Palin tried to ban books

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    When Palin was mayor of Wasilla, she tried to have books banned. When the librarian wouldn't go along, she tried to have her fired....

    Library Garden: Banned Books
     
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    Blog.

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    i'll give krik some credit here, at least it wasn't about her daughter.
     
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    It's in Time magazine.

    Mayor Palin: A Rough Record - TIME


     
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    Palin continued to inject religious beliefs into her policy at times. "She asked the library how she could go about banning books," he says, because some voters thought they had inappropriate language in them. "The librarian was aghast." That woman, Mary Ellen Baker, couldn't be reached for comment, but news reports from the time show that Palin had threatened to fire Baker for not giving "full support" to the mayor.

    http://www.time.com/time/politics/article/0,8599,1837918,00.html
     
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    Then why didn't you just link to the article directly? Most of what you post is bullshit blogs, so when I see blog, I don't click the link.

    And, this article is just a bitter loser's whining about how Palin smoked her in a race.
     
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    Palin continued to inject religious beliefs into her policy at times. "She asked the library how she could go about banning books," he says, because some voters thought they had inappropriate language in them. "The librarian was aghast." The librarian, Mary Ellen Baker, couldn't be reached for comment, but news reports from the time show that Palin had threatened to fire her for not giving "full support" to the mayor. "

    Sound familiar?
     
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    Show me the "news report from the time."
     
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    I think the Democrats have their new scandalmonger! Look out Drudge, it's Kirk!:badgrin::eusa_whistle:
     

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