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12. And even in those terms she still got the meat of the argument wrong. (eom)
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  -Palin Camp: "She was explaining in terms a third-grader could understand" sabra  Oct-22-08 11:21 AM   #0 
  - sad  ErinBerin84   Oct-22-08 11:22 AM   #1 
  - She basically then told the 3rd grader erroneous info.  Katzenkavalier   Oct-22-08 11:22 AM   #2 
  - Can a 3rd grader understand misinformation?  Merlot   Oct-22-08 11:23 AM   #3 
  - Ntot true. She's been intentionally blurring the line between the Executive and the Legislative  MercutioATC   Oct-22-08 11:23 AM   #4 
  - exactly....she could almost get away with it if not for her past answers.  ErinBerin84   Oct-22-08 11:25 AM   #8 
  - bwahahahahaha! How PATHETIC AND DESPERATE!  Wolfies Revenge   Oct-22-08 11:23 AM   #5 
  - Couldn't she have simply told the truth in words a 3rd grader would understand?  yardwork   Oct-22-08 11:24 AM   #6 
  - A third grader understands "policy changes"?? This doesn't come  pdxmom   Oct-22-08 11:25 AM   #7 
  - as a rule 3rd graders don't vote... however  radfringe   Oct-22-08 11:25 AM   #9 
  - Here's some data on those supporters  Indenturedebtor   Oct-23-08 06:35 AM   #55 
  - How's this, Sarah:  npincus   Oct-22-08 11:25 AM   #10 
  - By the way, I have a 3rd grader at home. And he thinks Palin is an idiot.  AtomTan   Oct-22-08 02:55 PM   #38 
     - LOL- works for me!  npincus   Oct-23-08 05:53 AM   #48 
  - What, a 3rd grader can't understand "if McCain bites it, I'm the Prez"?  AchtungToddler   Oct-22-08 11:25 AM   #11 
  - And even in those terms she still got the meat of the argument wrong. (eom)  thecorrection   Oct-22-08 11:26 AM   #12 
  - Of course she was. That's her mental level.  EstimatedProphet   Oct-22-08 11:26 AM   #13 
  - Breaking a tie vote in the senate  leftynyc   Oct-22-08 11:27 AM   #14 
  - lol! This is absurd. Why couldn't a third grader understand the truth? It's actually  OmmmSweetOmmm   Oct-22-08 11:27 AM   #15 
  - Yeah, right.  sunder   Oct-22-08 11:28 AM   #16 
  - What an insult to every teacher and parent in the country  alcibiades_mystery   Oct-22-08 11:28 AM   #17 
  - I wonder if her supporters will get that this is an insult towards them?  WI_DEM   Oct-22-08 11:28 AM   #18 
  - it's like  ErinBerin84   Oct-22-08 11:29 AM   #19 
  - LOL. Lets educate the children with "Her" version of the Constitution.  CADEMOCRAT7   Oct-22-08 11:30 AM   #20 
  - Too bad the 3rd grader couldn't explain the question so the GOVENOR could understand....  RoadRage   Oct-22-08 11:31 AM   #21 
  - I saw this on Olbermann last night  alison   Oct-22-08 11:31 AM   #22 
  - Yeah,because no 3rd grader would understand the concept of a TIE  PA Democrat   Oct-22-08 11:33 AM   #23 
  - .  spokane   Oct-22-08 11:33 AM   #24 
  - Mika thinks that was a "Great!" answer because....  GalleryGod   Oct-22-08 11:35 AM   #25 
  - Third graders deserve truthful, if simplified, answers. nt  deadparrot   Oct-22-08 11:37 AM   #26 
  - Their defense is that lying to third-graders is better than lying to adults?  No Surrender   Oct-22-08 11:38 AM   #27 
  - so, it's ok to lie to children.... nice argument  Essene   Oct-22-08 11:39 AM   #28 
  - Come to think of it, does this explain why she said basically the same  pdxmom   Oct-22-08 11:40 AM   #29 
  - The thing is, she implied exactly the same thing at a freaking debate.  Arrowhead2k1   Oct-22-08 11:42 AM   #30 
  - Actually, most people know very little about the office of the Vice-President......  suston96   Oct-22-08 11:43 AM   #31 
  - This explanation makes sense to me  rvablue   Oct-22-08 11:50 AM   #32 
  - This explanation makes sense to me  rvablue   Oct-22-08 11:50 AM   #33 
  - I taught third grade for ten years  ayeshahaqqiqa   Oct-22-08 12:41 PM   #34 
  - A 3rd grader knows what a "tie-break" is.  mwei924   Oct-22-08 02:45 PM   #35 
  - What's great about this  AtomTan   Oct-22-08 02:53 PM   #36 
  - I don't understand why make this statement  Johonny   Oct-22-08 02:53 PM   #37 
  - Third graders can understand that the VP breaks ties.  freestyle   Oct-22-08 02:55 PM   #39 
  - Ugh. "agenda" is not a third grader term. Secondly she explained it incorrectly.  vaberella   Oct-22-08 03:02 PM   #40 
  - The problem is she has no idea what a VP does.  TexasObserver   Oct-22-08 03:03 PM   #41 
  - She said that the VP was gonna get in there and "make policy" with them  DeschutesRiver   Oct-22-08 03:08 PM   #42 
  - Nope. Sorry. That excuse won't wash. I HAVE a third grader.  Left Is Write   Oct-22-08 03:09 PM   #43 
  - "so if they want to they can really get in there with the senators and make a lot of policy changes"  kineta   Oct-22-08 03:10 PM   #44 
  - so she lies to 3rd graders just like she lies to everyone else.  BklynChick   Oct-22-08 03:28 PM   #45 
  - Unbelievable. So kids are too stupid to understand the correct answer.  Cass   Oct-22-08 03:46 PM   #46 
  - "Tie-breaking vote" is too difficult for a third-grader?  Harvey Korman   Oct-22-08 03:48 PM   #47 
  - she wa LYING to a third-grader?  LynnTheDem   Oct-23-08 06:14 AM   #49 
  - Sarah was right  Bad Thoughts   Oct-23-08 06:22 AM   #50 
  - She gave false information, period.  polichick   Oct-23-08 06:24 AM   #51 
  - which was more complex, BTW, than the correct explanation would have been.  npincus   Oct-23-08 06:29 AM   #53 
     - Exactly! imo she really believes that the veep can have more power...  polichick   Oct-23-08 06:35 AM   #54 
  - Nothing like confusing a 3rd grader for no good reason. If the 3rd grader can understand "Vice-  No Elephants   Oct-23-08 06:26 AM   #52 
  - Clueless. I had to put up with this crap in high school.  obiwan   Oct-23-08 06:39 AM   #56 

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