Ed Team

Letter to the family

Filed By Ed Team | November 28, 2009 7:30 AM | comments

Filed in: Quote of the Day
Tags: letter to the family, Sarah Palin, Thanksgiving

"This year I am thankful to have you as my family rather than a normal American family. I say that because Sarah Palin is fond of talking about her family being a normal American family. Last time I checked everyone in my family knows where Africa is on a globe. Everyone goes to college after high school. We've had no teen pregnancies as of yet and no one has appeared in Playgirl. If the Palins are a normal, American family, I guess my bunch of anti-American socialists are fine by me."

-- From Helen Philpot's annual Thanksgiving letter to family members


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I have as little love for Sarah Palin as the next person, but I'm not sure I like the assumption that you need to go to college to be a good person. It smacks a bit of classism.