Politifact awards Sarah Palin “Liar of the Year”

Finally, Sarah Palin has actually won something! Her outstanding entry in the category of outright lies – ‘Death Panels’ – scored a resounding 61% of the vote in Politifact’s poll. She beat seven other major liars.

The editors of PolitiFact.com, the fact-checking Web site of the St. Petersburg Times, have chosen it as our inaugural “Lie of the Year.”

Politifact has a list of Sarah Palin’s more egregious lies here.

Sarah Palin also won the Punchumgum award for “Liar of the Century” with this gold-medal lying about her “son”.

Here’s another favorite lie: “I’m a runner” … since when are genuine female runners raddled with cellulite?