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We…Are…ANIMAL!

By Jesse Taylor
Saturday, May 29, 2010 20:28 EDT
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Jessica Valenti’s column on Sarah Palin’s false embrace of feminism is characteristically excellent, but she does mention something that I’ve found weird ever since Palin said it:

Today, however, Palin is happily adopting the feminist label. She’s throwing support behind “mama grizzly” candidates, describing the large number of women in the “tea party” as evidence of a “mom awakening” and preaching girl power on her Facebook page.

Thus far, Palin has been both a pit bull and a mama grizzly, because apparently her take on politics is that everyone must find their spirit animals before they run for office. I really can’t wait until she launches her presidential exploratory committee in 2011, “Centaurs With Shark Heads For Palin 2012″. They will be fearsome, yet unwieldy.

Jesse Taylor
Jesse Taylor
Jesse Taylor is an attorney and blogger from the great state of Ohio. He founded Pandagon in July, 2002, and has also served on the campaign and in the administration of former Ohio Governor Ted Strickland. He focuses on politics, race, law and pop culture, as well as the odd personal digression when the mood strikes.
 
 
 
 
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