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marzipanni Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue Nov-11-08 09:46 PM
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26. She is the poster girl for the GOP
She is the perfect disguise. She is a powerful icon. How does one address a walking, talking, living, breathing lie? In substance her persona is completely impotent, delivering the PR message designed by her corporatist puppet masters. She is an animated programed Potemkin village for a party that promotes a foreign policy based upon brutal force, inequity, racism, and class warfare.

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  -Why is Palin cooking and cleaning the kitchen during all her interviews? Truth Hurts A Lot  Nov-11-08 09:02 PM   #0 
  - Pretending to be a housewife n/t  csziggy   Nov-11-08 09:03 PM   #1 
  - She's in a full business suit. Who cooks in that?!  Truth Hurts A Lot   Nov-11-08 09:09 PM   #7 
     - well, shit - she didn't pay for that suit  unpossibles   Nov-11-08 09:25 PM   #18 
     - Didn't you ever watch "Green Acres"? Eddy Albert plowed the whole farm in a business suit,  salguine   Nov-11-08 10:12 PM   #32 
     - And Eva Gabor cooked and cleaned in fashionable ensebles...  JHB   Nov-12-08 09:24 AM   #72 
     - That's what I noticed.  Sheltiemama   Nov-13-08 05:28 PM   #95 
     - Governer June Cleaver? nt  lib_wit_it   Nov-13-08 05:49 PM   #99 
  - Crank makes you clean a lot.  SoonerPride   Nov-11-08 09:03 PM   #2 
  - ...  Kali   Nov-11-08 09:28 PM   #21 
  - LOL. Where's that poster that was hinting there might  illuminaughty   Nov-12-08 12:37 AM   #49 
  - shoving cheese into sausages? is that considered cooking?  chimpsrsmarter   Nov-11-08 09:05 PM   #3 
  - good catch. Even a casual cook would know that  Truth Hurts A Lot   Nov-11-08 09:10 PM   #10 
  - not that i'm a great cook myself but i also don't pretend i'm every woman.  chimpsrsmarter   Nov-11-08 09:12 PM   #11 
     - That's what Dirty Harry  Gilligan   Nov-12-08 12:21 AM   #48 
  - Ewwwww. Oh that is one of my pet peeves. Nasty, plus she has little kids  anneboleyn   Nov-11-08 09:14 PM   #13 
  - which leads me to think that she never cooks and does domestic things which is fine by  chimpsrsmarter   Nov-11-08 09:16 PM   #16 
  - You think she believes in GERMS?  Ignis   Nov-12-08 02:04 PM   #78 
  - She wants to be Rachel Ray or....  Aviation Pro   Nov-11-08 09:06 PM   #4 
  - Right in a suit and an updo, WTF.  siligut   Nov-11-08 09:08 PM   #5 
  - I wanna see her in a bathrobe and slippers, no makeup, ponytail,  jazzjunkysue   Nov-11-08 09:10 PM   #9 
     - Have you been peeking in my windows?  MadinMo   Nov-12-08 02:39 PM   #80 
        - Uh-no-Tthat wwasn't me. Must have been someone else.  jazzjunkysue   Nov-13-08 05:12 PM   #94 
  - Because she's out of her effing little fundie mind.  jazzjunkysue   Nov-11-08 09:08 PM   #6 
  - Makes her look all "folksie"  PearliePoo2   Nov-11-08 09:09 PM   #8 
  - Exactly....she's doing the I am just a regular girl crap....sure ...  firedupdem   Nov-11-08 09:12 PM   #12 
  - I take my work clothes off and always change before I get in the kitchen  Mystery2Me   Nov-11-08 09:21 PM   #17 
  - She's not going away quietly.  illuminaughty   Nov-12-08 12:42 AM   #50 
  - Bingo!  mamalone   Nov-12-08 02:19 PM   #79 
  - For the same reason  H2O Man   Nov-11-08 09:16 PM   #14 
  - she wants to smell like cinnamon?  frickaline   Nov-12-08 09:19 AM   #70 
     - No "Cinnamon Girl," she.  H2O Man   Nov-12-08 09:46 AM   #73 
        - isn't that the truth! /nt  frickaline   Nov-12-08 12:23 PM   #74 
  - 'Cause she wants to show also she doesn't have a cook, too...  jenmito   Nov-11-08 09:16 PM   #15 
  - Depends. She views herself as a Snickers bar. Sometimes she  lib_wit_it   Nov-13-08 05:57 PM   #100 
  - Like the good cannibal she is, cooking and cleaning the remains  neomonkey   Nov-11-08 09:25 PM   #19 
  - OMG - What was that movie where Kathleen Turner played the Mad Mom? That's her - that's Palin!!  Raschel   Nov-11-08 10:20 PM   #36 
     - Serial Mom! n/t  illuminaughty   Nov-12-08 12:44 AM   #51 
  - I think you mean Cookin' and Cleanin'  prodn2000   Nov-11-08 09:26 PM   #20 
  - I bet Matt turned down that fish casserole after seeing how unhygienic  Ilsa   Nov-11-08 09:28 PM   #22 
  - "had never had a corn dog"  awoke_in_2003   Nov-11-08 10:22 PM   #37 
     - I guess his mom made his school lunch. Really, I figured everyone  Ilsa   Nov-12-08 12:42 PM   #76 
  - Because she's a living prop  TheKentuckian   Nov-11-08 09:28 PM   #23 
  - She is the poster girl for the GOP  marzipanni   Nov-11-08 09:46 PM   #26 
  - Hey, it's good to diversify--never know when  spindrifter   Nov-11-08 09:30 PM   #24 
  - Why is she over dressed?  IndianaGreen   Nov-11-08 09:35 PM   #25 
  - Nieman Marcus has special new line of stain-free Mom Wear...  zulchzulu   Nov-11-08 09:57 PM   #28 
  - Imagine the pre-production meeting before the video shoot  zulchzulu   Nov-11-08 09:56 PM   #27 
  - hehe!!  bushisanidiot   Nov-12-08 09:05 AM   #68 
  - Julia Child always wore an apron. Even when....  BrotherBuzz   Nov-11-08 10:00 PM   #29 
  - and Julia could wield a meat cleaver like no one else!  chimpsrsmarter   Nov-11-08 10:03 PM   #31 
     - We all loved Julia  BrotherBuzz   Nov-11-08 10:58 PM   #42 
     - I was blown away by the revelation that she worked for the CIA, or in some undercover position. n/t  1Hippiechick   Nov-12-08 05:38 AM   #58 
        - It was actually the OSS, forerunner of the CIA.  BlueMTexpat   Nov-13-08 09:59 AM   #89 
           - Sorry about the surfeit of actuallys ...  BlueMTexpat   Nov-13-08 10:04 AM   #91 
              - Actually, I didn't notice that at all. My husband points out to me that I actually overuse the word  1Hippiechick   Nov-13-08 12:31 PM   #92 
     - You got to meet her?  illuminaughty   Nov-12-08 12:49 AM   #52 
     - Sorry, dupe posted. n/t  illuminaughty   Nov-12-08 12:49 AM   #53 
  - It's code for the dominionists.  Stellabella   Nov-11-08 10:02 PM   #30 
  - ## PLEASE DONATE TO DEMOCRATIC UNDERGROUND! ##  DU GrovelBot   Nov-11-08 10:12 PM   #33 
  - We seen that at the bar, hubby said now she thinks she's Rachel Ray  bridgit   Nov-11-08 10:12 PM   #34 
  - I use to think Rachel Ray was annoying...  awoke_in_2003   Nov-11-08 10:25 PM   #38 
  - Because she's a woman. Doh.  Eryemil   Nov-11-08 10:13 PM   #35 
  - Same reason she always has that kid around his waist.  Hieronymus   Nov-11-08 10:48 PM   #39 
  - And the media goes along with this charade. Why are they trying to build her up?  book_worm   Nov-11-08 10:51 PM   #40 
  - I don't know any moms with kids who actually get to sit down during dinner prep.  Beausoir   Nov-11-08 10:56 PM   #41 
  - but the question is why are they interviewing her while she is cooking?  book_worm   Nov-11-08 11:01 PM   #43 
  - Husband Todd is domineering. Always looming in the background.  Tutonic   Nov-11-08 11:06 PM   #44 
  - Uhh...sorry, but cutting up pieces of bulk cheese and putting them on Moose dogs that have  rvablue   Nov-11-08 11:58 PM   #45 
  - Sounds like a recipie for plump kids.  truthisfreedom   Nov-12-08 12:16 AM   #46 
  - Ugh, reading that first sentence, I think I'm going to heave!  chatnoir   Nov-12-08 08:53 AM   #65 
  - All of her interviews?  Gilligan   Nov-12-08 12:19 AM   #47 
  - Look closely - you can see the camera catch her futuristic "Kitchen Cabinet" in the background...  Indi Guy   Nov-12-08 12:50 AM   #54 
  - She has to prove that she can bring home the moose bacon, and fry it up in a pan.  MilesColtrane   Nov-12-08 04:32 AM   #55 
  - YouTube just for you - I LOVED Melinda Doolittle!  1Hippiechick   Nov-12-08 05:42 AM   #59 
  - She wants to be the next Martha Stewart???  Waiting For Everyman   Nov-12-08 04:50 AM   #56 
  - same reason why bush clears brush at the ranch  Skittles   Nov-12-08 04:59 AM   #57 
  - Lady MacBeth  Progs Rock   Nov-12-08 05:55 AM   #60 
  - OUT, DAMNED SPOT!!!!!!!!!  ailsagirl   Nov-12-08 02:40 PM   #81 
  - It's intentional to reinforce she's just an average mom. Totally harmless and wouldn't drum up a >  cooolandrew   Nov-12-08 08:46 AM   #61 
  - am i the only one that noticed the 3 inch heels on the 7 yr old?  NatBurner   Nov-12-08 08:50 AM   #62 
  - It's a gimmick. That's what she's all about. Perception is reality. She's a she-bush,  indie_ana_500   Nov-12-08 08:51 AM   #63 
  - She's hoping to get the nod to be the next Food Network star.  youthere   Nov-12-08 08:52 AM   #64 
  - Because it's akin to porn for the right.  tallahasseedem   Nov-12-08 08:57 AM   #66 
  - Eww...A woman in an apron is porn for the right! Ugh  genna   Nov-13-08 09:04 AM   #85 
  - She already admitted she doesn't cook. she even told us to ask her kids cuz they know.  bushisanidiot   Nov-12-08 08:59 AM   #67 
  - Very rigid!  hamsterjill   Nov-12-08 09:06 AM   #69 
  - Because she didn't hire someone to plant brush for her to clear.  JHB   Nov-12-08 09:23 AM   #71 
  - Actually, that was great looking kitchen  Beacool   Nov-12-08 12:30 PM   #75 
  - Because she is just like us!!  shaniqua6392   Nov-12-08 12:47 PM   #77 
  - The folksy "guy/gal I want to have a beer with" persona for President isn't going to fly anymore.  Lorentz   Nov-12-08 04:25 PM   #82 
  - Well, she's just your regular hockey mom doncha' know  anonymous171   Nov-12-08 04:32 PM   #83 
  - She's no June Cleaver!  Juniperx   Nov-12-08 04:37 PM   #84 
  - It's sexist...  Dappleganger   Nov-13-08 09:09 AM   #86 
  - Because she's a hack that needs props. n/t  nomaco-10   Nov-13-08 09:11 AM   #87 
  - Brush clearing. Cooking moose dogs. The hyprocrisy of the media  rvablue   Nov-13-08 09:28 AM   #88 
  - Gotta appease the big strong burly he-mens of the Republic Party,  LynnTheDem   Nov-13-08 10:01 AM   #90 
  - It's folksy, doncha know? You betcha!  AtomicKitten   Nov-13-08 12:48 PM   #93 
  - because TODD is the MAN of the house  npincus   Nov-13-08 05:36 PM   #96 
  - Every thing about her is superficial.  olegramps   Nov-13-08 05:42 PM   #97 
  - ... in a June Cleaver suit, no less ...  Myrina   Nov-13-08 05:48 PM   #98 
  - funny isn't it? she is such a hypocrite. on the one hand, when asked if there was sexism on the  AgadorSparticus   Nov-14-08 01:31 AM   #101 
  - because....... she's........ a............  bob_weaver   Nov-14-08 01:34 AM   #102 
 

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