By Don Feder 09-09-08
Ever since John McCain announced Alaska Governor Sarah Palin as his running mate, the left has been in irony overdrive.
Among other raps, McCain is charged with tokenism for choosing a woman as his running mate — unlike the Democrats, whose choice for president had nothing to do with race, which is why they remind us at least hourly that Barack Obama is the first major-party African-American presidential candidate.
Regarding Palin, the left and its lapdog media are fixated on the following: 1. Her alleged lack of experience (2 years in the governorship versus Obama’s 3 ½ years in the Senate) 2. Her unmarried, 17-year-old daughter’s pregnancy, with the implication that this calls into question her parenting skills (never mind that the left created the culture in which it’s all too common for teens to get pregnant) and 3. The allegation that, as governor, one of her firings was politically motivated. (Appoint a special prosecutor, posthaste!)
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