Sarah Palin is REALLY tired of Levi Johnston

October 28, 2009

Former Republican vice presidential candidate Sarah Palin is striking back hard at her daughter’s ex-fiance, Levi Johnston, for what she called “mean-spirited, malicious and untrue attacks.”

Palin, and Johnston, who had a child out of wedlock with Palin’s daughter, Bristol, have been in a war of words since Levi and Bristol broke off plans to marry early this year.

Johnston appeared on CBS’ “Early Show” and repeated a charge he made in a recent Vanity Fair interview that Sarah Palin would often refer to her son with Down Syndrome, Trig Palin, as being “retarded.”

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Johnston also talked about his plans to appear nude in Playgirl magazine, saying it will be done tastefully.

“I’m not gonna just go out there and get naked,” he said.

All this comes as Palin prepares to issue her memoir next month, “Going Rogue, An American Life.” She resigned as Alaska governor last summer and remains popular with conservative voters after running as John McCain’s vice presidential candidate last year.

In a statement issued by her spokeswoman, Palin said she had tried to ignore the “mean spirited, malicious and untrue attacks on our family.” USA-POLITICS/PALIN

“We, like many, are appalled at the inflammatory statements being made or implied. Trig is our ‘blessed little angel’ who knows it and is lovingly called that every day of his life. Even the thought that anyone would refer to Trig by any disparaging name is sickening and sad,” she said.

She also criticized CBS for giving Johnston publicity.

“CBS should be ashamed for continually providing a forum to propagate lies. Consider the source of the most recent attention-getting lies — those who would sell their body for money reflect a desperate need for attention and are likely to say and do anything for even more attention,” she said.

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Photo credit: Reuters/Matt Sullivan (Sarah Palin waves in front of daughter Bristol and son Trig in August 2008)


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What a better way to generate interest in a book…. send the kid out to trash her and you know that nobody will believe what he says because he’s a kid and you sell even more books. Plus, the public will turn on him. Kaching. One for the Palin’s.
Hopefully Sarah Palin will run for president. If Levi has dirt on her it won’t stay “secret” for long. What a fun election that will be. Kaching. One for Levi.
Better yet, go back to Alaska people and keep an eye on Russia from your living rooms.

Posted by martha | Report as abusive

Really Sarah. Was all that “abstinence” teaching worth it? Had you taught your daughter how to make intelligent decisions she could have protected herself and not gotten pregnant.
Instead you get never ending drama with Levi Johnston and more troubling, his genes get carried on.

Posted by Mike | Report as abusive

He should love, love, love the Palin’s. Afterall, who was he before he and Bristol “got together”? And, unless Sarah does run for office or continually stays in the spotlight, Levi- classless as he is- will continue to spew the dirt and the media will always be there to help spread it around.

Posted by SB | Report as abusive

Martha, you forgot if they both return to AK that’s kaching, kaching – two for America with them out of the way.

Posted by TWard | Report as abusive

What a disaster. Keep talking Levi. Do tell, do tell. No one can P Pain off like Levi -except maybe Letterman!

Posted by Jen | Report as abusive

Funny how they delete all the anti Palin comments. Not?

Posted by funny | Report as abusive

I am REALLY even more tired of Sarah Palin! How ironic that she is complaining that someone else is a liar and constantly looking for media attention.

Posted by JM | Report as abusive

This very creepy person has only made accusations and comments that are not verifiable and yet the media keeps repeating them and giving him a platform. WHY???

Posted by Eileen Hannig | Report as abusive

He is attacking Sarah’s family for over a year. Enough of Levi Johnston.

Posted by o | Report as abusive

Headline: I’m REALLY tired of CBS.
Help me understand what has happened to America that it now finds no reassurance in goodness, virtue, or wholesome values, but rather takes pleasure in bashing everything that smacks of goodness. What a fine world you, the media, are creating. You endorse perversion and fill the airwaves with non-stop sex, drugs, and anarchy and are proud of it. What are you guys smoking?

Posted by PhilS | Report as abusive

OMG! I am really tired of hearing about Palin. How she continues to make headlines really surprises me. I don’t think that GOP needs this boobarry published. I cant imagine that I would align myself w. a party in the near future if this is the best they have to offer!

Posted by Adam12 | Report as abusive

The first sentence by te anchor says it all – the only thing that is intereting about this young man is that he is the father of Sarah Palin´s daughter´s baby. If there was no Sarah Palin, there would be no Johnston.

Posted by Peter | Report as abusive

Any of the intellectual lightweights on the left remember what happened to John Kerry after Dan Rather’s incredibly dumb attempt to bury George Bush with assertions of dereliction of duty?

That’s right: the “Swift Boat” machine cranked up and flattened him.

How incredibly stupid is the democratic party by not attempting to quash all talk of
Palin’s “inadequacies”. If she really is as incompetent, vapid, and politically impotent as the left believes, wouldn’t the best strategy be to goose her chances for the nomination?

If Obama’s ratings keep plummeting does anyone believe he will win in 2012 laughing?

If double-digit unemployment is occurring in 2012 and/or the dollar is weakening he’s going to need all the help he can get to keep his job because by then Afghanistan will be an anchor around his neck that he can’t hang on Bush.

Can anyone say Lyndon Johnson?

Posted by John Carpenter | Report as abusive

It is outrageous that a news agency such as Reuters would devote time and space to the Palin family feud. I suppose someone at the service has a financial interest in the publishing revenue from a book about an embarrassing politician who abandoned her responsibility as an elected official. The world is falling apart, and yet the Levi and Sarah saga gets world wide publicity. How sad is that?

Posted by Reg | Report as abusive

I hope when he makes a little money doing his nude scene that the Palin family will sue him for slander. If he has to go to civil court he will have to tell the REAL truth.

Posted by Jan Evans | Report as abusive

Why are lefties so easily bothered by Sarah Palin? What is it you are afraid of? I bet that none of you even really know anything about her or her true accomplishments. Everything you “know” is probably not even based on truth. You probably even think that she said those stupid things that Tina Fey said.

The point is, it is the leftist media who kept bringing her into the spotlight by trying to find ways to attack her at every turn. Now we have more garbage about Levi (the fame-monger) looking for more attention and you guys still turn it around and attack Gov. Palin.

Despite what you may think, she IS a good person and she IS fighting against the corruption in this government. Unlike most folks in power now, she actually cares what happens to our country. Too bad you folks are too blind to see that. It is more important to you that your belief system is upheld (whether you are right or not) than to learn the truth about what is happening to what was once the greatest country in the world. I guess you don’t care that our country is being destroyed systematically. You just want to think you are “right” no matter what the consequences.

Posted by JanineC | Report as abusive

Levi is being used by people who are far smarter than he.
He needs to put his clothes back on and go back to Alaska…they are missing one very big idiot.

Posted by Sandra | Report as abusive

I wonder when Todd is going to get tired of this little diatribe!

I know if someone went after my wife and belittled my daughter the way this punk is….I’d be doing six months for attempted murder!

Posted by will sass u | Report as abusive

By all reports Sarah Failin is not presidential eneough to be president dog catcher. Even a large portion of the republican voters agree. Yo Sarah, and everybody else, you never know where or when your so called private life will be brought to light or by who. Skeletons have a way of finding their way out of the closet. If she can’t be trusted to finish her Gov. term how can she be trusted to finish anything?

Posted by infohunter | Report as abusive

Bravo, Sarah. I’m glad you’re standing up for your precious little angel, Trig. No honest person believes you would say something as vulgar as Levi alleges. Every lie out of his mouth about you is really more about him. You have shown us all how to deal with life’s challenges with courage and honesty. Are there any politicians out there with a perfect family? I don’t think so.

You are a fighter, and the fact is, nobody would care about this twerp Levi if he were not the weapon of choice against you. He will continue to be a useful idiot, but the leftist press will ultimately dump him like they dumped Cindy Sheehan when she was no longer the weapon of choice against Bush.

And to those of you “tired of Sarah” … Sarah didn’t ask for ANY of this. If you bothered to look at her actual record, she was doing a great job being governor of Alaska. Newsweek praised her as pragmatic and post-partisan back in 2007. I guess her sin was thinking she could run for VP in this sexist pathetic country where lecherous men like David Letterman and Bill Clinton prey on their female employees with wanton abandon, and deadbeat dads appear on morning shows to dish lies.

Shame on this country. For all the talk about progress, we’ve traded virtue for crudeness.

Posted by NicoleC | Report as abusive

I agree with JanineC. Gov. Palin IS a good person and DOES care about what happens to our country. If she didn’t, she wouldn’t waste her time reading a 1,000+ page health bill and try to inform the American people of what they are up against. Because, you KNOW, the American people are not reading a 1,000 pg House Bill. She knows this too and wants to help America understand what is actually being debated on OUR behalf, by OUR elected officials. She cares enough to make government accountable and wants to help fight corruption. She knows this will have long reaching ramifications for WE THE PEOPLE. She was my governor and I understand her reason for leaving the governorship in the capable hands of Sean Parnell. I also support her efforts to fight for Americans and for America. The Left is so blind with hate and envy – they won’t even try to understand her. Too bad, it will be their final undoing.

Posted by DeniseInAlaska | Report as abusive

Palin should be thrilled that networks allow people to come on TV and lie. If they didn’t, where would she be?

Posted by Wayne | Report as abusive

Sarah says says shame on those who would sell their body for money. How about a mother who put her child in the spotlight, and then gets upset about the ‘media’ when the world finds out the child is a pregnant teenager, then quits her job where she was supposedly serving her state she loves….to ‘write’ a book where she can make lots and lots of money. Couldn’t wait and fulfill your duties? I say, look at yourself first! And Sarah thinks she could be President????

Posted by Shirley s | Report as abusive

Does Sarah expect anyone to take her seriously when she continues to sling mud with a teenage boy? He is immature, but Sarah should be mature and start to act her age.

Posted by MO Inkslinger | Report as abusive

Amazing how any revelations about Saint Sarah brings out the tea-baggers with their apologia, ad nauseam. Leave the kid alone. It was the right-wing machine that put him in the spotlight. He didn’t ask for it. BTW, anybody know if her vapidness has looked at a newspaper (or “all of ’em, Katie” yet?

Posted by Observer | Report as abusive

Sarah Palin, I’m sorry but you could not be more transparent. Don’t judge Levi for selling his body when you’ve sold your soul.

You’re a fraud.

Posted by John Robinson | Report as abusive

I won’t write here what I think of Sarah Palin because it will get deleted ASAP. Instead, I will only say “Go Levi!”. Though he may be an idiot, he is tarnishing Palin’s image and further impeding any chances she might have had left at another shot at elected public office. The only public office she is fit for is serving lunch in some remote Alaskan elementary school. Then again, even that is a questionable qualification.

For those of you who think Sarah is a remarkable person who is qualified for the highest office in the land I say this: Education. Get one.

Posted by Ryan | Report as abusive

Sarah Palin is eminently qualified for a recurring guest spot on Jerry Springer or Dr. Phil.

Posted by jane ubr | Report as abusive

Levi’s statements have the ring of TRUTH. Loud and clear.

Posted by Liz | Report as abusive

Sarah Palin is an idiot an idiot that didn’t even know what the job she was running for did nor did she do anything with honor in her home state. Not to mention she left her post. I’m not going to even go into all her lies pre and post running last year. Republicans need to just dump that right wing that has taken over and get with it. And democrats need to dump all the people that are pushing reform from happening. Anyone who supports Palin is an idiot, I mean what does she even do? Well I suppose anyone who can put Marxism, socialism, communism, and fascism in one sentence and saying that one person is all of them should have a poster child like palin. I would say ignorance, but that would be far from it.

Posted by kilne | Report as abusive

I find it ironic that the Palin camp is criticizing Levi for his willingness to take his clothes off. Didn’t Palin parade around in a skimpy swimsuit competition? And didn’t the Palin camp drag Levi into the limelight in the first place? All he’s doing is making his money, his sweet sweet cash. That’s the American way, you make your money. Ask any Republican. Making money is next to God.

Posted by David | Report as abusive

Like it or not, Ms. Palin will be news worthy through 2012 for various political reasons. In reference to some of the other comments posted, I do find it a bit ironic that the ultra conservatives have made her their poster child for many of the same reasons Ms. Clinton was so vehemently opposed by them. It is not okay to factor in sexism for Ms. Palin’s roadblocks on the political campaign and yet overlook the success of Ms. Clinton, who did not use the sexism card.
In any event, although I am not a supporter of Ms. Palins political views–as her lack of scientific judgement is downright frightening, I wholeheartedly applaud her for speaking out on this issue presented by Mr. Johnston. The Media has created a platform for developing stories and creating plot twists that have no business clouding the general public’s judgement by uneducated personnel. Placing Levi Johnston and Bristol Palin into the media light was a dire mistake as it gave each of them a platform that they were not qualified for nationally. As a result, opinions from uneducated High School dropouts are getting validity. Their past choices do reflect their individual character and hopefully others will not buy into any of the media hype that results.

Posted by BEin MN | Report as abusive

CBS, like some of the other news media, is no more than a Obama kissin liberal owned network and doesn’t know what impartial or fact finding journalism is. Fox cable news has got it right. That’s why the liberals can’t stand them and they’re a thorn in the side of Obama.

Posted by Pete | Report as abusive

I don’t have much use for Sarah Palin, but how/why is this Levi Johnston idiot getting all this air-time?! He’s an immature, publicity-seeking hound, trying to peddle dirt on his son’s family. Maybe there is lots of dirt there, but in doing this he hurts his son too. He needs to grow up and get a real job.

Posted by Gail | Report as abusive

All the Obama “kool aid” drinkers come out at the mention of Governor Palins name.

She will be our next president! Laura ingraham & ann coulter will be in the cabinet!

All the Leftie scum that post here are scared to death of her! LOL

Posted by ansuk laguy | Report as abusive

This kid is obviously an idiot, and very desperate for attention. Levi has some big bombs he could drop that will hurt Sarah? Sure Levi we all believe you. the democrats have been filing fake ethics charges against her just to try and hurt her, but levi can take her down. HI-larious. YEA right Levi. It’s really sad that any news organization would actually give this kid an interview. So this is what journalism is these days? WOW!

Posted by maggie | Report as abusive

I say that Levi should run against her in the next politcal campaign that Palin is in. He’s obviously more intelligent and would probably work harder that she did as gov. I’d vote for him before I’d vote for Palin. The electorate seems to prefer a “beauty contest” with ideology over a discussion of real issues like the countries in europe. They have health care and aren’t broke.

Posted by l’n OL | Report as abusive

I agree shame on CBS for publishing the interview in “semi” prime time. This stuff deserves the venue of daily talkshows like Springer et al at best. The sad thing is that this interview likely had good viewership which shows the shallowness of media today. Palin may be a “good person”? but I think her leadership is best seen at maybe church bake sale at best. People who don’t see her choice as veep to be as nothing more than meat in the window need to get a clue.

Posted by Adam12 | Report as abusive

Levi, credible? HA! Levi is a pawn in the big Leftist machine that loves to dig up dirt and smear it around like spreading manure. And it stinks to high heavens. I wonder how much money Levi is making to smear Palin? I bet the Left is paying BIG, like when they sent 50 lawyers to our state of Alaska to dig up all the dirt they could get. Then they filed mountains of information requests that the State is still trying to deal with, and let’s not forget about, how many bogus ethics complaints? Their goal was to shackle Gov. Palin in her post, and to bankrupt her personally. They didn’t succeed. They never will. She is smarter than they are.

Posted by Shelley | Report as abusive

I cannot believe that people are actually sticking up for Levi Johnston. He has no right to say that things that he is and I have to wonder what is child is going to think someday when he hears all the horrible things that his father has said about his grandmother. Levi got thrown out of the limelight when the engagement was broken off and it seems like he’ll do anything for another shot of 15 minutes of fame. So pathetic!

Posted by Kaitlyn | Report as abusive

Reading some of the posts on here makes me laugh out loud…

“All the Obama “kool aid” drinkers come out at the mention of Governor Palins name.

She will be our next president! Laura ingraham & ann coulter will be in the cabinet!”

…and it gets even better:

“CBS, like some of the other news media, is no more than a Obama kissin liberal owned network and doesn’t know what impartial or fact finding journalism is. Fox cable news has got it right.”

Has stupidity become the new norm? Have I missed something? I think not. Rather it seems to me that these are merely two of the many examples of the failure of our education system here in America. Ironically, the people who oppose stronger education and more funding are the same folks who would benefit most. I’ve found that it’s best not to argue with these types of people as it equates to trying to explain Quantum Mechanics to a child. It’s just not possible, the undeveloped brain has no chance of comprehending such complexities. Instead, it’s best to soothe them with bedtime stories about dwarves and princesses and witches because afterall, these are many of the same people who still believe in the Easter Bunny, Santa Claus and God.

Posted by Ryan | Report as abusive

Her supporters won’t believe him. I have a hard time believing that he’s making it all up, he might be blow the details up a little, but who cares. She’s a joke. The more of this type of thing, the better. It’s all good laughs

Posted by graham Sharpe | Report as abusive

For my teenagers, I use Levi Johnson as an example of why to abstain from sex before you are married. You have sex, someone gets pregnant, and you’re stuck with a loser the rest of your life. When you co-parent with someone, they’re never completely gone, even if you break up. I tell my teens they’re too young to make a decision about a life long partner, and having sex can inadvertently lead to such a “sentence.” I know Sarah Palin tried to teach this to her daughter. Ironic that I now use her situation as a reason to abstain. I’m sorry, Sarah, that your family has to deal with this punk.

Posted by Kristina | Report as abusive

Levi is really good looking.
He has right to speak out.
Can’t wait for his playgirl spread.

Posted by Joe | Report as abusive

Go Levi!

Posted by stirfry | Report as abusive

OH COME ON! really are all republicans idots Palin is an embarassment to american politics im sick of RIGHT WINGERS trying to pretend the obvious information that is factual does not exis sure levi is most likely lieing but nobody cares about him palin is a lethal intolerable dose on her own she does not need help an to be honest levi cant make her look any worse than she makes herself look wake up open your eyes stop letting republicans and idot journalist and radio show hosts lie to you and stop lieing to yourself find the truth and demand it palin dont got it and never will ahe will never be president and ann coulter and other ignorant remarks will disappear when they realize its not needed be smart and dot buy what republicans are trying to feed u.

Posted by only one with a brain | Report as abusive

Guess it takes one to know one Sarah!!!

Posted by Bob van der Linde | Report as abusive

I actually think that liberals don’t want to be accused of promoting this Levi character.
Whatever anyone thinks of Palin, her politics, her IQ, etc., any reasonable or intelligent person would not be supportive of the antics or statements made by Levi Loser.
Most probably have compassion for Palin — considering the issues that most American families are confronted by at some point in their lives.

Posted by PatC | Report as abusive

Lookout Levi is going Rogue!

Posted by Adam12 | Report as abusive

maddies ! AND moneymad

Posted by jjmk4546 | Report as abusive

He (Levi ) is a dirty one !!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Posted by LOUIE | Report as abusive

Review the Sarah Palin acknowledged facts about the 48 hours leading to Trig’s birth. Her judgement was suspect then. I hope that kid is getting better at home than we see from the parents in public. The comments about Obama are off-topic, unless you desperate paranoids think he had something to do with Palin’s family problems. Counting back nine months, her problems pre-date Obama’s nomination.

Posted by george | Report as abusive

Like Vidal said Palin is just another in the long line of America’s idiot cult. How this person wins the adulation of a segment of America with precious little in the way of accomplishment or intellect is remarkable. I assume racially coded language like being a “hockey mom” is part of her appeal to America’s heartland.

Posted by Alabaster2 | Report as abusive

I think it is interesting that she talked family values and paraded her pregnant, teenage daughter, family members and Levi Johnston around, and now wants to say that he is selling out? Sarah Palin has spread so much hate and discontent with her remarks, she never finished the office she was elected to serve, not to mention the people of Alaska that she left hanging. As soon as she got her book deal she bailed, and the lure of future monies from speaking engagements is more like selling out than anything Levi Johnston could do. She is simply afraid of what he will say, which is probably more truthful than anything that has ever come out of her mouth. I wish she would just get rich, be quiet, go away and take Dick Cheney with her.

Posted by Mark | Report as abusive

As an Alaskan, I find it very hard as to why people believe the media and not the people from our community. Alaskans are VERY glad she dropped out/quit here. Sarah’s biggest problem is that she lacks saavy and maturity. IF she would just shut her mouth at opportunies that she cannot control, she wouldn’t be in the mess she is in, and keep some intellect about her. Unfortunately, there are those wno care not of the truths, but only vote party line.

Posted by Scott Bailey | Report as abusive

Most Americans are REALLY tired of Levi Johnston and Sarah Palin.

Posted by NotJerrySpringer | Report as abusive

LOL, he’s on tv because he says controversial things. kind of the reason Glen Beck is on the air. it doesnt matter if it is true or not, if it gets ratings, and makes news than the media will load it up. He’s trying to make money, just like how Palin resigned from governor of alaska, so she could make some easy money. Money for nothing, Palin, Johnston, insurance companies, investment bankers. route of all evil? yeah i think so. I dont think the “liberal machine” is perpetuating this because Palin is not really a political threat to anybody, I mean had Romney been the vp nominee mcain probably would have won. Think about it elephants!

Posted by Kevin | Report as abusive

I am amused by those that think Sarah Palin scares anyone. She is entertaining. Exactly what are her qualifications that make some of you think she is presidential material? I personally think is was McCain’s choice of her as running mate that cost him the election. Is Alaska better off because she was governor? I think not.

Posted by bill in arizona | Report as abusive

Hey Levi: Go for it! You have the body and the looks and the Ladies will love admiring you.
Get the money, further your education, whether it be in school or in the movies or on TV, and take advantage of the opportunities afforded you. McCain erred in selecting Palin. He made sure he lost the election by selecting Palin. But because of it you have been given a great opportunity to be known in the world.
I applaud you for speaking out about Palin. The verbal abuse by Palin directed towards you and your family is unbecoming and downright cruel. It will all come back to bite her.

Posted by Jackson | Report as abusive

I thought Levi is a father. This is the example of living, of character, he is adding to history for his child to one day read? He needs to get out of the spotlight and “sit down” for awhile…..learn what it really means to be a father so he can become one, a good one, and, one day, make his child truly proud of him. Loose lips sink ships……and his lips are way too loose, regardless of right and wrong. Character should be more important. I hope he realizes that soon and embraces the right stuff. Please, Levi, think of your child – first, and not yourself. You’ll be glad you did.

Posted by Ellie | Report as abusive

I think both Levi Johnston and Sarah Palin are a little too naive for the national platform. They should both retreat to moose hunting, seriously!

Posted by Timo | Report as abusive

I’m from Alaska but could never vote for Sarah Palin. However, I think it’s crazy that anyone pays any attention to Levi Johnston. He is basically giving up any chance of ever having a good relationship with his son. Shame on him.

Posted by Suzanne | Report as abusive

Sarah Palin is an embarrassment to her party and to our country. It’s a sad day when people like her can actually run for president and get votes, albeit only the crazy 25%. Idiocracy wasn’t a good movie, but it definitely describes the Fox Nation.

Posted by James | Report as abusive

Palin is a dumb-ass…she says “those who would sell their body for money reflect a desperate need for attention and are likely to say and do anything for even more attention.”

HELLOOOOOO SARAHHHHH…you were a beauty queen, what were you doing, trying to sell girl scout cookies?

Posted by Corey Mondello | Report as abusive

This guy is just taking advantage of the situation presented to him, but still seems like an idiot. For those Palin supporters who actually think she has a shot in ’12, are you kidding me? She is a quiter. She quit to chase the money trail. Also, to Denise in Alaska, you must be drinking the koolaid that is about 4 years past expiration.

Posted by Tom | Report as abusive

I think Levi is right to speak his mind. Why is is shocking to find out that there’s a huge gulf between the public persona that Palin puts out there and the reality of who she is & what she actually does.

She quit was a recluse governor to begin with, mostly staying at home (and charging the state for a per diem) and then quit when she found out she could make a few bucks stapleing her name to a book. Forget about Presidential timber – she isn’t even a match stick.

Posted by Tookie Lewis | Report as abusive

Just goes to show, you lie with dogs, your bound to get flea’s!

Posted by John K | Report as abusive

So what does this guy work at? Is he paying child support? Is he going to be a real dad, or is he going to be a deadbeat dad? Those are the important questions.

It seems rather Heeneish to be outing yourself in this way. So he’s a handsome guy, so what. Good looks doesn’t necessarily equate to a good character or bright soul.

BTW, Mrs. Palin speaking of propagating lies is the rusted pot calling the kettle black…

Posted by alreaud | Report as abusive

So Sarah, I am REALLY REALLY tired of you!

Posted by cwm | Report as abusive

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Posted by Withers: Palin and Johnston show continues | Gay News Blog | | Report as abusive

Prediction: Levi’s next move- Professional Wrestling, stage name MooseBagger

Posted by Adam12 | Report as abusive

From Page 1

” I guess her sin was thinking she could run for VP in this sexist pathetic country where lecherous men like David Letterman and Bill Clinton prey on their female employees with wanton abandon, and deadbeat dads appear on morning shows to dish lies.”

Quote from Nicole C

For those of your attacking Levi for how he’s treating Sarah’s daughter need to do a little research on how John McCain treated his first wife.

I’d rather have my daughter treated the way David Letterman or Bill Clinton treat women than John McCain any day of the week (not that any are good, but if i had to choose).

Levi is doing the same thing Sarah is doing, profiting from his fame, no big deal.

Posted by Michael Ham | Report as abusive

Americans are tired of the Wasilla Hillbillies Show. Please, let them all fade into their well deserved obscurity.

Posted by getplaning | Report as abusive

Political censorship is alive and well.

Posted by infohunter | Report as abusive

Most reasonable people realize Johnston is only trying to extend his quickly fleeting 15 minutes of fame by tearing down Palin. Most see through it and give the underachiever little credibility. Most, but not Palin. Palin is so void of common sense and lacks such clear judgment she can’t see by taking on Johnston in the public she adds to his credibility.

Even with this glaring lack of judgment, Palin wants us to believe she has the wisdom, temperance, and self control to lead the free world.

Yes it is true I can’t get off the Jerry Springer show fighting with the redneck father of my grandbaby, but I still want to lead you.

Palin’s attacks on Johnston are as un-presidential as you can get. You say but Levi started it? OK Palinbots, this is not the third grade.

Posted by DEO | Report as abusive

You’re a pathetic idiot Michael Ham. McCain’s first wife still considers John her best friend and endorsed him for president. Why do you feel the need to slime both of them and Pain with your dastardly lie?

Posted by Prospector | Report as abusive

It is unbelievably creepy that CBS would give airtime to Levi Johnson. He doesn’t merit local news coverage. Same goes for Playgirl; Levi isn’t in the top million as a candidate for a photo-shoot.

This is pure, partisan hatred. There’s far too much of that — on both sides (and in the comments here). The last 3 presidents have been seriously damaged by all this hatred and the current one is on the same track. Is this a good thing? Do you want to see this presidency destroyed?

Posted by Frederick Michael | Report as abusive

I hate the word, “Idiot”, but it seems to describe 2 sub-cultures in our country these days. Those who have an elitist attitude and have crossed over into a state of mentally handicapped and the other who can’t make a statement without an expletive. Both seem to be on the same political side. I’m embarrassed at the constant breakdown of our society. You continue to lower our collective standards with your lack of virtue & moral compass. I’m speaking to those of you who cheer lead the kind of behavior of Levi Johnston while shooting down Sarah Palin. I find you the most narrow minded, loader voiced bigots of all.

Posted by Kelly | Report as abusive

and, yes, I didn’t catch the misspelled word “louder”

Posted by Kelly | Report as abusive

So Ms Palin should somehow just “put up & shut up” no matter who says what about her family? Mr Johnston is a famemonger, pure and simple. No one can use you without your consent. If he didn’t want to be a part of her circus, then he shouldn’t have impregnated the trapeze artist. He made his bed a long time ago, and is now trying to sell the sheets.

As for the requisite Pain-bashing which seems to accompany any story about her–or not, I’m reminded of what Dennis Miller says about Sarah Palin: “The reason I like her is because she drives the people I can’t stand nuts!” To that end, I hope she’s around to fulfill that mission for the next twenty years.

Posted by RSG | Report as abusive

It’s a circus aY

Posted by InnocentBystander | Report as abusive

I don’t get it. How is Mrs. Palin engaging in a “war of words”? She released one statement through a third party after months of media stories about this creep. That’s not a war of words, that’s just good taste.

If Levi were a young woman trying to take advantage of a male politician, the media wouldn’t give her the time of day.

Posted by Jeff Hall | Report as abusive

It is sad that Levi is spending his ten minutes of fame on lies gossip and downright slander. The Palens no doubt welcomed him into their home not knowing how thirsty for fame he really was. I wouldn’t want a spy sitting at my dinner table on an off night.
He WILL go away. He thinks he is going to get a big movie career out of this. He may have a pretty face but he is STUPID for trying to hurt a family just to get on t.v.

Posted by vivien molloy | Report as abusive

A sincere rise to honorable fame is generally earned with intelligence, good judgement and wanting to make a difference that can be achieved with the influence of education….and surrounding yourself with good friends and family.
Levi is an excellent example of the opposite. He possesses great ignorance and lack of maturity. I think Levi “lacks the ‘genes\'” to be a man. I used to read Playgirl mag, however I will not buy another copy. Seeing Levi in Playgirl would not be a sight I’d wish upon anyone. If he were my son, I’d spank him. He might be able to understand that action. Levi and the ballon boy’s father ought to get together. They come from the same mold.

Posted by Louise | Report as abusive

I didnt hear you all calling out when it came out obut mr sleeze letterman you all even let this creep get away with verbally sexually assaulting the 13 year old daughter of Palins the audience laughed I am glad it is not happening to the Biden kids or the Obama kids I living in Australia wonder what is happening to Americans you have your soldiers fighting for this wake up dont watch mr creepy and ignore levi he is youg and silly but stand up for common decency ..

Posted by jude | Report as abusive

And I am seriously TIRED of Sarah Palin……

Posted by Lim Boon Chuan | Report as abusive