Sacha Baron Cohen duped Sarah Palin for new Showtime show, she says
Yup - we were duped. Ya’ got me, Sacha. Feel better now?
I join a long list of American public personalities who have fallen victim to the evil, exploitive, sick "humor" of the British "comedian" Sacha Baron Cohen, enabled and sponsored by CBS/Showtime.
This "legit opportunity" to honor American Vets and contribute to a “legit Showtime historical documentary” was requested of me via a speakers bureau.
For my interview, my daughter and I were asked to travel across the country where Cohen (I presume) had heavily disguised himself as a disabled US Veteran, fake wheelchair and all...
The above quote is the beginning of a statement Sarah Palin posted to Facebook Tuesday.
Earlier this week Cohen posted the following teaser to Twitter, complete with Dick Cheney allegedly signing a "waterboard kit!"
Palin is not the only one to be "duped." Joe Walsh, the former congressman and current radio show host (and not the Eagle), was gotten too:
And Showtime posted this trailer:
You know Ali G, Bruno, and Borat, but this summer Sacha Baron Cohen returns in a new series as you've never, ever seen him before. Who Is America? Series premiere Sunday, July 15 at 10pm ET/PT only on SHOWTIME.
Music: Goodnight America by Until the Ribbon Breaks
Can't wait for Sunday!
While we wait, please enjoy Ali G interviewing Donald Trump in 2003: