The XX Factor

We’re Talking About: Feb. 8, 2010

- Sarah Palin isn’t ruling out a bid for the White House in 2012. Claiming she’ll run if it’s the right thing to do, she said it was absurd” to rule it out -some are even joking she thinks it’s her ” divine mission .” [ Washington Post , The Daily Dish ]

-Some claim the Focus on the Family ad featuring Tim Tebow in last night’s Super Bowl was a whole lot of hype . The ad, which steered clear of explicitly stating the group’s message, was meant to be pro-life but seemed more pro-Tebow than anything else. [ Salon ]

-Washington, D.C., is still digging itself out from last Friday’s snowstorm, but reports are already estimating a new helping of snow this week . Some forcasts are predicting eight more inches for the area starting Tuesday afternoon. [ Washington Post ]

-Husband and wife Nick Offerman and Megan Mullally share adorable and honest moments with New York magazine. The couple has been married since 2003, but the spark is definitely still there. [ New York ]

-A woman claims she was raped by NFL star Michael Irvin . Irvin and a friend illegedly consumed large amounts of alcohol, lured the woman into their Florida hotel room and forced themselves on her. [ Courthouse News Service ]