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5 Reasons Michele Bachmann Is the New Sarah Palin

Is Bachmann the new Palin? Or is sexism the reason similarities between 2008’s GOP VP candidate and 2012's contender keep popping up?

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So maybe the next article should be “Five Reasons Rick Perry is the New George W. Bush--But Worse.” Certainly in that case, unfair attacks would not be one of the similarities.


Fox News host suggests mud-wresting competition:

Marcus and Michelle Bachmann parody video recalling Tina Fey's Palin impression:


Sarah Seltzer is an associate editor at AlterNet, a staff writer at RH Reality Check and a freelance writer based in New York City. Her work has been published in and on the websites of the Nation, the Christian Science Monitor and the Wall Street Journal. Find her at