have if she hadn´t been held back by the GOP "powers that be."

I blame the establishment GOP for the fix we´re in. They continue to lose and lose and lose and won´t listen to anyone who doesn´t agree with them. If it´s your "turn" up you go to be slaughtered by the likes of Obama, who really should have lost in 2012 if the GOP had put up a candidate everyone could get behind. But, instead, we got another one who took his "turn" to let us down.

I will vote Republican because I have no choice, but don´t think it´s because I like the way the party is being run. It´s definitely the lesser of two evils.

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Reply 60 - Posted by: grace1798, 7/13/2014 6:54:25 PM     (No. 9922930)

WHY are you so terribly threatened by Sarah Palin? It´s so obvious that you are embarrassing yourself.

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Reply 61 - Posted by: ColonialAmerican1623, 7/14/2014 12:13:27 AM     (No. 9923137)

Never before has one woman made so many heads explode.

The GOP should be grateful she is on our side. Whereas we question the Republican motives today. They should not offend the people most likely to vote for them.

Why keep sending back the same old same old to keep doing the same things to you ? They are more concerned about themselves than serving US or the Constitution.

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