Tag Archives: troopergate

Dispatches from the Twilight Zone

The McCain campaign has been a little reality-challenged lately. Here are some fun examples for you kids: 1) Sarah Palin when asked about the Palin-Troopergate report released Friday: I’m very very pleased to be cleared of any legal wrongdoing … any hint of any kind of unethical activity there. Very pleased to be cleared of […]

Palin & the end of pretend democracy

If you’re familiar with the arguments made by the likes of Noam Chomsky, Ralph Nader, or even Glenn Greenwald, I think you’d be familiar with convincing arguments that the U.S. has ceased being a functional democracy. Our country is ruled largely by a cabal of wealthy businessmen and their puppet politicians. When’s the last time […]

Nothing to see here

(Updated Below) Last night, McCain’s campaign announced that Sarah Palin will not cooperate with the investigation into her possible of abuse of power as governor, known as Troopergate. This comes after assurances that she would cooperate and bring “openness” to Washington. Is the ability to lie without flinching a genetic trait? Update There she goes, […]