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Oh Snap! GOP Lawyer Sent to Snatch Palin's Fancy Duds

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    Oh Snap! GOP Lawyer Sent to Snatch Palin's Fancy Duds
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    Sarah Palin emerges from a midtown Manhattan hotel en route to a media interview near the United Nations September 24, 2008 in New York City.

    Do you remember that sinking feeling from when you were younger and you bought something at the mall with your parents' credit card that you really liked, but might have been a little out of your price range? Do you remember the even worse sensation of your parents discovering the bill and coming into your room with every intention of confiscating said (shall we call it "rogue"?) item? Former-VP-nominee-now-just-"Sarah from Alaska" governor Sarah Palin is about to become very familiar with that old feeling, it looks like. Fresh on the heels of revelations about how the McCain camp wasn't even aware of Palin's astronomical spending bill (not to mention one gem of a story about her coming to meet staffers in a towel), The LA Times reports that a Republican Party lawyer has been sent to Alaska"to inventory and retrieve the clothes still in her possession."In the immortal words of Cher from Clueless: "That was way harsh." Though guiltily, we can't help hoping someone with a video camera picks up on this story ...