Posts tagged "sarah palin"

Quotable: Levi Johnston Apologies To The Palins For “Youthful Indiscretion”

“Last year, after Bristol and I broke up, I was unhappy and a little angry. Unfortunately, against my better judgment, I publicly said things about the Palins that were not completely true. I have already privately apologized to Todd and Sarah. Since my statements were public, I owe it to the Palins to publicly apologize.

Amelia McDonell-Parry / July 7, 2010

Quotable: Sarah Palin Doesn’t Mind If You Blaze A Bit

“If somebody’s gonna smoke a joint in their house and not do anybody else any harm, then perhaps there are other things our cops should be looking at to engage in and try to clean up some of the other problems that we have in society. Relatively speaking, it is a minimal problem.”Sarah Palin, appearing…

Bristol Palin Tiptoes Around Whether She And Levi Are Back Together

Everyone is wondering what the heck is up with Bristol Palin and Levi Johnston. This week, Us Weekly quoted a source as saying, “They spend more time together than most people think. … Levi even stays overnight. I even think they are back together.” Then the National Enquirer upped the ante, saying that Levi’s truck…

Bristol Palin And Levi Johnston Back On?

In the most random of possible celeb reconciliations, Us Weekly is reporting that Bristol Palin and Levi Johnston are back on. A source tells the magazine, “Bristol and Levi are still very close. … Now that Mama Palin is out of the picture and Bristol is on her own in Anchorage, they spend more time…

Amelia McDonell-Parry / June 15, 2010

Quotable: Sarah Palin Denies Breast Implants

“No, I have not had implants. A report like that is about as real and truthful as reports that [my husband] Todd and I are divorcing or that I bought a place in the Hamptons or that [my son] Trigg is not my own child. To be judged on or to be talked about o…

Wendy Atterberry / June 14, 2010

Is Sarah Palin Allowed To Call Herself A Feminist?

Once upon a time, Sarah Palin was just a pit bull in lipstick. But speaking on May 14 to a PAC that finances anti-abortion female congressional candidates, Palin not only called herself “feminist” but praised the “emerging, conservative feminist identity” and the “pro-woman sisterhood.” (Never one to miss an opportunity to inject ferocious animals into…

Jessica Wakeman / June 1, 2010

Today’s Lady News: Is Sarah Palin A Feminist?

Lots of feminists were pissed recently when Sarah Palin referred to herself as a “feminist” at a fundraiser. Los Angeles Times columnist Meghan Daum, who herself identifies as feminist, says, “If she has the guts to call herself a feminist, then she’s entitled to be accepted as one.” Do you agree? [L.A. Times]
Moms-to-be are…

Jessica Wakeman / May 25, 2010

Quotable: Jerry Springer Says Belittling Sarah Palin Is Liberal Elitism

“Well, [Sarah Palin is] incredibly charismatic. Her politics are different than mine. But I don’t belittle her. She represents a significant segment of America. It might not be the majority, but certainly a significant segment of America that lives her lifestyle and believes as she does. And therefore, I can disagree with her without making…

Annika Harris / May 22, 2010

Sarah Palin Strip-A-Like Contest Gets Dudes More Riled Up Than Glenn Beck

Earlier this month, the Admiral Theater in Chicago hosted a contest to decide who is the best stripper version of Sarah Palin — and there was more hooting and hollering than at a Tea Party Rally! Stars and stripes and baby oil forever! [Dangerous Minds]…

Simcha / May 21, 2010

Today’s Lady News: NY Midwives Lose Home Birth Rights & Sarah Palin Talks About Bears

New York City midwives have lost the right to deliver babies at home, as a result of the closure of St. Vincent’s Hospital. Since 1992, the progressive Manhattan hospital provided the approval required under NY law for at home midwifery services. [Guardian U.K.]
The American Academy of Pediatrics says a “ritual nick” to the genital…

Amelia McDonell-Parry / May 14, 2010

Maryline Blackburn Beat Sarah Palin At Miss Alaska, And Now Is Running For Office

World, prepare for the next beauty queen-turned-politician. Maryline Blackburn defeated Sarah Palin in the Miss Alaska Pageant in 1984, showing off her vocal cords in the talent competition and becoming the first African-American woman to win, err, enter the pageant. (Sarah’s flute-playing earned her Miss Congeniality.) Since then, Maryline moved to Atlanta, became a singer,…

What’s Next For Levi Johnston?

He’s posed for Playgirl. He’s hawked pistachio nuts. He dictated an article to Vanity Fair. He ripped up the red carpet with Kathy Griffin. What’s next for the nation’s sexiest teen-dad-out-of-wedlock? Levi Johnston sat down with New York magazine over a plate of fried calamari at a pub in Anchorage and explained he’s pitching a…

Jessica Wakeman / April 26, 2010

Sarah Palin’s Hacked Email Meant Terrifying Calls For Bristol

I don’t know about you, but I might have felt a teeny tiny bit more sympathetic towards the Palins if I knew that, while Sarah Palin was running for vice president in 2008, her email account was hacked and her daughter’s telephone number was posted online. Which resulted in Bristol receiving tons of phone call…

Nikki Dowling / April 22, 2010

Today’s Lady News: Bill Maher Calls Sarah Palin A “MILF”

Ugh. Obnoxious comments from “Hardball”‘s Chris Matthews and “Real Time”‘s Bill Maher, who were discussing Sarah Palin and Michele Bachmann on TV. Matthews said, “They showed up together looking — well, they’re attractive ladies.” And then Maher added: “I think you’re right. You hit on something there. They’re attractive, especially to the Republican Party which…

Jessica Wakeman / April 15, 2010

Quotable: Conservative Women Are “Smarter” And “Hotter”

“You hear that my lefty friends, you see that? Conservative women: they’re smarter than you and they’re hotter than you.” — The emcee at an event in Boston attended by former Alaskan Governor Sarah Palin yesterday. Because which political party has “hotter” women is really what’s important. [ABC News]…

Jessica Wakeman / April 15, 2010

Sarah Palin’s Contract Demands Aren’t Ridiculous At All

By now you’ve probably heard about the Cal State Stanislaus students who found pages of contract demands Sarah Palin’s handlers sent to the school. I’ll leave the debate over whether the school can afford her $75,000 price to others. What I really want to talk about are Palin’s so-called ridiculous demands, which are actually reasonable…

Annika Harris / April 14, 2010

Tina Fey Gives The People What They Want: Another Sarah Palin Impersonation

Tina Fey returned to “Saturday Night Live” last night to host with the terrifying musical guest Justin Bieber. She made us long for the days — was it only two years ago? — when “SNL” had Tina every week!

We can’t just pick one a-maz-ing clip from Saturday, so we’re posting…

Jessica Wakeman / April 12, 2010

Bristol Palin’s Abstinence PSA Is Pointless, Insulting & Hypocritical

Bristol Palin has a message — teen pregnancy is only a blessing from God if you come from a privileged political family. If you’re one of the poors, having a baby at 16 will just make your hair ratty! So don’t do what Bristol did and have sex before marriage, because your mom isn’t…

Amelia McDonell-Parry / April 8, 2010

Today’s Lady News: Sarah Palin Stumps For McCain This Weekend

Today and tomorrow, Sarah Palin will hit the campaign trail in Arizona with her former running mate, Sen. John McCain, who is up for reelection. [CNN]
This May, Palin will also give the keynote address at an anti-abortion fundraiser in Washington, D.C. She’ll be speaking to donors to the Susan B. Anthony List. [Politico]…

Jessica Wakeman / March 26, 2010
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