Finally! Here's a senior Republican official, Chuck Hagel, Senator from Nebraska, Vietnam veteran who was awarded two Purple Hearts, member of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, on Sarah Palin's foreign policy credentials:
"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."
From an article in the Omaha World-Herald as quoted on the BBC web site.