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Chuck Hagel Slams Sarah Palin: "It's A Stretch To Say She's Got The Experience To Be President"

Here's some "straight-talk" for ya from Nebraska's Senior Senator. “I think it’s a stretch to, in any way, to say that she’s got the experienc

Here's some "straight-talk" for ya from Nebraska's Senior Senator.

“I think it’s a stretch to, in any way, to say that she’s got the experience to be president of the United States,” Hagel said.

"I think they ought to be just honest about it and stop the nonsense about, 'I look out my window and I see Russia and so therefore I know something about Russia,'" he said. "That kind of thing is insulting to the American people."

It's one thing if people want to support her because she's a right-wing zealot in every sense of the word. But can we please dispense already with the ridiculous notion that she has the qualifications to be Vice President?

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