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Oct. 28 2009 - 12:16 am | 11 views | 0 recommendations | 3 comments

Why Sarah Palin bounced the State of Alaska like a bad boyfriend…

Sarah Palin: Going Rogue

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She got a $1.25 million retainer, according to a disclosure statement released by the state.

I know such documents are public records. But the release reminds me of a jilted lover who is publishing a  Dear John note.

I can understand why Palin just wasn’t into cuddling with Alaska after HarperCollins came calling.  A $1.25 million retainer would make anyone rethink any kind of vow: marriage, oath of office…

As governor, she got about $73,000 a year, and a $6,370.80 per diem. Arithmetic isn’t my strong point, but the retainer alone would have paid her salary for roughly 15 years.

Her book  “Going Rogue”  will be released on Nov. 17. But buy it now at Amazon and get it for $9. That’s 69 percent off the regular price of $28.99.

I don’t know from  numbers, but I know a bargain


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    Yeah, but it ain’t a bargain if there’s nothing in it. I think I’ll steer clear of the all Sarah all the time movement and look for woodchucks instead.

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    Why is it I just can’t get enough wacky Sarah Palin news?

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