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White trash America certainly has allure for voters. Some people think rednecks are more American than Harvard educated intellectuals of mixed race. God help us in the next election. The NRA and the oil industry sure won’t.
As a very wise young historian once said, “keep it up, Dems! Remember: the people don’t think you’re laughing at Palin. They think you’re laughing at them.“
Apologies to Rose at Romantoes for suggesting that she was using the phrase “shut up” too much in her posts. Obviously, there’s not enough shutting up happening around here. We could all use a nice big cup of…well, you know.
UPDATE 9/7/08: Well, well, well: that strategy of Democrats and so-called “progressives” piling on Sarah Palin has worked really well–for John McCain! Rasmussen has him tied now with Obama, and the Gallup daily tracking poll has him up by 3 points (margin of error 2 points)! (H/t TalkLeft.) Wow–great job, “lefty” blogs and “feminist” concern trolls! Keep it up, and we’ll be on our way to a McCain landslide. Keep laughing at the rubes, and McCain will laugh all the way to the White House in January!