Sarah Palin's New TV Channel Spawns Twitter Mockery

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ABC News' Jennifer Hansler reports:

The hashtag #PalinTVshows has taken off on Twitter since the announcement of Sarah Palin's new, subscription-based channel. Using plays on existing TV show titles, the majority of the tweets ridiculed the former vice-presidential candidate and her latest endeavor.

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Palin publicly announced her project Sunday.

In a video on her YouTube channel, she called it "a news channel that really is a lot more than news." It will cover stories about her family, behind-the-scenes looks at events and "the issues that the mainstream media won't talk about," Palin said.

Palin expressed hope that the channel would be a "community," where viewers could share their concerns directly with her. However, this community does come at a cost. The subscription rate is $9.95 a month or $99.95 a year.

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