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Sarah Palin To Gov't

Stop Using Vets As Political Pawns...

Cuz They're My Pawns

10/14/2013 10:13 AM PDT BY TMZ STAFF
EXCLUSIVE

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Sarah Palin needs a lesson in irony ... she's slamming government douchebags in DC for using American war heroes as "political pawns" ... while at the same time, using the vets for her own political agenda.

Palin led a big rally in DC yesterday ... protesting the government shutdown that has closed the monuments to visitors ... telling TMZ she thinks the closures are "shameful."

She thinks Congress is using the vets' plight to play on the sympathies of the American public ... which may be true ... but then she showed she's dirty enough to play that game, too.

The former Alaskan governor made a big show of staging her protest at the World War II memorial ... and posing with angry decorated veterans who like her brand of politics.

She also ripped on the Vice Prez.  Ya gotta listen ... it's classic Palin.

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91.

April    

You are awesome Sarah palen thank you for standing up for the vets!!!

341 days ago
92.

Shades46    

I don't see the irony.

341 days ago
93.

There's a problem here    

I don't care what that empty headed bimbo says because I can't stand the sound of her voice. It's like nails on a chalkboard.

341 days ago
94.

emme    

Dumb crazy b***h

341 days ago
95.

Warren    

Sarah Palin and Ted Cruz are the clowns of the GOP. Can't believe that Cruz shows up in front of the White House demanding Obama opens the War memorials when it was him and the Ted Party who pushed to shut down the government. Freakin losers!

341 days ago
96.

muffey    

This piece of hateful, malicious, dog excrement should just stay in Alaska. She should be questioned by law enforcement for inciting civil discord. Until she is handcuffed and kicked around she will not quit. She has nowhere to go but down, Americans see her as a bad joke that was unleashed on the population by John MCCain. This virus should be quarantined.

341 days ago
97.

Jan    

Your headline is incorrect. She did not LEAD this group. This was planned by Veterans groups not related to her at all. She happened to be in New Jersey on Saturday to stump for a republican and went down to DC because she was not far from DC. She had booked the New Jersey speech months ago long before this was even planned. We get you hate everything she stands for but If you would stick to the facts we would view TMZ's point more objectively.

341 days ago
98.

do some research tmz    

She did not lead anything ! she showed up and spoke get it straight !

341 days ago
99.

do some research tmz    

She did not lead anything ! she showed up and spoke get it straight !

341 days ago
100.

tmz addict    

YOUR PROTECTION SUCKS

341 days ago
101.

lcmb    

TMZ writers are partisan hacks.

Political pawns would be someone include people in politics, which she isn't.

Liberal idiots.

341 days ago
102.

TPF    

Will this money monger ever go away. She is irrelevant to anything and everything. She's so full of
botox now she looks like a clown, but has always sounded like one.

341 days ago
103.

Ldawg    

Could one of you Obama worshipers please explain your blind devotion to him. He has done nothing but hurt this country and Obamacare will finish us off. Do you want to be socialist and lose your freedoms? Do you want government to take care of you from cradle to the grave? Please tell me.

341 days ago
104.

FLUX    

This woman is the most stupid person in America. Interesting that some people actually listen to her trash talk.

341 days ago
105.

Stokanator    

Oh TMZ, you're always there to help push the Obama liberal agenda aren't you?

I suppose you didn't feel it was necessary to report Sarah Palin was INVITED by WWII vets to help organize this rally? Or the fact that without Palin helping make people aware of this event they wouldn't have had near the showing?

Also Palin isn't a politician therefore how are they her "politicial pawns"?? But hey what the hell do facts matter when your TMZ right? It's not like people come here for news. Makes me question every article you post.

Palin volunteers here time for an event with a good cause and she gets bad plublicity, Hilldog Clinton leaves American Special Forces to die in Benghazi and she is the liberal retards front runner for the 2016 presidency run LOL. You just can't make this stuff up!

I'm not about to run out and push for a Palin politicial ticket but I'm sure as hell not going to beat her up for volunteering her time to an event she was asked to take the lead on of veterans. It sure seemed like they appreciated her being there. Maybe you guys should go after Glenn Beck too, I saw your friends over at MSNBC making fun of his efforts to clean the Washington DC mall since there's been no upkeep since the horrible, nasty, terroristic, "Republican Government Shutdown".

341 days ago
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