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Sarah Palin is a national security risk.  We are in negotiations with Iran on issues of grave importance and this nutcase starts talking about invading Iran.  Now, I know I have 40 year old barbells down in my basement with more brains and "common sense" than she does, but for some reason she gets a lot of media attention and what she says can impact national events, especially when the receiver of the message is as ill-informed and paranoid as her.

What does the crackpot from Iran think of the crackpot from Wasilla?  It's hard not to conclude that he's probably concerned about a former vice presidential candidate suggesting invasion.  Now, I don't want to get into a litany of Ms. Palin's shortcomings - I've got to get to bed tonight - but her utter irresponsbility in her "interview" with what can only be described as Mike Wallace's disappointment is a good example of what she is and what she would be as a President - a train wreck who would do damage to America that would make Mr. Bush look like Albert Schweitzer.

Now, I know 75% of America wants her to run for President - half the Republicans and all the Democrats - but we have problems with Iran right now and someone ought to explain to her why advocating attacking Iran on national TV is a bad idea, perhaps she could keep notes; she has room on the palm of her right hand.

Originally posted to billj1 on Tue Feb 09, 2010 at 07:00 PM PST.

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