Tag: Sarah Palin

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Boycott David Letterman’s Sponsors

If you don’t know why, then you’re reading the wrong blog. The New Agenda is keeping tabs on sponsors of David Letterman’s show.  I have already told T-Mobile that I will cancel may $120 month service (paying the penalty) if they don’t stop advertising on The Late Show by July 15. Top names on the …

Politics

The Post-Palin Electoral College Map

Sarah Palin will push 9 toss-up states into McCain’s camp (from left to right): Nevada Colorado New Mexico Michigan New Hampshire Indiana  Ohio Virginia Florida This will give McCain the Electoral College victory in November, 300 to 238.  The Palin-Effect works two different ways:  Rough Rider Admiration and Strong Woman Identification.  This estimate and projection …

Politics

Palin Power **Updates Galore**

Sarah Palin’s Vice Presidential acceptance speech was a grand slam, walk-off homerun to the opposite field that knocked a beer out of Obama’s hand after the concession stand closed. She was smooth, easy, natural, funny, smart, real, genuine, organic, and brilliant. My favorite line:  ” . . . after the fake, styrofoam Greek columns have …

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Live Blogging the Palin Speech

Live blog of the most anticipated convention speech in our lifetimes. http://www.coveritlive.com/index2.php/option=com_altcaster/task=viewaltcast/altcast_code=5af59d4052/height=550/width=470 Anderson Cooper, CNN: “The excitement here is palpable.” Shep Smith, Fox: “I have never been so excited about speech in my life. I can’t wait.” Chris Wallace, Fox: “Oh, this is big, I’m excited, and that doesn’t happen at conventions very often.” I …

Politics

If I Wrote Sarah Palin’s Speech

Excerpt: . . . They say I lack experience.  They’re right, in a way. I have no experience wandering a city for three years trying to find myself.  No, I’ve never had that luxury.  But Barack Obama has. And I have no experience funneling money from an educational trust into organizations run by my close …

News, Politics

Palin’s Eldest Daughter Pregnant, To Marry Baby’s Father

Technorati Tags: Palin,Pregnancy Sarah Palin’s eldest daughter, Bristol, is pregnant and will marry Levi, the child’s father, Todd and Sarah said today in a press release [FoxNews.com]. The 17-year-old unwed daughter of John McCain’s new running mate, Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin, is five-months pregnant, Palin and her husband, Todd Palin, said Monday in a written …

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McCain – Palin Rally in O’Fallon, Missouri, Is Still On

We’re getting ready to head out to the McCain Rally in O’Fallon, Missouri.  I just checked with the campaign and the rally is still on.  John McCain is stopping in New Orleans to check on hurricane preparations before the rally, so I wouldn’t be surprised if it starts late. I’ll have photos and a report …

Politics

Palin Pick Energizing the Right **Update**

Conservative spirits soared like roman candles three times in my life: Ronald Reagan’s emergence in 1980 Newt Gingrich’s Contract with America in 1994 Sarah Palin’s selection as McCain’s vice president in 2008 Besides the math (each event exactly 14 years apart), Palin’s selection could change the face of politics in America for a long time. …