Dane County Man, Enraged by Bristol Palin, Shoots TV
But one fellow did. A Dane County man named Steven Cowan was so enraged at her presence on the show that he took his shotgun and shot his TV.
As the website The Smoking Gun described it:
As Palin . . . was dancing, Cowan “jumped up and swore, saying something to the effect of, ‘The f**king politics.’ Steven was upset that a political figure’s daughter was dancing on this particular show when Steven did not think that she was a good dancer. . . . ”