POLITICS
11/01/2008 05:12 am ET Updated May 25, 2011

Conservative Columnist Got "Vicious And Threatening" Hate Mail For Saying Palin Unqualified

Allow me to introduce myself. I am a traitor and an idiot. Also, my mother should have aborted me and left me in a dumpster, but since she didn't, I should "off" myself.

Those are a few nuggets randomly selected from thousands of e-mails written in response to my column suggesting that Sarah Palin is out of her league and should step down.

Who says public discourse hasn't deteriorated?

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