More useful, I believe, will be filtering out what she does know.Here's why: It is fair to say that Palin began this process with largely a blank slate.
One radical Muslim prayer leader said the president shamed the nation with his “indecent gestures, filthy remarks, and repeated praise of a non-Muslim lady wearing a short skirt.” Meanwhile, Tahira Abdullah, a member of Pakistan’s Women’s Action Forum, criticised the president for failing to show decorum and behave like a “mourning widower”.
In response to an interview question from CBS' Bob Schieffer about whether what Sarah Palin says is important or not, Barack Obama answered: "I think it is important.
Palin’s top foreign policy adviser informed reporters of the meeting at a small briefing following Palin’s visits with Afghan president Hamid Karzai, Colombian president Alvaro Uribe and former Secretary of State Henry Kissinger.
The adviser, Stephen Biegun, formerly a senior official on the National Security Council under President Bush, characterized the intelligence briefing as “routine” and said it was the sort of meeting that “is standard for candidates for the vice president and president.” Biegun said several officials were present to brief Palin.
These folks are all in town for the fall session of the United Nation's General Assembly. Dave from Toronto writes: Whenever Palin is near mammals, she shoots them and makes stew. Now, you can check in with Jack online to see what he's thinking and weigh in with your own comments online and on TV.
Watch: Cafferty: Palin and Clinton In Washington, meanwhile, former Presidential hopeful Senator Hillary Clinton is having some high-powered meetings of her own. No questions, no press, only yearbook picture day for Sarah. Palin then departed her hotel for a series of motorcade trips around Manhattan, visiting with foreign leaders for the first time in her career.“These are relationships that she intuitively understands are very important for the next President and Vice President of the United States,” Biegun said of the meetings.But what really got radical clerics backs up was his comment that he might hug the Moose-hunting governor if his aide insists hard enough.For Palin, the incident appears to have confirmed jokes that her meet-and-greet sessions with world leaders at the UN were “.NEW YORK (CNN) - John Mc Cain and Sarah Palin’s meeting with Bono was canceled Wednesday due to scheduling reasons, according to the campaign.