It came to me in a flash this morning: Sarah Palin is channeling Kitty Farmer from the film Donnie Darko (played by Beth Grant). (Thanks to Richard Kelly, the film’s director, for the photos below.) Just add glasses…
Kitty Farmer: [giving a pep talk to girls about to go on stage] OK ? now, girls. I want you to concentrate. Failure is not an option. And Bethany? If you feel the need to vomit up there, just swallow it.
I’m a big fan of Donnie Darko (link to trailer)—you too?
Seeing as I haven’t purchased a National Enquirer yet and scoured the Palin article for juicy Sarah tidbits, I must direct you over to Mudflats: Tiptoeing Through the Muck of Alaska Politics.
Is Mudflats “Just Another WordPress Blog”? Absolutely not: It has great depth and breadth of political discussion about Alaska politics. Do read the comments as well. There are comments about Sarah Palin everywhere, even on the “About Mudflats” page. (NB: Mudflats is a blogger, so don’t bother leaving me comments about how the writing is very much from a certain POV.)
Here are a few choice items for you from Mudflats:
Let’s go straight to the beefy entree, shall we? Palin vetting documents from 2006. For hardcore Palin addicts only.
Palin “gets along to go along” when she joins the Republican party: Palin — Republican Party Infiltrator? The salient part of this video from a meeting of the Alaska Independence Party begins at 6:10.
A letter from Wasilla resident Anne Kilkenny goes nationwide.
Money for Nothing in the Palin Administration – a foretaste of financial shenanigans to come?
Finally, today’s entry: Sarah Palin’s Lawyer is at it Again.