STOP THE PRESSES! Turns out that the New York Times is discovering that what Sarah Palin says does, well, make sense:
First, that the United States is now governed by a “permanent political class,” drawn from both parties, that is increasingly cut off from the concerns of regular people. Second, that these Republicans and Democrats have allied with big business to mutual advantage to create what she called “corporate crony capitalism.” Third, that the real political divide in the United States may no longer be between friends and foes of Big Government, but between friends and foes of vast, remote, unaccountable institutions (both public and private).
It's things that people, both on the right and the left, would agree on openly if it wasn't because it's her who says it. Read the rest.