Palin put-down

June 1, 2015

With election season come the pundits. Sarah Palin may have shrunk to a smaller presence on the national stage since the defeat of John McCain in 2008, but she jumped eagerly into the fray this weekend. Her weapon? A Facebook attack on Martin O’Malley, the former Maryland governor who announced last week that he was seeking the Democratic nomination to the White House.

Former Governor of Alaska Sarah Palin speaks at the Freedom Summit in Des Moines, Iowa, January 24, 2015. REUTERS/Jim Young

 

Palin refers to O’Malley as “yet another anti-freedom politician” and a typical liberal whose “erroneous grasp of our Bill of Rights merely continues the strange and disastrous agenda of Barack Obama.” Don’t you wonder, asks Palin, “if there are ANY good old-fashioned Blue Dog democrats who can represent the left’s party in the 2016 race?”

O’Malley was quick to respond, snidely tweeting back to Palin: “Good to hear from you after all these years,” @Sarah PalinUSA. There’s still room in GOP primary for another entrant.”

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Palin is the type who even goes after her own friends and supporters for her own very personal reasons. While she has been called a pit bull with lipstick, she really is more of a rabid dog.

Posted by DavidHHH | Report as abusive

Palin brings nothing to the table but a smart mouth.

Posted by CMEBARK | Report as abusive

Why is she still talking?

Posted by Dehumanist | Report as abusive

Would somebody give this woman a talk show and get it over with?

The voters, (wisely), didn’t hire her. Playboy didn’t think she measured up. She is vamping for a talk show or some kind of regular paycheck that gives her some attention too.

So give it to her and spare the rest of us.

Posted by impatient | Report as abusive

This wouldn’t be so frustrating if she had a point to make.

Posted by impatient | Report as abusive

Sarah Palin is just not relevant, and really never was.

Posted by FormerAlaskan | Report as abusive

Sarah Palin may be not the right politician but she enlivens the election campaign! I like listening to her outbursts. I have no vote in the US.

Posted by RanjitW | Report as abusive

Good for Palin! If the Democrats had a Harry Truman, they would be worth look. But alas corruption has wasted the party.
Their desperation shows:
Baroness Clinton with all her dirty laundry stuffed in secret suitcases she “can’t remember” where she put. Just trust her, everything’s nice & tidy.
Poor Bernie Sanders whose solution to debt is just tax the “rich.” As if the “rich” can’t move their businesses away. Oh, and let’s give more free money away to the masses – ie university students. Everything is free, free for all. Vote for me. Wonderful communism – how well that worked.

And so is Martin O’Malley different? Nope.
More free money for illegal immigrants (er… “new Americans” as he put it ) who would want to study. Who wouldn’t? Think you could contain that budget? Why not try to help the people who are legally standing in line to immigrate? No, easier to get votes the other way because they are now “new Americans!”
And he wants to hike the minimum wage to $15 an hour. Sounds wonderful – except now the small pizza shop owner can only afford 2 employees instead of 4. And of course most jobs in the US economy come from small business owners not the big IBMs. But wouldn’t such a shrewd law professor know this? Perhaps he doesn’t know basic economics, OR, perhaps he is just regurgitating the same Democrat lines of “loving the poor” with more “free” money, while in reality cutting the workforce in half.
Yes Palin is right on. More of the same.

Posted by Winsom | Report as abusive

Good for Palin! If the Democrats had a Harry Truman, they would be worth look. But alas corruption has wasted the party.
Their desperation shows:
Baroness Clinton with all her dirty laundry stuffed in secret suitcases she “can’t remember” where she put. Just trust her, everything’s nice & tidy.
Poor Bernie Sanders whose solution to debt is just tax the “rich.” As if the “rich” can’t move their businesses away. Oh, and let’s give more free money away to the masses – ie university students. Everything is free, free for all. Vote for me. Wonderful communism – how well that worked.

And so is Martin O’Malley different? Nope.
More free money for illegal immigrants (er… “new Americans” as he put it ) who would want to study. Who wouldn’t? Think you could contain that budget? Why not try to help the people who are legally standing in line to immigrate? No, easier to get votes the other way because they are now “new Americans!”
And he wants to hike the minimum wage to $15 an hour. Sounds wonderful – except now the small pizza shop owner can only afford 2 employees instead of 4. And of course most jobs in the US economy come from small business owners not the big IBMs. But wouldn’t such a shrewd law professor know this? Perhaps he doesn’t know basic economics, OR, perhaps he is just regurgitating the same Democrat lines of “loving the poor” with more “free” money, while in reality cutting the workforce in half.
Yes Palin is right on. More of the same.

Posted by Winsom | Report as abusive

Hello?

Posted by Winsom | Report as abusive

Loads of libs here.

Palin has more common sense than any of those posting garbage about a woman they should be emulating, not denigrating.

Posted by zerses | Report as abusive

Palin would have made a better President for the US than Obama. She has a reputation for staying awake, alert and modern Democrats hate her. So there we have a 75% improvement over the incumbent. She even has Executive experience sans handlers.

The Democrats could (and would) crawl around on the “Hate Sarah” and “Hate Republican” forums playroom floors mumbling about intelligence and IQ scores they never measured. Such joy in creating brilliant sentences with epic filth, body parts and functions along with related excretions and even create bogus web pages about her.

It would be win win. The left would be able to spew it’s sine qua non elitist sneering and eye rolls to Nobel Prize levels not seen since Bush.

And the lefty biased Media. They’d have a field day with “How many eggs a day can a rooster lay?” and other relevant earth shaking questions. So many opportunities to assert she’s an idiot for their choir. Such a goldmine for journalistic epicness and censorship.

Posted by MarcMc | Report as abusive

We all want Sarah to jump. Only not into the fray but off a cliff.

Posted by oakpkdude | Report as abusive

Like they say, “… the truly ignorant are unaware of their malady…”

Posted by Hyperbolereader | Report as abusive

Palin seems to be a backstabber of her own gender. i wouldn’t trust her as far as I could throw her.

Posted by CATRYNA49 | Report as abusive

Palin and Obama could draw 30,000 in major cities in the 2008 election cycle.
McCain and Biden had small draws.
Hillary cannot draw 2,000 at this time.
Santorum cannot draw a dozen at this time.
Rubio is the new Palin….. watch for constant liberal hit pieces on Rubio.

Posted by Clarkmag | Report as abusive

That’s a “Put-down”? Wow! What a meager standard you have, Ms. Getz. Or maybe you are going to any lengths to make O’Malley’s milk-toast, boring, un-engaging reply seem like something?
My granddaughter can do better!

Posted by beofaction | Report as abusive

… the Palins are running out of money again…. La Sarah has to go milf out the rubes.

Posted by Talleyrand02 | Report as abusive

Hey MarcMc…. Someone should ask Palin what does she mean by the Bill of Rights. Until now the only thing she has demonstrated is staggering ignorance at simple questions that anyone awake, alert and aware in high school would have known.

She is a twit, own up to it, you fell for the bait.

Romney promised to lower the unemployment rate to 6% by 2016… never explained how. On Obama’s watch it is 5.4% and Obamacare has turned into quite a success…Suck on that while you dream of Palin.

Posted by Talleyrand02 | Report as abusive