Sarah Palin Congratulates Trump on a Successful Campaign Launch

After a solid 24 hours of seemingly non-stop ridicule by the media, Donald Trump’s old friend Sarah Palin came to his defense on Facebook Wednesday morning, ensuring the billionaire mogul that he must be “doing something right when the malcontents go ballistic in the press!”

Palin went on to praise his “drive to create opportunity for every willing American to succeed” and “job-creating achievements,” but stopped short of actually endorsing his candidacy. But she did say she looks forward to someone in the GOP telling Democrats, “You’re fired!”

Read the full post below:

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Trump took note, thanking Palin on Twitter and proposing a second pizza summit that somehow caused him so much controversy back in 2011:

If Trump can’t convince Oprah Winfrey to be his running mate, it looks like he might have a willing participant in Palin.

Relive the pizza summit below, via ABC News:

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