Sarah Palin is going rogue with her own online news channel

Discussion in 'Current Events' started by 728ups, Jul 30, 2014.

  1. 728ups

    728ups offending people on the internet since 1995

    Are there REALLY that many stupid people that would cough up 10 bucks a month(or99.95 a year) to watch this moron?

    Sarah Palin is going rogue with her own online news channel

    By Jackson McHenry on Jul 28, 2014 at 12:14PM @McHenryJD
    Image Credit: Sportsman Channel

    After spending years criticizing supposed failures of the liberal media, Sarah Palin has decided to take matters into her own hands. On Sunday night, the former Republican vice presidential candidate announced the Sarah Palin Channel, a subscription-basednews website where Palin promises to “talk directly to you” without a need to “please the powers that be.”

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    The channel already includes video takes on Vladimir Putin (so you will be able to see Russia from Palin’s media coverage), special education in schools, and a quote of the day (today’s is from Thomas Paine). There’s a running tally of the nation’s national debt and a countdown timer of the days left in the Obama Administration.

    Palin promised that videos will also be available for smartphone and tablet viewing. Full access costs $9.95 a month or $99.95 a year.

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    Palin currently appears on Sportsman Channel’s Amazing America With Sarah Palin. In a recent interview with The Hollywood Reporter regarding that show’s second-season pickup, she mentioned a possible interest in appearing on The View, stating that “maybe a show like that needs a punch of reality and a voice of reason from America’s heartland.” While Palin’s new gig doesn’t necessarily preclude other appearances, it seems she’s found her own platform to take onpolitics
  2. moreluck

    moreluck golden ticket member

    I think it's stupid that people pay for radio....
  3. BrownArmy

    BrownArmy Well-Known Member

    Never underestimate the American people...
  4. bbsam

    bbsam Moderator Staff Member

    ...and Tina Fey's career takes off again!! (Lisa Ann's too!)
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  5. realbrown1

    realbrown1 Annoy a liberal today. Hit them with facts.

    You must have a massive crush on Sarah Palin. You seem to post about her a lot.
  6. bbsam

    bbsam Moderator Staff Member

    She is cute.
  7. DriveInDriveOut

    DriveInDriveOut The One Who Knocks

    You must have a massive crush on Obama.
  8. cachsux

    cachsux Wah

    If Obsma had that rack people would tolerate him too.
  9. wkmac

    wkmac Well-Known Member

    Sarah is actually being pretty smart here. This type media model could prove to be the model of the future as it is becoming more and more popular. And this model is growing most online in the form of podcasts, music, etc. One could question what content she might offer or the perspective presented but I like the challenge to the traditional information delivery model.


    We all pay for traditional commercial radio now but the fees are hidden. It's called marketing and advertising which costs are built into the goods and services we all buy. The same is true of TV which if one has cable, a subscriber would pay for twice in the monthly cable bill and then when goods and services that are advertised on it are purchased.

    I suspect Sarah may also have advertising but there are subscriber based internet radio that have no commercial advertising at all. I like this type subscriber based model and Sarah gets some credit from me for attempting to embrace it and put even more pressure on a dying information model known as commercial media if that is the direction she is going.
  10. 728ups

    728ups offending people on the internet since 1995

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    728ups offending people on the internet since 1995

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  12. Baba gounj

    Baba gounj pensioner

    Why are so many anti-Palin ?
    As Gov. she made the big oil companies backdown , how many current serving governors can make the same claim ?
  13. bbsam

    bbsam Moderator Staff Member

    Who's "anti-Palin"? That lady is COMEDY GOLD!!
  14. UpstateNYUPSer

    UpstateNYUPSer Very proud grandfather.

    ....and she's HOT!
  15. bbsam

    bbsam Moderator Staff Member

  16. 728ups

    728ups offending people on the internet since 1995

    if she had a self porn site for 10 bucks a month I can believe with all certainty the servers would over load from all of the traffic
  17. Indecisi0n

    Indecisi0n Well-Known Member

    That's a stretch.
  18. MrFedEx

    MrFedEx Engorged Member

    Sarah Palin is everything that is wrong about America, and she's cashing-in on the stupidity of The Right. She offers you red meat, and you eat it up....more money for her.
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  19. Baba gounj

    Baba gounj pensioner

    Let's see has she opened our borders ?
    Has she allowed infected ebola patients into the USA ?
    Has she raised the national debt ?
    Has she declared that muslims created America ?
    Is she an elected official ?

    So please explain why you think that she is everything that is wrong crap ?
  20. MrFedEx

    MrFedEx Engorged Member

    How many times did you subscribe? You are exactly her demographic....misinformed, and proud of it