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Sarah Palin on The Tonight Show w/Conan O'Brien & William Shatner [VIDEO]
You Tube ^ | 11-11-09 | Tonight Show

Posted on 12/12/2009 4:07:31 AM PST by joinedafterattack

She zings Shatner back. Very Funny!!!

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4zKtR2aSj-0

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KEYWORDS: christianright; palin; palinshatner; sarahpalin; tonightshow
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She zings Shatner back. Very Funny!!!

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4zKtR2aSj-0
1 posted on 12/12/2009 4:07:32 AM PST by joinedafterattack
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To: joinedafterattack

Sarah has tremendous stage presence, better than most professional actors and entertainers.


2 posted on 12/12/2009 4:10:42 AM PST by techno
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To: joinedafterattack

thanks for the link


3 posted on 12/12/2009 4:12:09 AM PST by Oshkalaboomboom
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To: joinedafterattack

Very nice

couple more of those, spread out properly, will go a long way


4 posted on 12/12/2009 4:14:26 AM PST by sten
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To: joinedafterattack

I didnt see the part where Shatner zinged her.

Sorry I missed the show.


5 posted on 12/12/2009 4:31:20 AM PST by Venturer
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To: joinedafterattack

What is Shatner politics? I suspect he’s a bottom feeding lefty to have been in Hollywood so long.

Wasn’t he on Rush last week?

Can someone fill us in?

Palin came on Conan, and then left? That was it? Did you hear the response though? The crowd went wild for minutes.


6 posted on 12/12/2009 4:36:46 AM PST by nikos1121 (Praying for -16.)
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To: nikos1121

“What is Shatner politics?”

Not Alec Baldwin but liberal.


7 posted on 12/12/2009 4:37:53 AM PST by traderrob6
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To: joinedafterattack

LOL - good one!


8 posted on 12/12/2009 4:42:10 AM PST by GnuHere
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To: traderrob6

I think he is a closet conservative who is gay, but that is just a hunch.


9 posted on 12/12/2009 4:43:17 AM PST by Sarah-bot (50. S@W)
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To: nikos1121

She left them wanting more. Very smart!


10 posted on 12/12/2009 4:43:21 AM PST by JohnBovenmyer
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To: joinedafterattack

Shatner is petite.


11 posted on 12/12/2009 4:44:43 AM PST by Loyal Buckeye
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To: traderrob6

Actually, he is more a libertarian than liberal. His opinions are more fashined by his surroundings and not research. When he interviewed Rush on his show, the only thing that stood out lefty was the health care debate they briefly explored but it looked as though he was taking in all of Rush’s comments as a learing experience.

A lot like Burt Rutan. Burt decided to find out for himself what was up with the AGW claims and he came to a conclusion to match the general viewpoints of freepers. Just because he did his own independeent research outside his field of expertise.


12 posted on 12/12/2009 4:44:59 AM PST by mazda77 (Rubio for US Senate)
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To: techno
Sarah has tremendous stage presence, better than most professional actors and entertainers.

Better than Tina Fey!

13 posted on 12/12/2009 4:46:10 AM PST by JaguarXKE
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To: joinedafterattack
The applause level was outstanding. She's a force to be reckoned with.
14 posted on 12/12/2009 4:53:19 AM PST by McGruff (We're Going Rogue Baby!)
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To: joinedafterattack

Shatner was truly amazed by her, his jawed dropped a foot and all he could do was stare at her, gotta remember William Shatner starred with many many up and coming scantily clad actresses back on Star Trek, I remember him and Joan Collins (she is soooo hot!)and Diana Muldaur just to name two.


15 posted on 12/12/2009 4:57:45 AM PST by Eye of Unk (Would spring please arrive early, My new motorcycle awaits to run free and wild.)
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To: joinedafterattack

YOu have to watch this a second time to realize how very naturally talented she is.


16 posted on 12/12/2009 4:59:16 AM PST by nikos1121 (Praying for -16.)
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To: nikos1121

Conservative, I think.


17 posted on 12/12/2009 5:00:20 AM PST by ElayneJ
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To: Venturer

I don’t think the stuff they ‘read’ is actually in their books. They made it up to make it somewhat funny.


18 posted on 12/12/2009 5:01:17 AM PST by savedbygrace (You are only leading if someone follows. Otherwise, you just wandered off... [Smokin' Joe])
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To: Eye of Unk
I am sure this was completely staged and Shatner was well prepared to deliver all the amused and dead-pan expressions.

That said, Sarah did a terrific job...and so did Shatner!

19 posted on 12/12/2009 5:02:06 AM PST by SonOfDarkSkies (The Mahdi turned out to be a Marxist! Who knew?)
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To: McGruff
The applause level was outstanding. She's a force to be reckoned with.

She can upstage just about anyone these days.

20 posted on 12/12/2009 5:02:30 AM PST by mainepatsfan
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To: joinedafterattack
To all who bash Sarah:

In your face idiots. She has what it takes if you just get positive jerks.

21 posted on 12/12/2009 5:02:43 AM PST by bmwcyle (When do they collect and jail the homeless when they don't buy their health care?)
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To: joinedafterattack

That sparkle and twinkle in her eye. She’s actually a smart cookie, and you can see Conan & Shatner were unnerved by it.

Moxie. Sarah has moxie.

Go get ‘em, Cuda.


22 posted on 12/12/2009 5:02:57 AM PST by combat_boots (The Lion of Judah cometh. Hallelujah. Gloria Patri, Filio et Spirito Sancto.)
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To: Eye of Unk

“Shatner was truly amazed by her”

Yep - it looked that way. I recall that Alec Baldwin was impressed with her charm and her “niceness” when she made that appearance on SNL. Sara is becoming a hugely important ambassador for conservatives. Outstanding!


23 posted on 12/12/2009 5:08:06 AM PST by ElayneJ
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To: combat_boots

Now that she has become unencumbered (spelling?) by McCain, we will really get to see what Palin can do. McCain camp allowed a lot of damage to be done to her and she was not able to defend herself appropriately. Now is her time.


24 posted on 12/12/2009 5:08:35 AM PST by mel
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To: joinedafterattack

She was GREAT!! Go SARAH!!


25 posted on 12/12/2009 5:13:06 AM PST by Ann Archy (Abortion,,,,,,the Human Sacrifice to the god of Convenience.)
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To: nikos1121

And gorgeous too! Easy on the eyes.


26 posted on 12/12/2009 5:14:49 AM PST by comps4spice ("Fish have to swim. Birds have to fly. And liberal Democrats have to call their opponents racists".)
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To: mel
Now that she has become unencumbered (spelling?) by McCain, we will really get to see what Palin can do. McCain camp allowed a lot of damage to be done to her and she was not able to defend herself appropriately. Now is her time.

I don't think McCain's campaign handlers had a clue how to best utilize her. It'd be like a team having Adrian Peterson and being content to only throw him an occasional screen passes.

27 posted on 12/12/2009 5:15:12 AM PST by mainepatsfan
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To: combat_boots
Moxie. Sarah has moxie.

Good one. You nailed it.

28 posted on 12/12/2009 5:17:16 AM PST by paulycy (Demand Constitutionality.)
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To: Venturer
You can see the whole excerpt at hulu.com
29 posted on 12/12/2009 5:18:33 AM PST by mkleesma (`Call to me, and I will answer you and tell you great and unsearchable things you do not know.')
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To: Eye of Unk

What, like you think he didn’t know she was following? LOL


30 posted on 12/12/2009 5:20:53 AM PST by mike48
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To: SonOfDarkSkies
I agree. Here's a link to the whole skit. That was a good skit.
31 posted on 12/12/2009 5:21:31 AM PST by TwelveOfTwenty (Hey Nancy, how many jobs have been lost since you and the Democrats took Congress?)
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To: joinedafterattack

GO SARAH!


32 posted on 12/12/2009 5:22:17 AM PST by paulycy (Demand Constitutionality.)
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To: joinedafterattack
Prediction....

Shatner has show, Shatner wants ratings.

He is smitten by her back stage.

Invites her on his show.

My guess we see this in the next couple of months....

33 posted on 12/12/2009 5:23:30 AM PST by taildragger (Palin/Mulally 2012)
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To: ElayneJ

When I met Sarah in person and I mean up close like three feet away was back in 1996 or so and she has this presence like a controlled intelligent tornado, she is an ambition driven person but with a rare quality of where she has lived most of her life having brought out the true definition of a practical honest hard working person that you would love to have as a neighbor or in charge of any group, PTA or civil defense preparedness committee.

I’m really not trying to pitch too much for her as she is like a neighbor to me as she lives 11 miles away but in Alaska many people have “neighbors” a hundred miles apart out in the bush.

Her only fault would be what would she become if given the power of POTUS, looking at her and what she has done at least here in Alaska she would become public enemy number one for a long time by the thousands of super rich elitists that have only risen to power by going to bed with rising political parties, Sarah would clean house immediately....and quite dramatically I would surmise, its a no brainer why so many fear her, she is a threat to their existence.

Sarah needs a lot more media exposure, I cannot say it would be a good move but it may not exactly hurt her either but I think she should try out as being a guest commentator on FOX for awhile. She is very very good in front of the camera.


34 posted on 12/12/2009 5:27:17 AM PST by Eye of Unk (Would spring please arrive early, My new motorcycle awaits to run free and wild.)
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To: paulycy

Moxie? Yah know, I hate that soda!.....lol


35 posted on 12/12/2009 5:28:11 AM PST by winoneforthegipper (I will follow the "True North-star" and that's, Sarah!)
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To: mike48

I think he knew because I read earlier about the security measures, thing of it is even for an actor like Shatner his expression was just awestruck with admiration.

Like the phoenix arising from the ashes? The MSM and the democratic left have figuratively struck her down like Darth Vader did to Obi-Wan, but it has only made her more powerful.


36 posted on 12/12/2009 5:30:47 AM PST by Eye of Unk (Would spring please arrive early, My new motorcycle awaits to run free and wild.)
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To: Eye of Unk
but it has only made her more powerful.

She's our very own super hero!

37 posted on 12/12/2009 5:32:03 AM PST by paulycy (Demand Constitutionality.)
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To: SonOfDarkSkies
I am sure this was completely staged

Agreed. What that tells us is that Conan & Co. knew what they were doing, which was to give Sarah Palin a platform from which to illustrate how she has been treated by the media. Shatner's "quotes" from her book were typical of what the media does to Palin on a regular basis. By having her do the same thing to Shatner's book, she shows everybody what a stupid trick it is.

Somebody on that show likes Palin. I suspect it might be Conan himself.


38 posted on 12/12/2009 5:32:46 AM PST by Nick Danger (Free cheese is found only in mousetraps)
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To: nikos1121

Rush was on Shatner’s show last week.


39 posted on 12/12/2009 5:33:42 AM PST by ohiogrammy (12)
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To: paulycy

As adults she is very much a real life hero, at least to me and I’m 53 years old, and no I do not live in a basement with my mother.


40 posted on 12/12/2009 5:34:59 AM PST by Eye of Unk (Would spring please arrive early, My new motorcycle awaits to run free and wild.)
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To: Eye of Unk

Interesting response, so are those below the U Tube video, most are saying how much they like her, some even said they would now vote for her. I think she is doing the right thing with this book tour.


41 posted on 12/12/2009 5:40:07 AM PST by ohiogrammy (12)
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To: Eye of Unk

Good to know she’s exactly what she appears to be!
She’s definitely good in front of the camera - recall her Rep convention speech, where her teleprompter failed - and she still delivered a fantastic speech. This, I believe, is why the dems hate her so much. She’s a charming populist (I would call her a populist) who is everything the libs claim to be but are not. She should make a few more appearances like this.


42 posted on 12/12/2009 5:40:57 AM PST by ElayneJ
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To: ElayneJ

She’s like Reagan: she has natural talent that was furthered when she worked professionally in communications (as a TV reporter) as a young adult.


43 posted on 12/12/2009 5:45:40 AM PST by 9YearLurker
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To: joinedafterattack

Shatner thought she was Tina Fey at first. He kept staring. Then, he realized it actually was Sarah Palin.


44 posted on 12/12/2009 5:45:47 AM PST by TomGuy
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To: Nick Danger

It was a brilliant bit of a response from her: not only did she expose the trick for what it is, she showed she could take a joke and give as well as she can take all the while she made her point.

She’s very good with smaller nuances as well. For example, she refers to Shatner first as ‘Bill’ and then as ‘Mr. Shatner’ in a single sentence. That is, she’s on the same level as a beloved star, but also respectful of him as an elder as well.


45 posted on 12/12/2009 5:48:38 AM PST by 9YearLurker
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To: Eye of Unk
As adults she is very much a real life hero, at least to me and I’m 53 years old, and no I do not live in a basement with my mother.

Same here, I'm 52, a family man and have been around the block a few times. I love what Sarah stands for - and that she actually stands for it - and I support her fully.

I repeat: GO SARAH!

46 posted on 12/12/2009 5:55:19 AM PST by paulycy (Demand Constitutionality.)
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To: 9YearLurker

I agree - very much like Reagan!
Recently I saw clips of obama’s campaign speeches, and he’s just not the awesome speaker he’s made out to be. Compared to Sarah, he can’t speak his way out of a paper bag. Obviously the left can’t shut Sarah up. So people are bound to notice and maybe listen. This won’t be good news for obama and crew.


47 posted on 12/12/2009 5:55:30 AM PST by ElayneJ
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To: Nick Danger
Somebody on that show likes Palin. I suspect it might be Conan himself.

I sure hope so. It might also help that taking the trashy leftist route to ratings is a dismal failure - for Leno too - and maybe even NBC will wisen up and start trying to appeal to the other *60%* of the population.

48 posted on 12/12/2009 5:57:48 AM PST by paulycy (Demand Constitutionality.)
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To: combat_boots

Kudos to Conan for doing this too, was really funny! If he keeps doing stuff like that I will have to ti-vo.


49 posted on 12/12/2009 6:07:58 AM PST by Shady (The Fairness Doctrine is ANYTHING but fair!!!!)
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To: joinedafterattack

One hell of a rockstar reception for Sarah.


50 posted on 12/12/2009 6:09:32 AM PST by TalBlack
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