Sarah Palin – Sarah Palin! – has called Henry Kissinger – Henry Kissinger! – “naive,” for understanding that diplomacy sometimes involves talking with people with whom you disagree. Kissinger – naive?
I mean, Kissinger is many things – world-class war criminal, say – but on the list of adjectives that aptly describe him, “naive” is approximately 49,537th. And for Sarah Palin to be the name-caller…
I keep waiting for Andy Kaufman to take off the McCain mask he’s been wearing the last few years, and say “surprise! it’s me! I’m not dead – but the real John McCain was the only one who knew I was alive, and as he was dying we came up with this great idea…”
I’m pretty sure Caligula’s horse was more qualified to be a Roman consul than Palin is for VP.