Sarah Palin has deeply disappointed her enemies," writes Ann Coulter:People who hate her guts feel she's really let them down by resigning.She's like the ex-girlfriend they're SO over, never want to see again, have already forgotten about--really, it's O-ver--but they just can't stop talking about her.
Over at TalkingPointsMemo.com, a blogger called "Richardxx" illustrates the point:Sarah Palin is a rather sad, empty and unimaginative person of little real long term importance. Personally she does not matter much to me. . . .So tell me. Why should we care about the sad spectacle that Sarah Palin is making of herself? Should I add Governor Mark Sanford?
Between that opening and that closing are 7½ lovingly constructed paragraphs--995 words in all, not counting footnotes--about Sarah Palin. We never thought we'd say this, but Ann Coulter has a gift for understatement.
Friday, July 10, 2009
The pain of unrequited hatred
James Taranto writes about the difficult position that liberals are in now that Sarah Palin has resigned: