Donald Trump might think he's playing it safe and smart by doing interviews only on Fox and mainly with Sean Hannity. But Sarah Palin tried that in 2008 and it blew up on her in a big way.
In revisiting some of my blog posts from 2008 on Hannity, I found one in which I described an interview he did with Palin, the GOP candidate, in September of that year. During the session, he served up softball after softball question and never followed up.
I described the interview as political theater.
In that piece I said: "Even on the friendly confines of the Fox News Channel with Hannity serving up heaping helpings of home cooking, she couldn't get it right. Her...