Living in Alaska, apparently, can cause brain freeze. Or maybe it's just intellectual laziness.
Whatever it is, the conservative heroine from the Great White North, Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin, has been caught lifting lines (i.e., plagiarizing) about Ronald Reagan in a speech she delivered in Anchorage this week.
Her source: None other that disgraced former Speaker of the House Newt Gingrich.
Oops. Last time we checked, plagiarism was unethical. It's wrong. It's dishonest. How could Saint Sarah do such a thing?
Reporter Geoffrey Dunn of The Huffington Post has the gory details here.