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Published:June 15th, 2011 14:55 EST
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Michele Bachmann Shines At New Hampshire Debate! Sarah Palin Who?

By Robert Paul Reyes

"There are many parallels between Sarah Palin and Michele Bachmann-and not simply because they are the GOP`s only serious female 2012creatively interpret history. But, as pundits speculate whether the two are friends or foes, it seems that space isn`t big enough for the two of them.

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http://www.usnews.com/opinion/articles/2011/06/15/has-michele-bachmann-eclipsed-sarah-palin

There are indeed many similarities between Sarah Palin and Michele Bachmann. They are both intellectually-challenged, but if Palin is a 10 watt bulb, Bachmann is a 30 watt bulb. They are fairly attractive women who are seeking legitimacy as credible presidential candidates. They both need to take a remedial course in American history; a political leader can`t set a course for the future if he`s not familiar with our history.

Palin is making news for her surreal bus tour, she`s teasing and eschewing the press at the same time. Bachmann is earning rave reviews from pundits for her remarkable performance in the New Hampshire debate. Bachmann used the debate as a forum to announce she`s officially in the race; she had one-liners at the ready, and they weren`t written on the palm of her hand.

Palin is dismissed as a celeb by most pundits and politicians, but Bachmann is a legitimate candidate who doesn`t hate the drudgery of running for office.

Palin missed her opportunity, she`s been eclipsed by Bachmann. It`s too late for Palin to get into the race, Bachmann has earned the support of the Tea Party and religious conservatives.

If it`s a clear day, maybe Palin will get lucky and she will be able to see Bachmann accept the Republican nomination from her home in Alaska.

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