"It took years for Alaska to achieve victory. As governor, I directed our attorney general to write
an amicus brief in the case, and, thanks to Alaska's able attorneys arguing in front of the Supreme
Court, that ruled in favor of the people. Finally, Alaskans could recover some of their losses."
-- Sarah Palin, taking credit for bringing down Exxon, Link
"That is the most cockamamie bullshit. She didn't have a
damn thing to do with it, and she didn't know what it was about."
-- Dave Oesting of Anchorage, the lead plaintiff attorney in the private litigants' civil case against Exxon,
on Sarah Palin's account of the lawsuit against Exxon over the 1989 Valdez disaster, Link
"Hello to our friends and fans in domestic surveillance."