08 Post of the Year

31 Dec

I was working on my Year in Review Post (which will be up soon) and came across this little gem posted on May 17: So all the GOP needs is the right pair of pumps?

Now, considering how the rest of the GOP political year played out, it was a pretty amazing post. here it is in its entirety.

I really want to be a good Republican and believe in what our party stands for (or used to), but our “leaders” are making it soooooooooooooo hard.

GOP Must “Accessorize” Says Strategist
CBS News

Republican National Committee Deputy Chairman Frank Donatelli: So, you know, it’s kind of like we’re a basic black dress. Sometimes it works. But sometimes you’ve gotta, you know, you’ve gotta have the accessories to go with it. And we need accessories this time.

Well, there’s our problem. The country is going to hell in a handbasket and the RNC is getting the vapors over what to wear to the funeral.

I’ve got news for Mr. Donatelli. You can put lipstick on a pig.

But it’s still a pig.

Before you get snippy about it, at that point I knew a little about Sarah Palin, but didn’t have a clue she’d be the VP nominee.

And, contrary to the President-Elect, I knew exactly what that phrase meant and how to use it.


One Response to “08 Post of the Year”


  1. The Write Side of My Brain » Blog Archive » 2008 - The Year in Review - January 3, 2009

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