She wrecked Wasilla.
“The town just grew too fast.”
The scenery on the drive to Wasilla is stunning, with jagged snow-capped peaks and dense birch forests. But if you travel this way, do not make the mistake of thinking you’re about to enter a quaint mountain village.
Some towns have character. Some have a sense of place.
And then there is Wasilla, which greets visitors with Wal-mart, Target, Lowe’s, Kentucky Fried Chicken, Carl’s Jr., McDonald’s and Taco Bell.
They paved paradise, and all they’ve got to show for it is chalupas and discount tube socks. [Palintology reported at the LATimes]
Another New Word: Palingineering – to pave with pork.