Palin Builds Fence to Block Snoopy Writer's View
Says she needs to protect her family
By Emily Rauhala,  Newser User
Posted May 28, 2010 4:21 AM CDT
Updated May 28, 2010 7:43 AM CDT
The fence.   (AP Photo/Mark Thiessen)
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(Newser) – When Sarah Palin's would-be unauthorized biographer, Joe McGinniss, moved in next door, the Palin family made a not-so neighborly move: They built a great big fence. The former governor tells AP she needs to protect her family's privacy. Why, she asks on Facebook, would McGinniss need to look at "Piper's bedroom, my little garden, and the family's swimming hole?" That's a fair question. But let's not lose track of the real issue—will it block her view of Russia?