Rod Dreher, a conservative columnist at The Dallas Morning News — and a former Sarah Palin supporter — reviewed Palin’s  newly published book, Going Rogue, for public radio. Berkeley gets more than an honorary mention therein:

Sarah Palin is back to tell us that she loves Alaska. And America. And Todd, the First Dude. She loves God, Ronald Reagan, cutting taxes and serving those she calls “ordinary hardworking people.” Who’s on Sarah’s enemies list? The media. Good ol’ boys who condescend to her. Elites like the Alaskan gadfly she describes as a “Birkenstock-and-granola Berkeley grad.” Oh, and she really hates cynical McCain campaign staffers who, in her view, sabotaged her vice-presidential campaign.

Read the full transcript of Dreher’s review here.

Tracey Taylor is co-founder of Berkeleyside and co-founder and editorial director of Cityside, the nonprofit parent to Berkeleyside and The Oaklandside. Before launching Berkeleyside, Tracey wrote for...