itty bitty talking point thingy


Ms. Couric asked her questions firmly but gently, careful not to
seem flippant or condescending. But she ended on a “gotcha” moment.
After Ms. Palin attacked Senator Barack Obama
for saying he would meet with leaders of Syria and Iran without
preconditions, Ms. Couric reminded the governor that she recently met
with former Secretary of State Henry Kissinger,
who supports direct diplomacy with both countries. “Are you saying
Henry Kissinger is naïve?” Ms. Couric asked. Ms. Palin replied, “I’ve
never heard Henry Kissinger say, ‘Yeah, I’ll meet with these leaders
without preconditions being met.’ ”

After the interview, Ms.
Couric faced the camera and added a postscript. “Incidentally, we
confirmed Henry Kissinger’s position following our interview,” she
said, explaining that Mr. Kissinger supports talks “without

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6 responses to this post.

  1. You go girl !!!


  2. Oh, the things Gov. Sarah Palin hasn't ever heard! Doesn't mean they aren't true or didn't happen, though. How she is anything but a liability to the campaign in anything but still photographs is a mystery. Is it any wonder the Republicans want to hide — er, i mean "shield" — her from the press.


  3. just cause McCain was getting all over Obama on this point…… um preconditions sound like the kind of thing you are trying to work out with negotiations.negotiation being the thing you are trying to get people to the table to doso…uh…preconditions seem to be putting the cart in front of the horse, ya know?


  4. to think it took Sara Palin for me to finally take Katie Couric seriously.


  5. Who knew she'd be caught up by Katy Couric?


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