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>> HEADLINE: Fox News Roger Ailes apparently thinks Sarah Palin is both
>> stupid and an idiot
>> OVERVIEW: A report says that Fox News' Roger Ailes believes that Sarah
>> Palin is an idiot and also stupid and has done nothing for
> Typical bullshit.
> It must be pointed out, though, that this report has to be taken with a
> grain of salt like the questionable source from which it comes. The source
> for this, New York Magazine, is a known liberal publication that features
> stories on apparent matters of interest in local New York City circles,
> which are overwhelmingly Democrat. To make matters worse, the article in
> the magazine relies on the most notoriously unreliable tactic in yellow
> journalism: the use of anonymous sources. Basically, with anonymous
> sources, a liberal yellow journalism outfit can invent anything to attack
> somebody because the source can never, ever be verified. The article does
> not talk to Ailes himself, but depends on several anonymous Republican
> sources. That sounds fishy already.
Whatever the source, and you may very well be right about that, the
YORK Magazine is not especially liberal or conservative. You may be
of New YORKER magazine, which New York Mag was originally created to
> According to the article, which is written by a guy called Gabriel Sherman,
> who is also writing a book about Fox News (probably a hit piece), Ailes
> believes that Palin has not done anything to elevate the conservative
> movement. If true, that is very objectionable since Palin has been a
> proponent of the Tea Party movement, which has done a lot to remind
> conservatives and the GOP of what having true principles is all about.
> Ailes regret surrounding Palin also apparently has to do with the fact
> that he boosted her career, yet she has not delivered for conservatives
> (again, as per anonymous Republican sources, attributed to Ailes). The Fox
> News president is also apparently disgusted that Palin refused to keep her
> mouth shut after the Gabrielle Giffords shooting in January, which would
> have been unreasonable because she was getting smeared from all sides and
> had to defend herself.
Gabriel Sherman writes for, among other things, New York Magazine and
New Republic. He's written for Wired, the NY Times, and many other
is hardly a "hit article" writer, that's simply rude. You may disagree
with his points,
but he's an extremely respected journalist.
> Herman Cain for President! http://hermancain.com
> If you don't support him you are a Racist!!
> He beat Cancer. He'll beat Obama (who is just like cancer)
> Remember Desert One, Carter 0? Ain't it sad to wish that Obama had as much
> ambition but being glad he doesn't knowing he doesn't have THAT much
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