Weigel:

Palin adroitly re-wrote the history of the past three months ofelections, giving the Tea Party movement credit for Scott Brown’selection in Massachusetts and calling the White House “0 for 3″ inrecent elections–leaving out the New York special election where hercandidate, the Conservative Party’s Doug Hoffman, lost in a last-minuteupset.

“You know,” said Palin of Brown, “he was just a guy with a truck,and a passion to serve his country,” said Palin. Brown, however, was astate senator and state representative whose campaign staffers cuttheir teeth with Mitt Romney.

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