Martin Bashir suggests defecating in Sarah Palin's mouth

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MSNBC journalist Martin Bashir may have gone way too far on Friday (Nov. 15) when he implied that Sarah Palin deserves someone defecating in her mouth. Why would he say this?

The whole distasteful thing was in response to a speech by Palin in which she compared Chinese debt to slavery. Bashir was not impressed by this comparison. In his response to Palin's comments, the journalist made this clear with a lengthy (and not terribly topical) discussion of slavery horrors from the past.

Bashir chose to make his point with the story of an 18th-century slaveowner in Jamaica named Thomas Thistlewood. Apparently, this rather unpleasant man kept a detailed journal in which he chronicled the many ways he "disciplined" slaves.

"In 1756," Bashir recounts, "he records that a slave named Darby 'catched eating canes; had him well flogged and pickled, then made Hector, another slave, s*** in his mouth.'" The journalist
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