I’ve been hearing a lot about how diarists at the Big Orange Cheeto and Americablog are digging into Palin’s past. Like, was her first child conceived out of wedlock? Was her 5th child really hers or was it her daughter’s? Is she just covering up for her wayward teen? Well, it wouldn’t be the first time something like that has happened but teenagers rarely have children with Down’s Syndrome. That is usually the effect of aging ovum, typical of someone getting pregnant in their 40’s.
Gawd, these morons can’t even parse logically anymore before they concoct new conspiracy theories.
I thought Dean Democrats were all progressive and enlightened. There are a lot of people, including yours truly, whose parents didn’t quite wait for the wedding. (The whole Catholic wedding shebang was in the works. I just happened to be in attendance surreptitiously) But isn’t this Okay with the Dean Democrats? Is there more Peyton Place in Progressive Blogosphere 1.0 than there is in the conservative Christian community? If the rumors are all true, Palin did the right thing according to her community’s standards. She eloped and had a child as a married woman. Her community has gotten over it and forgiven.
But this is hardly the point. Barack Obama is surely a product of a similar situation. (It’s the Math! The MATH!!) Not only that but his father was a bigamist. Or trigamist, I forget how many wives he ended up with.
No, the point is, it’s none of our damned business. We aren’t electing Jesus Christ, who would have been stripped of his delegates to be handed over to Barack Obama. The Obamacans would have just treated his whole retinue of “Love Your Enemies” disciples as a bunch of patsies to be harassed and badgered until they were thrown to the lions.
We are electing people, human beings, with feelings and flaws and children who can get hurt in the crossfire. Let’s not go there people. Your hypocrisy is showing. It is bad enough that the mysogyny that was buried deep in the Democratic party is displaying itself and spinning out of control for all the world to see. But to use human sexuality, which progressives celebrate, as a weapon against one’s opponents reveals a “win at all costs” attitude that will come back to bite all Democrats in the end.
If we could just single out Dean Democrats and not Clinton Democrats…