Tuesday, March 22, 2011
Republicans Sheep Says Sarah Palin
It is certainly worthwhile to pander to
India’s fears of
the apparent threat presented by the rise of ’s military. On the other hand, they hardly need any help
there from Sarah. China
The actuality of the threat is and will remain thin. Those wonderful acquisitions come under the heading of toys for the boys and should be dismissed as such. What
peaceful frontiers without unpleasant intrusions by even their best friends where
they lose control. This could easily
happen over China ,
but only there. Been able to at least
growl is their only safe option. North Korea
I find it much more amusing that she called out her own party as sheep. This is really a challenge to political correctness and always timely.
The real point is that everyone in the world knows she is running for president and if she can stir up some controversy, then so be it. Too bad there is a war on over in
to down her out. Libya
At this point she is stimulating the Republican party to come out fighting.
Palin Warns of
Rise in Visit to India
Saturday, 19 Mar 2011 04:40 PM
NEW DELHI (AP) — U.S. politician Sarah Palin stressed the importance of America's ties with India, saying they were based on the shared values of freedom and free-market capitalism, while sounding a warning note on China's rise during a speech Saturday in New Delhi.
The visit to
is a rare foreign venture for the ex-Alaska governor and reality TV star, who
was John McCain's running mate in his failed 2008 campaign for president. The
trip, which also includes a stop in India , is raising speculation
Palin wants to burnish her foreign policy credentials ahead of a possible 2012
presidential run. Israel
Palin told a well-heeled audience of Indian business leaders, professionals and socialites that U.S.-Indian relations were "key to the future of our world."
"We're going to need each other, especially as these other regions rise," she said, in an apparent reference to
during a Q&A that followed a keynote speech titled "My Vision of ." America
"Free people in a free country don't wage war on another country," she said. "I want peace on Earth."
She questioned the Chinese military's ascent, saying the Communist country's stockpiling of ballistic missiles, submarines and "new-age, ultramodern aircraft" seemed unjustified when it did not face an outside threat.
"What's with the military buildup?" she said. "
military growth can't just be for defensive purposes." China
Reporters who had been assured access were barred at the last minute. But the speech was shown on Indian television and in a live webcast.
Palin was coy about whether she planned to run for the White House, but at times sounded like she was campaigning. She took a swipe at President Barack Obama and what she described as his "dithering" response to the political upheaval in the
Middle East, saying
he "should have done more for Arab protesters."
in November during a wider Asian tour, affirming the country's growing
importance on the global scene. India
Palin said the Republican Party's apparatus was at times frustrating to deal with, but said presidents Ronald Reagan and Abraham Lincoln were role models and reasons for why she joined the party.
She also took aim at one of her favorite targets, the
She accused them of failing "to set the record straight" and joked that they willfully cost her and McCain the 2008 election. Palin also suggested the race might have turned out differently had she been at the top of the ticket instead of McCain, but quickly insisted, "I'm joking."
"I will not sit back and take media criticism," Palin said. "Too often, Republicans, I don't know, they kind of have the fighting instinct of sheep."
Palin is due to meet with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu during her visit to the Jewish state.
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