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Peacetrain Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sat Oct-03-09 07:50 PM
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Sarah Palin to put out lipstick line? Say it isn't so!
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Because wonders never cease, yesterday, the New York Post reported that Sarah Palin's agents are seeking a beauty endorsement deal and pitching cosmetic companies to capitalize on the punchline to a joke she made during her speech at last year's Republican National Convention (she asked, "What's the difference between a hockey mom and a pitbull?" Answer: "Lipstick.")

Assuming this news is true, let's consider what it means. Sarah Palin is a major figure on the national political scene and--whether you like the idea or not-- a serious contender for the 2012 Republican nomination. By entering the celebrity makeup racket, she'd be relegating herself to a space usually reserved for truly fluffy, low-talent shills, the Jessica Simpsons of the world, the Paris Hiltons, your spare Olsen twin. It seems impossible that anyone thinks this is an appropriate arena for a woman who aspires to be the leader of the United States.
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  -Sarah Palin to put out lipstick line? Say it isn't so! Peacetrain  Oct-03-09 07:50 PM   #0 
  - I said it before and I'll say it again,she will never be POTUS but she  virgogal   Oct-03-09 07:53 PM   #1 
  - I heard that hubby quit his they must be seeing some money  Peacetrain   Oct-03-09 07:56 PM   #4 
  - As long as she's not in a position of authority anywhere, who cares?  TheCowsCameHome   Oct-03-09 08:02 PM   #6 
     - Well, becoming the face of a cosmetics line will seal that in stone. n/t  rvablue   Oct-03-09 08:03 PM   #8 
     - True--right now she's just Governor of Facebook. n/t  msanthrope   Oct-03-09 08:30 PM   #11 
  - There are some things even a pitbull won't do. nt  Gidney N Cloyd   Oct-03-09 07:54 PM   #2 
  - Bingo we have a winner!!!!  Peacetrain   Oct-03-09 07:55 PM   #3 
  - Is it surprising for Sarah to take any opportunity to pimp herself or her family?  Fridays Child   Oct-03-09 07:58 PM   #5 
  - Palin travels to China; arranges for import of lead-based lipstick line. nt  nc4bo   Oct-03-09 08:02 PM   #7 
  - For one specific application I presume.  lpbk2713   Oct-03-09 08:04 PM   #9 
  - She must be targeting the pig famrers.  LiberalFighter   Oct-03-09 08:25 PM   #10 
  - Her presidential aspirations are fake  Generic Brad   Oct-03-09 08:35 PM   #12 
  - True: Palin Immaculate Gloss Lipstick.  Warren Stupidity   Oct-03-09 09:18 PM   #13 
  - Coming soon to a feed store or livestock barn in your area! n/t  Ghost in the Machine   Oct-03-09 09:19 PM   #14 

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