Gosselin, Palin Had ‘Zero Chemistry’ on ‘Terrible’ Alaska Trip

by | December 9, 2010 at 11:41 AM | Kate Plus 8, Sarah Palin's Alaska, TV News

Sarah Palin, Kate Gosselin (Photo: TLC)

Sarah Palin, Kate Gosselin (Photo: TLC)


Did fellow lightning-rod gals Kate Gosselin and Sarah Palin become BFFs while camping in Alaska for Palin’s TLC show? Not so much!

A Gosselin source tells the new Us Weekly that the reality mom from ‘Kate Plus 8‘ had “zero chemistry” with the former governor, 46, while taping a buzzed-about episode of ‘Sarah Palin’s Alaska‘ for TLC.

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“They didn’t speak off camera,” the insider adds. “She said the food and accommodations were terrible, and it was the worst trip she’d ever been on.”

VIDEO: See footage from their disastrous camping trip

Although Gosselin’s eight kids loved fishing and looking for firewood with Palin and Palin’s children, Gosselin “had a meltdown” in the 53-degree weather and left before sundown, the source reveals. “She just couldn’t cope.”

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