Losing the Country by Steve Payne
says: what if the left-wing "gotcha" media really were after Sarah Palin
and her fancy pageant walking? Please note that the opinions expressed in
this post do not necessarily reflect the views of the author(s).
In 1988, on this day the
newly crowned "Miss America" Sarah Louise Palin née Heath concluded a
rambling acceptance speech by promising to spend the year of her reign
working with patriot organisations to prevent the communist giveaway of the
southwest to the Mexicans.
Born in Idaho before moving to Alaska as an infant, Palin
had won the Miss Wasilla pageant in 1984 and one year later, the Miss Alaska
pageant. Encouraged by these successes, she dropped out of higher education,
having enrolled at Hawaii Pacific University in the fall of 1982 and later
North Idaho College.
Due to the inarticulation of her ultra-conservative
opinions, she soon became a brain-numbed patriot pin-up girl and was in fact
romantically linked with
US President Pat Buchanan. Unsurprisingly, the left wing "gotcha" media
leaked the scandal just twenty four before the US Congress voted on the
proposed San Diego-Brownsville separation barrier. It was an erection that
says as Chris Rock
famously said, if white people are losing the country, whose winning it?. To
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