Yes -- He Really is that STUPID. You're Not Imagining It.
Palin just threatened war with Russia in her ABC interview. Seriously.
No, it wasn't a gaffe. Totally consistent with McCain's point of view. Check the interview: (Video at the jump.)
ABCIn ice-skating, this move is called the "death-spiral."
The governor advocated for the admittance of Georgia and Ukraine into NATO.
When Gibson said if under the NATO treaty, the United States would have to go to war if Russia again invaded Georgia, Palin responded: "Perhaps so. I mean, that is the agreement when you are a NATO ally, is if another country is attacked, you're going to be expected to be called upon and help.
"And we've got to keep an eye on Russia. For Russia to have exerted such pressure in terms of invading a smaller democratic country, unprovoked, is unacceptable," she told Gibson.
Palin, who obtained her first passport last year and who has served just two years as Alaska's governor, told Gibson that she was up to the challenge of being Sen. John McCain's vice president.
McCain/Palin: LESS JOBS, MORE WARS.