Time Once Again to Play ‘What if Sarah Palin Said That?’

Today’s contestant is Julia Reed, Contributing Editor for Newsweek, who said about Obama, “If he thinks that some guys on the rigs are the only people that are going to be affected by a six-month oil moratorium, he’s out of his cotton-picking mind.”

She’ll be given a pass by the tight-sphinctered racial-slur police, just like Dan Rather was for his “watermelon” comment, but just imagine the outrage if Sarah Palin said this: