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Friday, July 24, 2009

Palin's Resignation: The Edited Version

What if Sarah Palin's resignation speech was edited?

Vanity Fair has the answer:

"If you watched Sarah Palin’s resignation speech, you know one thing: her high-priced speechwriters moved back to the Beltway long ago. Just how poorly constructed was the governor’s holiday-weekend address? We asked V.F.’s red-pencil-wielding executive literary editor, Wayne Lawson, together with representatives from the research and copy departments, to whip it into publishable shape. Here is the colorful result."

View "Palin's Resignation: The Edited Version," via vanityfair.com
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