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‘Daily Show’: Is Sarah Palin Secretly Brilliant?

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Posted on Jan 14, 2010
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Don’t worry—everyone can see those trails you’ll observe around Jon Stewart in this “Daily Show” clip. It’s not just you. But speaking of weirdness, consider the possibility, which Stewart advances here, that Sarah Palin is actually quite brilliant for mobilizing an entire news network to help her “set the record straight,” as Bill O’Reilly puts it.  —KA

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By jerrygates7, February 3, 2010 at 5:46 am Link to this comment
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Her maverickness has rogued her way to political power, has she not? That;s my running mate there, yep, Me and Sarah are rogue covert pseudo, quasi, crpto leftists with a basball bat the size of the Empire States Building to wield against any detractors, Damn Sarah. nice work, girlfriend, just look at you! Beautiful, intelligent, born Again and redy to do battle with the empire, just like me, yep we got this sewed up, girlfriend, who can be against us?

  This is left meets right, folks, tiger and bear doing it for the masses benefit, fighting corruption, dissing the man, stopping tiorture, building trutt, aiding the poor, giving charitably to the disenfranchised and proving once and for all that strong women and weak men can forge an alliance that detroys evil in it’s every lair, yep folks, we are a team, now, just look, Volker and Obama together, that’s just like Sarah and Me on TV, we will end that bad fed and create our own banks, the people get the interest, the bankers lose their asses and the world sees that we the people, Sarah and me, will win this battle against evil pricks with little dicks, we are testerone and estogen powered waepons of mass intruction, just wait! We will be great, whoooooaaaaoooo is that wierd or what??????

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By GW=MCHammered, January 15, 2010 at 2:10 pm Link to this comment
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Crazy like Fox.
She definitely belongs there.

Fox hunt: cracks in Murdoch dynasty as TV news chief
finds himself in firing line

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By DaveZx3, January 15, 2010 at 10:15 am Link to this comment

I thought Palin would be long gone by now.  I thought it was a mistake for McCain to make her his VP.  But here she is, as popular as just about anybody, making money, making points, and making converts.

The left will hate her forever, but the more they squawk about her the more popular she gets.  I think there are about as many stories about her and Beck on this site as there are anybody else.

How come Ed Schultz or Rachel Maddow never get that popular?

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By bozh, January 15, 2010 at 7:30 am Link to this comment
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I think that uncle samuel and aunt sarah wld make a very good team. S’mthing, like hebraic samuel and sarah have ca 50-6k yrs ago.

And boy life in those days was very good. Plenty of fish, game, nuts, berries, small snakes, frogs, fruits, etc.

And if u look at ur toes, u know we used them to grasp branches for they were at least a ft long. We didn’t even have to alight to have sex. With such long and strong toes grasping thick branches we cld also have sex in trees.

And u didn’t have to pay for sex in those days because money had not been invented until our toes nearly disappeared around 3.5 k yrs ago.

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By Timestyx, January 15, 2010 at 6:24 am Link to this comment

definitely not

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By Inherit The Wind, January 15, 2010 at 5:19 am Link to this comment

All it proves is that Fox has NO standards for the capability of a political commentator to actual EVALUATE and critique policy.

It’s not the politics—it’s the ability to analyze.  William Safire and William F. Buckley were both extreme right-wing commentators.  But they were thoughtful, intelligent, and fact based.

Fox hires people who don’t care about facts, just feed ersatz red meat to their viewers.  And Sarah Palin is BRILLIANT at feeding them their ersatz red meat.

Ersatz because it’s not factual—just made-up BS lies for this nation’s Goebbels Network—Faux Noise.

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By Mundt, January 14, 2010 at 4:13 pm Link to this comment

Sarah Palin is obviously brilliant( and beautiful), just as Stewart is obviously boring (and nerdy).

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By dasm, January 14, 2010 at 2:59 pm Link to this comment
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That’s an easy one:  Absolutely not!

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