The RC Journal has a story today about two members of the Daugaard family being added to the state payroll…..
Read it here
If their resumes support their hiring — meaning were they qualified — I’m inclined to give it watchful approval. The Journal story would suggest that the two men are qualified and are willing to serve. Should they be disqualified because of to whom they are related? That doesn’t seem fair — but neither is life (as we tell the Golden girls all the time) . And while it may not be fair — these two men will need to be mindful that everyday they will have to prove they are worthy of the positions.
Similarly — I don’t think Bristol Palin should win Dancing with the Stars just because of her mom’s supporters. While Bristol has improved over the season, she still is not as good as the other celebrities….and the tea party supporters are doing Bristol no favors by subjecting her to the added scrutiny and criticism. The poor girl has already been through enough….
And now back to our regularly scheduled programming.