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PALIN A LIABILITY? STILL NOTHING ON BIDEN BEING SUCH!

Sarah Palin (Photo by Chris Hondros/Getty Images)

Is Sarah Palin a liability?-I’M SORRY, SHE IS HOT.  AND, THIS “HEADLINE” AS SHE IS DRAWING BIGGER CROWDS THAN EVER.

The VP candidate finds herself in hot water again, and the latest polls show she’s hurting John McCain. » Fallout

I CANNOT BELIEVE THAT THIS WOULD BE PRINTED WHEN NOTHING NEGATIVE ON BIDEN OR OBAMA SEEMS TO MAKE THE NEWS.  HAS BIDEN SAID ANYTHING INCENDIARY LATELY?  HMM.  HAS OBAMA?  HMM.  LET ME CHECK.  YES, YET NONE OF IT MAKES THE HEADLINES.  THE MAINSTREAM MEDIA PRINTS EVERY RUMOR REGARDING McCAIN AND PALIN.  RUMORS, RUMORS ARE HEADLINES.  GOOD JOURNALISM? 

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SO WE FINALLY GET AN ACORN HEADLINE, WELL, THERE WAS ONE A WEEK AGO, AND IT DOESN’T TIE ACORN TO OBAMA OR THE LEFT.  IT IS REMARKABLY BENIGN. 

WASHINGTON – House Republican leader John Boehner on Wednesday urged President Bush to block all federal funds to a grass-roots community group that has been accused of voter registration fraud.

EVEN THIS QUOTE IS WORTH NOTING.  NOTICE THAT IT MERELY SAYS THAT ACORN HAS BEEN ACCUSED OF VOTER FRAUD.  MAYBE I’M GRASPING AT STRAWS, BUT IT DOESN’T SAY ANYTHING ABOUT THE FACT THAT THEY REGISTERED THE DALLAS COWBOYS OR THAT THE FBI IS INVOLVED IN MULTIPLE STATES.  THE PRESS’ OPPONENTS ARE ALWAYS, “INDICTED” OR “CONTROVERSIAL.”  IT DOES MENTION THAT THEY ARE UNDER INVESTIGATION SO MAYBE THAT COUNTS.  THE WRITER, JIM ABRAMS, DOESN’T LINK THE GROUP WITH OBAMA EVEN THROUGH SPECULATION.  HE EVEN REPORTS ACORNS DEFENSE LINE, “To commit fraud, a person would have to show up on Election Daywith identification bearing the fake name.”  HE FURTHER CARRIES THE WATER FOR ACORN BY NOT ANNOUNCING HOW MANY FRAUDULENT REGISTRATIONS HAVE BEEN FOUND AS WELL AS STATING THAT ONE OF ITS OWN WORKERS BROUGHT THIS TO THE ATTENTION OF INVESTIGATORS.  THEN, OF COURSE, AT THE END OF THE ARTICLE REPUBLICANS ARE ACCUSED OF TRYING TO DISENFRANCHISE POOR VOTERS.  WOW.  NICE JOB, JIM.

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This entry was posted on October 23, 2008 by in Uncategorized.
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