Tuesday, June 09, 2009
I'm just gonna lay it out there because it was my initial reaction: people are idiots.
Okay, now tone it down a bit: some people are idiots but they're the ones with the megaphones!
Now full disclosure: I like Sarah Palin. I admire her. I've read what she's done for Alaska. I'm impressed (and a bit jealous living here in Democrat mega country Illinois!). She has ideas which mirror mine. She appears to be ethical, and honest, forthright.
The media does not share my admiration and it seems also "some people".
Sarah was in New York to celebrate Seward's purchasing of Alaska. CNN.com had a short video about her trip. I watched the video and then read the comments. Oh...My. There is such INTENSE hatred for this woman. But what was disturbing, ridiculously disheartening were the right-out attacks on her person, not her politics. Here are a few (and in all honesty they reflect the majority of what I read):