Sarah Palin’s newest MSM defender: Kathleen Parker

posted at 9:07 pm on June 3, 2010 by Allahpundit

Alternate headline: “Kathleen Parker’s got a fee-vah and the only prescription is more Todd Palin.”

Sarah and Todd Palin may move their family out for the summer, thanks to their new “creepy” neighbor, writer Joe McGinniss. So said Todd Palin in a telephone interview with me as he described the strange events unfolding around his family’s backyard…

Todd comes across as the regular guy’s regular guy. He has an easygoing, laid-back manner, to be sure. But he’s also a husband and father, protective of his family and cautious with strangers. Especially — and understandably — with media strangers…

The invasion of privacy has ruined the Palins’ summer.

“This [summer] is what we live for. We like to be outside and do family activities, and big brother is watching.”…

[I]t sounds like everyone needs to cool their jets and that someone needs to leave the neighborhood. It shouldn’t have to be Todd and Sarah Palin.

The kicker? Todd Palin called her to talk about this. Does … Todd know that she led the “Palin’s out of her league” bandwagon after McCain put her on the ticket? (“If BS were currency, Palin could bail out Wall Street herself.”) Is he aware that she’s been known to respond, when asked whether Palin’s a “poster girl for racism” by Chris Matthews: “Not consciously”? I assume he has an inkling based on her prior columns, in which case I’m fascinated by the strategy here. Maybe Sarahcuda’s planning some sort of charm offensive for her more strident critics on the center-right? Or maybe she just figured that Parker, being a mom herself, could especially sympathize with the plight of trying to have a summer with the kids when some guy’s busy typing up a hit piece on you just outside your backyard fence? Why did Todd make the call, anyway, instead of Sarah? And most importantly, when are the Palins going to turn their Strange New Respect sights on David Brooks? Note to S and T: If you meet him in person, make sure the creases on your clothes are razor sharp. He likes that.


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Oh, so that’s what it takes. A little phone call from Todd.

*rolls eyes*

MeatHeadinCA on June 3, 2010 at 9:09 PM

This does reek of a Artic Fox Operation,Tee-Hee!

canopfor on June 3, 2010 at 9:10 PM

Parker is prescient enough to know when a ship is sinking. She can backstroke all she wants now. Her credibility is lower than pond scum.

She still hearing that “unspoken” word ‘boy’?

GarandFan on June 3, 2010 at 9:11 PM

Her crease likes his pants?

Too early in the evening for that?

lorien1973 on June 3, 2010 at 9:12 PM

Parker is prescient enough to know when a ship is sinking. She can backstroke all she wants now. Her credibility is lower than pond scum.

She just won a Pulitzer. I don’t think she’s worried.

Allahpundit on June 3, 2010 at 9:12 PM

Note to S and T: If you meet him in person, make sure the creases on your clothes are razor sharp. He likes that.

Hahahahaha, that’s priceless.

scalleywag on June 3, 2010 at 9:13 PM

Alternate headline: “Kathleen Parker’s got a fee-vah and the only prescription is more Todd Palin.”

Todd: So you know about this McGinness guy?
Kathleen: Yeah, I heard about it.
Todd: So, uh, what are you wearing right now?

John the Libertarian on June 3, 2010 at 9:14 PM

Parker is prescient enough to know when a ship is sinking. She can backstroke all she wants now. Her credibility is lower than pond scum.

She just won a Pulitzer. I don’t think she’s worried.

Allahpundit on June 3, 2010 at 9:12 PM

She may be concerned about being taken seriously among Conservatives, but probably not the Pulitzer crowd.

MeatHeadinCA on June 3, 2010 at 9:14 PM

“He’d never touch you, Kathy.You’re dirt”

Dr. Carlo Lombardi on June 3, 2010 at 9:14 PM

This is what creeps me out a little about the Palins. Everybody in that family, except Sarah, gives me the creeps. Todd and Bristol, first and foremost. I like what she says (sometimes), but there is something wrong. I can put my finger on it, but I won’t.

AUINSC on June 3, 2010 at 9:15 PM

Defender???

Kathleen Parker Toonist.

BigWyo on June 3, 2010 at 9:15 PM

lorien1973 on June 3, 2010 at 9:12 PM

Not at all, we know it’s you.

Cindy Munford on June 3, 2010 at 9:16 PM

I can put my finger on it, but I won’t.

AUINSC on June 3, 2010 at 9:15 PM

Aww… come on! Give up the goods!

John the Libertarian on June 3, 2010 at 9:16 PM

Maybe the First Dude will be Sarah’s secret weapon in a Presidential campaign. If the prospect of the first female Commander-in-Chief isn’t enough to get women to vote for her, she’ll just send Todd out there to do a bunch of interviews and win them over.

Doughboy on June 3, 2010 at 9:17 PM

This seems strikingly similar to Nina Easton’s SEIU mob moment.

Skandia Recluse on June 3, 2010 at 9:17 PM

Maybe she will realize that Todd couldn’t be married to a dumb bimbo, just like her husband couldn’t be married to a dumb bimbo.

Cindy Munford on June 3, 2010 at 9:18 PM

I can put my finger on it, but I won’t.

AUINSC on June 3, 2010 at 9:15 PM

That’s what Parker said!

lorien1973 on June 3, 2010 at 9:18 PM

Ok…Tunist.

BigWyo on June 3, 2010 at 9:19 PM

She just won a Pulitzer. I don’t think she’s worried.

Allahpundit on June 3, 2010 at 9:12 PM

That’s a Peace Prize.

BigWyo on June 3, 2010 at 9:20 PM

Its simple envy. Kathleen could only dream of having a man like Todd Palin. Could be the entire reason for the stink with Sarah.

milemarker2020 on June 3, 2010 at 9:20 PM

Once upon a time, not so long ago, Parker was drooling and gushing over Obama like the rest of her Breakfast Club buddies.

Kinda lost her cred

Kini on June 3, 2010 at 9:21 PM

Regardless of one’s political views, anyone with any remnant of respect for others’ privacy can sympathize with the Palins. As Todd put it: “This is a non-partisan issue.”

Hence, our conversation. Todd called me on the recommendation of a mutual friend.

Todd comes across as the regular guy’s regular guy. He has an easygoing, laid-back manner, to be sure. But he’s also a husband and father, protective of his family and cautious with strangers. Especially — and understandably — with media strangers.

“It’s very creepy. Knowing that someone is going to be writing a hit piece, and he’s 15 feet away from you.”
===============================================

Well,it appears Todd was comfortable with Kathleen
Parker!!!!!!!!!!!!!

canopfor on June 3, 2010 at 9:21 PM

My guess is the pure creepiness of McGinniss traveling 4,000 miles to rent the home next to Palin and her children was even too much for Kathleen to just brush off, simply on the basis of thinking how she would feel if someone did the same thing to her and her family.

(The only question is whether or not Todd called her on his own without any impetus, or if someone had clued the Palins in to some already voiced/written private statement by Parker on how she found McGinniss’ action distasteful, and the Palin call gave Kathleen a peg to turn it into a WaPo column.)

jon1979 on June 3, 2010 at 9:22 PM

Just remember that being assigned to KP is a punishment.

GnuBreed on June 3, 2010 at 9:22 PM

Why did Todd make the call, anyway, instead of Sarah?

AP…AP… dude, you gotsta get out and go hunting every now and then. Todd and Sarah have hunted together before, and sometimes, he has a better shot than she does. Conversely, there are shots that they pass up as a means to capture a bigger prize. They don’t have to fire at McGinnis directly, not when they can get someone else to do the firing. It’s Todd Palin backwoods hunting kabuki theater that he’s putting on. ….now just feast on the results….

ted c on June 3, 2010 at 9:22 PM

She just won a Pulitzer. I don’t think she’s worried.

Allahpundit on June 3, 2010 at 9:12 PM

That’s a Peace Prize.

BigWyo on June 3, 2010 at 9:20 PM

Lets call it what it really is, a boobie prize

Kini on June 3, 2010 at 9:23 PM

Kinda lost her cred

Kini on June 3, 2010 at 9:21 PM

Kini: Maybe she is coming out of a KOOL_AID stupor!!:)

canopfor on June 3, 2010 at 9:24 PM

Maybe Sarahcuda’s planning some sort of charm offensive for her more strident critics on the center-right?

Well if she’s wants to be a serious contender in the national scene, she needs the center-right also.

terryannonline on June 3, 2010 at 9:25 PM

I can put my finger on it, but I won’t.

AUINSC on June 3, 2010 at 9:15 PM

Don’thave enough creeps in your own backyard?

katy the mean old lady on June 3, 2010 at 9:26 PM

If Todd and Sarah can turn one, others shall follow….hell, AP, they’ve already got you turned, you just ain’t admitting it yet….

alaskan jedi mind tricks.

ted c on June 3, 2010 at 9:26 PM

If Todd and Sarah can turn one, others shall follow….hell, AP, they’ve already got you turned, you just ain’t admitting it yet….

Next thing you know Sarah Palin will be calling Allahpundit for advice on how to say anonymous. And he will tell her “It’s all about the brown paper bag, Sarah!”

terryannonline on June 3, 2010 at 9:27 PM

It’s Todd Palin backwoods hunting kabuki theater that he’s putting on. ….now just feast on the results….

ted c on June 3, 2010 at 9:22 PM

ted c: That is trippy,and politicaly devious,me likey!:)

Oh,keep a sharp eye out for NarutoBoy,he might
confuse Alaska for a Southern State,equating back
woods with a Deliverence theme,jus sayin!!!:)

canopfor on June 3, 2010 at 9:28 PM

Pulitzer’s are only awarded to selected classes and clearly not for writing skills.

ericdijon on June 3, 2010 at 9:29 PM

This is quite brilliant on Todd’s part. Who better to come to the Palin’s defense than the woman who was leading the “out of her league” bandwagon? This is someone that would suffer hot flashes for years longer just to badmouth Palin for the last year and a half

I mean really, when you’ve got an envious and jealous woman,really long in the tooth that has been blathering nonsense for a year to actually support Palin in her column for everyone to see? Including President Incompetant? My, how far the corrupt idiot dictator wanna-be has fallen Nothing smarts as much as a detractor coming to your defense. This was smart on Todd’s part indeed

Niteowl45 on June 3, 2010 at 9:29 PM

If you meet him in person, make sure the creases on your clothes are razor sharp. He likes that.

They may also want to read up on Niebhur. Seriously, though, Brooksy will be the last rat to jump off the sinking Obamic.

Jorge Bonilla on June 3, 2010 at 9:31 PM

With friends like this…

Knott Buyinit on June 3, 2010 at 9:32 PM

Parker is prescient enough to know when a ship is sinking. She can backstroke all she wants now. Her credibility is lower than pond scum.
She just won a Pulitzer. I don’t think she’s worried.

Allahpundit on June 3, 2010 at 9:12 PM
—–
Her Pulitzer is to Journalism what the Nobel prize is to Obama. The Dancing with the Stars disco ball holds more worth than either of those

Niteowl45 on June 3, 2010 at 9:32 PM

Just wait until Allah has a friendly e-mail exchange with Palin herself.

Let the swooning begin!

tsj017 on June 3, 2010 at 9:32 PM

They may also want to read up on Niebhur. Seriously, though, Brooksy will be the last rat to jump off the sinking Obamic.

Jorge Bonilla on June 3, 2010 at 9:31 PM

good point, brooksy is beginning to wonder how much longer that he’s got to suck on that trailer hitch before the chrome comes off of it.

persistence.

ted c on June 3, 2010 at 9:33 PM

“Kathleen Parker’s got a fee-vah and the only prescription is more Todd Palin.”

That is one of the funniest things you have written AP. And like all really funny lines likely based on fact and previous form, so attuned to Ms Parker’s flirty and needy southern girl persona that surfaces every now and then!

csThor on June 3, 2010 at 9:34 PM

Sounds like the Alpha Male and Alpha Female of the pack…

… but that’s just me.

Seven Percent Solution on June 3, 2010 at 9:34 PM

Does … Todd know that she led the “Palin’s out of her league” bandwagon after McCain put her on the ticket?

Oh, I have a feeling he knows exactly who she is and what she said. He’s probably laughing his buttocks off at how quickly La Parker has changed her tune. It’s amazing what alpha maleness does to teh ladies, no?

SouthernGent on June 3, 2010 at 9:34 PM

I can put my finger on it, but I won’t.

AUINSC on June 3, 2010 at 9:15 PM

That’s what Parker said!

lorien1973 on June 3, 2010 at 9:18 PM

LOL!

Jim R. on June 3, 2010 at 9:35 PM

Kathleen Parker can go back to the Wine & Cheese party with Peggy Noonan and Gen. Colin Powell.

PS..She is cute.

Dire Straits on June 3, 2010 at 9:35 PM

Palin’s are a class act
Parker is just an act

Kini on June 3, 2010 at 9:35 PM

It’s amazing what alpha maleness does to teh ladies, no?

SouthernGent on June 3, 2010 at 9:34 PM

shh. don’t tell AP. He thinks his only “in” is if they have some penchance for atheism. Aside from that, it’s just …..meooow…/

ted c on June 3, 2010 at 9:37 PM

She’s got balls, I’ll give her that.
Or is it gall?

JeffinOrlando on June 3, 2010 at 9:38 PM

Seven Percent Solution on June 3, 2010 at 9:34 PM

Yeah I would say the Palins are alpha’s.

terryannonline on June 3, 2010 at 9:38 PM

I betcha if Todd Palin sent a cute little package containing moose jerky…..that KP would give it a try…..and like it.

ted c on June 3, 2010 at 9:39 PM

She just won a Pulitzer. I don’t think she’s worried.

Allahpundit on June 3, 2010 at 9:12 PM

Yeah, but so has Cynthia Tucker. Who really takes her seriously?

ddrintn on June 3, 2010 at 9:39 PM

She just won a Pulitzer. I don’t think she’s worried.

Allahpundit on June 3, 2010 at 9:12 PM

A Pulitzer is about as meaningful and prestigious as a Mark Twain Award or Nobel Peace Prize.

SuperCool on June 3, 2010 at 9:40 PM

I have to smile “creepy” has been tagged to McGinniss and it just stuck. Did that begin with Sarah? Bet it did.

Marcus on June 3, 2010 at 9:42 PM

Parker swings back to establish her MSM Media whore credentials in 5……4……3……

PappyD61 on June 3, 2010 at 9:43 PM

I can put my finger on it, but I won’t.

AUINSC on June 3, 2010 at 9:15 PM

That’s what Parker said!

lorien1973 on June 3, 2010 at 9:18 PM

Nah, Parker used her whole hand…

SuperCool on June 3, 2010 at 9:45 PM

Nah, Parker used her whole hand…

SuperCool on June 3, 2010 at 9:45 PM

Heh! That line has turned into a very creative outlet.

AUINSC on June 3, 2010 at 9:46 PM

Todd must have recited one of her favorite Spanish poems using a solid Barcelona accent…

phreshone on June 3, 2010 at 9:47 PM

She just won a Pulitzer. I don’t think she’s worried.

Allahpundit on June 3, 2010 at 9:12 PM

Pulitzer, co-founder of Yellow Journalism?

Stephen M on June 3, 2010 at 9:47 PM

Kini on June 3, 2010 at 9:23 PM

That was kinda my point.

And another is with the opportunist thing….She’s just holding her dried up finger in the air and catching a faint breeze of ‘Wow, people are still pretty much excited about that idiot from Alaska. Maybe I should curb my bet just a bit here’.

Snotty, elitist hag. Get a real job and put in an honest days work you cow.

BigWyo on June 3, 2010 at 9:49 PM

Pulitzer, co-founder of Yellow Journalism?

Stephen M on June 3, 2010 at 9:47 PM

An award that was also won by such a bastion of journalistic integrity as Walter Duranty, no less…

SuperCool on June 3, 2010 at 9:51 PM

Palin’s are a class act
Parker is just an act

Kini on June 3, 2010 at 9:35 PM

That’s a grand slam right there.

Remember, Kathleen Parker is the one who sided with Letterman in his disgusting remarks about Willow. As Obama sinks in the polls, Kathy, her Pulitzer Prize be damned, is desperate to distance herself from the buffoon she supported in 2008.

NebCon on June 3, 2010 at 9:52 PM

KP is sick-making.

She’s like old MODO…. Needs a little attention from an attractive man, especially the husband of a woman who makes here extremely jealous.

I have no time for KP. She’s an inferior, dull, writer. She is even more prosaic and ridiculous as a political commentator, and she is embarrassingly transparent. Her contempt for Southerners is remarkable since she has a home in Aiken, SC. I do hope she has sold it and moved to closer proximity to her Beltway, crease-worshiping pals.

Cody1991 on June 3, 2010 at 9:55 PM

She just won a Pulitzer. I don’t think she’s worried.

Allahpundit on June 3, 2010 at 9:12 PM

Pulitzer, co-founder of Yellow Journalism?

Stephen M on June 3, 2010 at 9:47 PM

I like your ‘urinalysis’….
*snicker*

HornetSting on June 3, 2010 at 9:57 PM

Hence, our conversation. Todd called me on the recommendation of a mutual friend.

For those that did not read the column and wonder why Todd called her.

Vince on June 3, 2010 at 9:59 PM

I know this is way OT…but I cannot quit watching the live video of the ROVs trying to plug that d*^n hole!

Looks like that have the cap on. I guess the next thing is to attach a flexible riser to the top?

lukespapa on June 3, 2010 at 10:01 PM

HornetSting on June 3, 2010 at 9:57 PM

Yer-analysis perhaps??

BigWyo on June 3, 2010 at 10:04 PM

The three states of journalism are?

A) Solid

B) Liquid

C) Gaseous

D) All of the above

E) None of the above

I had to stop there because what I really want to write is probably grounds for banning.

Americannodash on June 3, 2010 at 10:06 PM

HornetSting on June 3, 2010 at 9:57 PM
Yer-analysis perhaps??

BigWyo on June 3, 2010 at 10:04 PM

It’s all yellow..

HornetSting on June 3, 2010 at 10:06 PM

She just won a Pulitzer. I don’t think she’s worried.

Allahpundit on June 3, 2010 at 9:12 PM

She just won a whatsit? Ohhh, you mean one of those prizes that liberals like to bestow on one another for being Duh Won or for doing such an excellent job dumping on somebody the liberals love to hate. One of those. Yeah, I’m impressed.

Aitch748 on June 3, 2010 at 10:07 PM

HornetSting on June 3, 2010 at 10:06 PM

And it all smells like $hit.

BigWyo on June 3, 2010 at 10:08 PM

Will Folks emailed to say, “Kathleen? Yeah, I hit that. For the good of journalism.”

Mr. Wednesday Night on June 3, 2010 at 10:10 PM

She just won a Pulitzer. I don’t think she’s worried.

Allahpundit on June 3, 2010 at 9:12 PM
OOH, a Pulitzer? who were the other nominees? Tina Fey? Bill Maher?

james23 on June 3, 2010 at 10:18 PM

the Pulitzer crowd.

That used to have a good connotation. Today, not so much.

GarandFan on June 3, 2010 at 10:21 PM

Palin plays the LSM like a fiddle

unseen on June 3, 2010 at 10:26 PM

HornetSting on June 3, 2010 at 10:06 PM
And it all smells like $hit.

BigWyo on June 3, 2010 at 10:08 PM

Well, obama anal poisoning will do that to you….seriously, though, I hope Todd is just keeping his enemies closer….

HornetSting on June 3, 2010 at 10:32 PM

Well, obama anal poisoning will do that to you….seriously, though, I hope Todd is just keeping his enemies closer….

HornetSting on June 3, 2010 at 10:32 PM

This might be a shrewd move on the Palin’s part. One thought is to keep the easily swayed, mushy crowd wiggling around so much in their adoration and allegiances that no one will find them worth a listen. It’s an easy way to discredit them altogether.

Cody1991 on June 3, 2010 at 10:40 PM

I used to read Parker’s column regularly, quite she espoused a rational conservative viewpoint, and always well written. But she is an elitist at heart as became apparent in her vilification of Palin after she became McCain’s veep choice. In a distinct moment of lack of carachter she had not the fortituden to not toe the line and in a need to be accepted by the shishi crowd who’s acceptance she so desperately needs. She went along with the over-educated never actually done anything crowd, and lambasted Palin’s obvious lack of suave and polish as an indication as lack
of intellectual where with all.

This reversal after her being duped by the meme of Obama the genious, she cravenly makes a transparent shift to reacquire her panache in conservative circles. Her hypocrissy in doing so is blatant and shameless, her wanton whoring of her position in the conservative mainstream for naught more than invites to fashionable parties is simply beyond the pale.

To now offer this token fig leaf, having fond that she is no longer sought after amongst her faux friends in the jet-set and her use to the enablement of the empty suit in the White House has come to pass is to merely demostrate the loneliness of having sold your soul. Good bye and good riddance Kathleen.

Archimedes on June 3, 2010 at 10:53 PM

And another is with the opportunist thing….She’s just holding her dried up finger in the air and catching a faint breeze of ‘Wow, people are still pretty much excited about that idiot from Alaska. Maybe I should curb my bet just a bit here’.

Snotty, elitist hag. Get a real job and put in an honest days work you cow.

BigWyo on June 3, 2010 at 9:49 PM

Ouch! That’s gonna leave a mark.

GrannyDee on June 3, 2010 at 10:57 PM

This is, of course, on purpose. Use a “mutual friend” to open up a line of communication to one of your harshest critics on the Right, Kathleen Parker.

And what’s more, Palin has her at a disadvantage. Todd reaches out at a time when the Noonans and Parkers of the world are trying to get back into the good graces of the Movement Conservatives after having genuflected at the altar of His Oneness’ Ambition, and done so with such craven neglect of conservative principles.

Palin knows the reception that Peggy is getting on the Right. So why not extend a mild olive branch to Kathleen as Sarah begins to position herself for a Second Look from the Serious Thinkers. She just uses Todd to let Kathleen know, without saying a word, that some distance is still required, and that all is not quite forgiven or forgotten, from 2008.

Meanwhile, Peggy Can Twist Slowly, Slowly in the Wind as an example to all those who would betray the trust of Ronaldus Magnus and Vote for Socialism just because one is entrance by a pretty face, glib talk, and big ears.

Trust me. Palin knows what the f**k she is doing.

victor82 on June 3, 2010 at 10:59 PM

By the way, when was the last time ANYONE who was seriously considered a player in the 2012 sweepstakes concerned with ANYTHING that David Brooks wrote? Or said?

Oh, wait…….. MITTENS!…..DAVID BROOKS IS CALLING!!!!!

victor82 on June 3, 2010 at 11:05 PM

She just won a Pulitzer. I don’t think she’s worried.

I was disappointed to read you think so much of the Pulitzer. I think I need more MM and less AP.

ignatzk on June 3, 2010 at 11:41 PM

Parker is a perpetual seventh grader. Her contempt for Palin was due at least in part to the fact that her husband thought she was hot. She didn’t come right out and say that, but us girls can read between the lines. Therefore, if comes as no surprise that she would be easily charmed by a good-looking guy like Todd. It’s a feather in her cap. Pretty shrewd of the Palins to send Todd out to deal with the jealous ladies. He can make inroads that Sarah would have a hard time making herself.

NoLeftTurn on June 4, 2010 at 12:21 AM

Good lord in heaven you people make me laugh! Thank you. No I’m not a troll – just enjoy the comments.

thevastlane on June 4, 2010 at 12:34 AM

Hey Kat; You’re a little late to the party, aren’t ya.
*rolls eyes*

annoyinglittletwerp on June 4, 2010 at 1:08 AM

So what’s the score now?

Sarah 248,434 – libtards 0.

platypus on June 4, 2010 at 2:01 AM

The secret to making your enemy your ally is to forgive the past. It doesn’t have to be spoken, even . . . when someone has wronged you, often even if they wish they could say they are sorry for it, they fear the confrontation and embarrassment of admitting their wrong. By making the move to get past the old wrong, we show our forgiveness.
`
The relief on the part of the party who wronged us often leads them to become our friend, and even an ally in the future. It works amazingly well in practice.
`
Even better – as an added bonus, when we forgive the wrongs done us by others, we put ourselves in a position to obtain forgiveness for our own wrongs.
`
Yeah, it works in politics too, sometimes . . .

Adjoran on June 4, 2010 at 3:39 AM

She still hearing that “unspoken” word ‘boy’?

GarandFan on June 3, 2010 at 9:11 PM

I think that was Maureen Dowd. I know that of late it has been hard to tell them apart but there is a difference. I don’t know what it is, but there is one.

Kafir on June 4, 2010 at 7:03 AM

It’s a simple gesture to allow some of the reporters to show sensibility about the Palins, I think. The move by Joe is truly repugnant. Nobody with a shred of fairness in their perspective would think otherwise.

My guess is that this was a “feeler” story, to see if the press is ready to be remotely fair.

AnninCA on June 4, 2010 at 7:24 AM

Why did Todd make the call, anyway, instead of Sarah?

Because he’s the man of the house.

BDU-33 on June 4, 2010 at 7:37 AM

She just won a Pulitzer. I don’t think she’s worried.

Allahpundit on June 3, 2010 at 9:12 PM

And Obama won the Nobel Peace Prize. Your point?

mwdiver on June 4, 2010 at 8:06 AM

Do you all realize how the estrogen gals really do not know how to approach and try to stalk Todd?
Liberal women, feminists hate Sarah because she has a good man. Good, strong, gentleman and clean.
Liberal women are surrounded with weasels like Letterman, switzer, Barney Fwank.

seven on June 4, 2010 at 9:07 AM

Why should this be surprising? KP always “massages” her opinions to please those who she perceives hold power. She jumped on Obama’s bandwagon early on when she saw he would likely win the White House. Now that his poll numbers are in the toilet and Sarah Palin is kicking the snot out of him on a daily basis – KP is just hedging her bets with a wink to the Palins.

If the Palins get anymore powerful you’ll see KP go into full charlatan mode in order to please them. She’s a little puppy – pet her on the head.

HondaV65 on June 4, 2010 at 9:42 AM

She just won a Pulitzer. I don’t think she’s worried.

Allahpundit on June 3, 2010 at 9:12 PM

HondaV65 on June 4, 2010 at 9:44 AM

Yeah she’s prolly got some fairy dust going for her too.

Come on Allah – are you serious?

How about a poll on hotair asking for your reader’s opinions of the Pulitzer?

Pretty Please? You might be enlightened by the knowledge that probably 80 percent of your readers spit on the Pulitzer.

HondaV65 on June 4, 2010 at 9:47 AM

Joyless Behar found herself isolated, again, on The View with this issue.

Remember when the Letterman thing first broke out?

The first day The View talked about it, Behar was alone defending Letterman. It took a day or two of even liberal female anchors on MSDNC backing Palin’s side before Joyless relented and said it was wrong.

These people are lemmings really. They are so paranoid about what their peer groups will think of them at cocktail parties that it takes a while for a simple truth to penetrate.

KP isn’t as insane as Joyless, not quite as bitter, so she saw things properly in this case.

Joyless had a panel of idiots on her own HLN show to defend the stalker and attack Palin that evening, and she probably won’t change her mind on this one.

She is hopelessly consumed with bitter hatred for anyone who is conservative, but especially Palin because people refuse to run her off the stage, and she is having an impact. There is the gender traitor factor as well.

With that hag, it has become a personal crusade to destroy Sarah Palin with any technique possible, no matter how untruthful or dishonorable. Anything goes.

Who was it that said, “the best revenge is to live well.”

They had a point there. It drive these people nuts.

Brian1972 on June 4, 2010 at 11:04 AM

And even more importantly, when are the Palins going to turn their Strange New Respect sights on Allahpunit? Note to T: If you meet him in person, make sure you’re not wearing any pants. He likes that.

Blake on June 4, 2010 at 1:44 PM