Sarah Palin is the new Al Gore: the right's answer to the left's biggest political celebrity.

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April 14 2010 6:51 PM

Sarah Palin Is the New Al Gore

The right's answer to the left's biggest political celebrity.

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Slate V: Sarah Palin's Tax Day Rant

Clarification: A previous version of this article listed brown M&Ms as a requirement of celebrity riders. This requirement, made famous by the band Van Halen, was put in contracts not as a peculiar band perk but to ensure that the venue was paying attention.

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