Wednesday, October 01, 2008
Can you name the newspaper you read this morning? Palin can’t…
by Larry Geller
Oh, no. Another George Bush. She perhaps doesn’t read newspapers (at least she can’t name one, not even her local newspaper (!) ). See about 3 minutes 50 seconds into this just-released segment of Katie Couric’s interview.
Let me also pass on an email from Dick Mayer on Maui that I received today. It relates to not knowing what the name of one’s local paper is:
With America facing historic debt, 2 wars, stumbling health care, a weakened dollar, all-time high prison population, mortgage crises, bank foreclosures, etc.
You are the Boss of the Presidential Selection Committee . . . which team would you hire?
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