"I'd like to have a beer with her," the New York Daily News quoted her as telling Extra. "I'd like to meet her kids. She seems like a pretty nice woman. Although I have to say, I am thrilled her party did not win. (But) you got to give it to her for spunk," she said.
O'Donnell admits that she's got a soft spot for Palin's tenacity and ambition. I think I probably would like her (Palin) if I met her. She had an amazing life for herself and her family in Alaska. Very successful. Before you knew it, she was the most famous person in the country, she stated.