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still bitter, on John Podhoretz:

The Democrats are going to try to scare you about Sarah Palin. They’ll say she’s from a small town and a small state. They’ll say she’s too young. She’s inexperienced. She has a funny sounding name that’s hard to pronounce. And, have you noticed, she’s a WOMAN!!! And they will say all that and try to keep a straight face, and refuse to admit their hypocrisy. Obama could have chosen Hillary. And if not Hillary, he could have chose Kathleen Sebelius or Janet Napolitano or Jennifer Granholm. Instead he chose Joe Biden, one of the ultimate Washington insiders and a life member of the Good Old Boys Club. McCain chose Sarah Palin. Not Romney or Pawlenty or Huckabee or Portman. SARAH PALIN. Now we get to choose.

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