Palin’s CSU Secret Speaking Fee Causes Outrage Over Her ‘Anti-Intellectual’ and ‘Polarizing Rhetoric’

March 30, 2010


4 Responses to “Palin’s CSU Secret Speaking Fee Causes Outrage Over Her ‘Anti-Intellectual’ and ‘Polarizing Rhetoric’”

  1. University Diaries » The Problem with Barring Palin because she’s Anti-Intellectual… on March 30th, 2010 12:30 pm

    [...] and athletic directors. The university foundation of California State University, Stanislaus, is under fire for hiring Sarah Palin to speak at a $500 per ticket, gala black-tie fundraising event in…, to celebrate the university’s 50th anniversary. The foundation is refusing to disclose Palin’s [...]

  2. Old Man Dotes on March 30th, 2010 12:36 pm

    What this means to me is that I will be telling HR that CSU graduates are not to be considered for job openings here unless all other possibilities are exhausted.

  3. Roxanna on March 30th, 2010 5:31 pm

    I think she charges too much, and I’m a fan. What’s missing in this article is how much other speakers have been paid and whether or not there was dissent.

    Personally speaking, can’t say I’m a fan of those with higher education. I’ve known far too many people with advanced degrees who are just plain dumb. Sarah Palin did a good job as Governor of Alaska. Barack Obama, who always thinks he’s the smartest guy in the room (considering the fact that he’s surrounded himself with morons, this might be true) is running this country right into the ground.

  4. Seth on April 10th, 2010 2:12 am

    I’m sorry didn’t Sarah Palin abandon her job and state to go make some of that green stuff $$$$$$$$$$$

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