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The Nation's Chris Hayes on Sarah Palin's wildly inaccurate recent op-ed in the Washington Post on cap-and-trade legislation.

The Nation's John Nichols on how Sarah Palin's resignation will or won't affect her 2012 presidential prospects.

The Nation's Chris Hayes reflects on Sarah Palin's premature departure from Alaska and Tea Party politics.

Sarah Palin seems determined to make sure the party tradition of providing comedy fodder doesn't leave office with Bush.

Sarah Palin launches a PR blitz to show voters all they missed by not electing her queen of America.

Now that Sarah Palin is out of the running, the media thought it'd be a good time to let us know that she didn't know Africa was a continent.

God's gift to journalism--and to feminism.

Palin is accusing Obama of advocating socialism even though she supports collective wealth sharing in her home state of Alaska.

Chris Matthews confronts McCain spokeswoman Nancy Pfotenhauer about Sarah Palin's stubborn insistence that the VP is in 'charge of the Senate.'


The Tea Party congresswoman from Minnesota is headed for the first-caucus state of Iowa. She's openly discussing a presidential bid. But would she really run? Only "if I felt that's what the Lord was calling me to do."

January 8, 2011

The former vice presidential nominee may not be able to see Russia from her house. But she sees the WikiLeaks founder as enough of a threat to argue for hunting him down as a terrorist.

December 4, 2010

Maybe a presidential candidate, maybe not, but definitely spending a lot of time in the first-caucus state.

November 29, 2010

 Because of the media's unfairness—toward her—"I fear for our democracy," Palin charges.

November 17, 2010

Murkowski brings up the unspoken concern among those who know about Palin best: The former governor might not be the sharpest tack in the box.

November 17, 2010

Can Lady Gaga get a couple of Republicans to do the right thing about "Don't Ask, Don't Tell"?

September 21, 2010

Could the Democrat who didn't stand a chance beat Palin's protege? A new poll says "yes."

August 30, 2010

Fox's silliest self-promoter tried to claim a piece of the civil rights legacy. But the anniversary march that mattered was in Detroit, where the Rev. Jesse Jackson and the UAW's Bob King called for jobs, justice and peace.

August 28, 2010

For Democrats, Republican primaries are the gift that keeps on giving.

August 27, 2010

The GOP's most volatile political player appears to have taken down Republican senator Lisa Murkowski.

August 25, 2010