There are so many things that were overlooked about the Sarah Palin pick it’s getting difficult to keep track, but clearly one of them was how perfect this story is for Maurdeen Dowd. In most circumstances, I think MoDo’s focus on parsing/over-analyzing campaign minutae almost nefariously dumbs down political discourse, but since this Sarah Palin pick was itself a result of parsing/over-analyzing campaign minutae, MoDo is perhaps the most uniquely qualified to disect its glibness.
So imagine my delight, my absolute astonishment, when the hokey chick flick came out on the trail, a Cinderella story so preposterous it’s hard to believe it’s not premiering on Lifetime…
…This chick flick, naturally, features a wild stroke of fate, when the two-year governor of an oversized igloo becomes commander in chief after the president-elect chokes on a pretzel on day one.
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