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Latest “Leave Sarah Alone!” Rant from WSJ


The Wall Street Journal‘s Daniel Henninger defends Sarah Palin, whom he depicts as a spunky Everywoman who is “able to connect to people in places like Bronko’s bar or Saddleback Church,” and is opposed by the “Beltway media” and the “left-to-right elite centered in New York, Washington, Hollywood and Silicon Valley who hand down judgments of the nation’s mortals from their perch atop the Bell Curve.” Henninger, a Georgetown graduate, closes his peroration with a glowing and, he seems to think, dispositive endorsement of Palin from… Lorne Michaels of Saturday Night Live. Wasn’t there a plumber around he could talk to?

This article from the Village Voice Archive was posted on October 24, 2008


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