Complete highlights of the feud between Sarah Palin and David Letterman over the joke he told about her daughter getting knocked up by Alex Rodriguez.
A rally staged by Sarah Palin supporters in protest of the joke Letterman told about her daughter proved to be a giant flop, as well as a ripe comic target for Letterman.
After facing a barrage of criticism for a telling a joke about Sarah Palin's daughter getting knocked up by Alex Rodriguez, David Letterman apologized on Monday, calling the joke "beyond flawed."
After being criticized by Sarah Palin for making what she called "sexually-perverted comments" about one of her teenage daughters, David Letterman clarified himself but made no apology. The joke in question: "One awkward moment for Sarah Palin at the Yankee game: During the seventh inning, her daughter was knocked up by Alex Rodriguez."
The joke Letterman cracked about Bristol Palin, which sparked outrage from Sarah Palin and her supporters, is nothing new. It's merely the latest in a series of late-night jokes targeting the eldest Palin daughter's promiscuity. Jay Leno even told a nearly identical joke about Bristol getting knocked up by John Edwards.
Everything you need to know about the Letterman-Palin joke feud, in a one minute video.
#1: "I haven't seen you since the "Fire David Letterman" rally"
A roundup of some of Letterman's best digs at Sarah Palin from the 2008 presidential campaign: "I like that Sarah Palin. She looks like the weekend anchor on Channel 9. She looks like the hygienist who makes you feel guilty about not flossing. She looks like the relieved mom in a Tide commercial."