It seems that Sarah Palin just can’t stay out of the headlines. This time she has “stepped in it” with her calls for using nuclear weapons to stop or threaten Russian President Vladimir Putin.
Sarah Palin offered her unsolicited advice to U.S. President Barack Obama on how she would approach containing theoretical Russian aggression.
“The only thing that stops a bad guy with a nuke is a good guy with a nuke”, Palin explained.
The Republican former vice presidential candidate made these comments at the Conservative Political Action Conference.
President Obama, she explained to the crowd, “would gut our arsenal while he allows others — enemies — to enrich theirs”
These comments come on the heals of Russia’s invasion of neighboring Ukraine last month. Since then, tensions have been sky-high between the U.S. and Russia. But Putin has, perhaps ironically, been something of a darling of the political Right, as he has been seen as humiliating President Obama throughout the recent international diplomatic exchange.
Whatever you think about Obama or Putin, Palin’s comments were far from grounded. Watch the video below and see for yourself just how off this former Vice Presidential candidate is…