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Putin puttin’ Palin in her place…

14 Oct


Putin puttin’ Palin in her place…

Partial transcript, CBS, September 2008

Katie Couric: “You’ve cited Alaska’s proximity to Russia as part of your foreign policy experience. What did you mean by that?”

Sarah Palin:  “That Alaska has a very narrow maritime border between a foreign country, Russia…”

Couric: “Well, explain to me why that enhances your foreign-policy credentials?”

Palin: “Well, it certainly does, because our, our next-door neighbors are foreign countries, there in the state that I am the executive of …  It’s very important when you consider even national security issues with Russia. As Putin rears his head and comes into the air space of the United States of America, where do they go? It’s Alaska. It’s just right over the border. It is from Alaska that we send out those to make sure that an eye is being kept on this very powerful nation, Russia…”


Crimea River

7 Mar

Crimea River

Thanks to Claudia Dikinis, Facebook friend, for this title.

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