Facebook - the new political vehicle put to use by a capable political entity. Were watching history being made. Palin is now telling the Whitehouse what to do and they are following her advice. The power of Palin continues to grow. Palin was smart to attack on this front. They have no defense and their quick about face shows that. Obama retreated in the face of Palin power. Obama will meet with the BP CEO June 16. W.H. asks BP brass to face Obama - Josh Gerstein - POLITICO.com Conservatives4Palin.com: Obama Folds Like a Community Organizer...Will Meet With the CEO of BP Thanks to "Political Heat" from Palin It didn't take long for Barack Obama to fold like a cheap suit on the issue of meeting with the CEO of British Petroleum. All it took was one Facebook post. Politico noticed as well by reporting (emphasis added): Obamas reluctance to go mano-a-mano with BP also generated political heat. In a Facebook post Tuesday, former Republican Vice Presidential Candidate and Alaska Governor Sarah Palin scoffed at the presidents explanation on NBC and mocked the press for taking so long to press the president on the issue. In all the discussions youve had with the White House about the spill, did it not occur to you before today to ask how the CEO-to-CEO level discussions were progressing to remedy this tragedy? You never cease to amaze, Palin wrote. This revelation is further proof that it bodes well to have some sort of executive experience before occupying the Oval Office.