Now that we all know how much Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin likes ESPN, perhaps she'll come to Bristol for a look around.
A vice president at ESPN, Mike Soltys, said the sport giant would be happy to give her a tour of the place she once wanted to work.
And you betcha I'd gladly show her around Bristol.
Mayor Art Ward, though, might want to do the honor himself.
"Absolutely," the mayor said.
He said he told someone at ESPN that if Palin ever comes, he'd gladly sit behind the SportsCenter desk with her to show bipartisan spirit. (Note to ESPN: if that happens, make sure there's a script.)
Ward said that his comment yesterday about how you can't see Russia from Bristol -- "no ill intent there," he added -- has managed to find its way through the media to a cousin in California, who promptly emailed him upon seeing it.
"I guess it'll get to Alaska now," the mayor said.
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