And yes, Palin said the Dutch can fix the Gulf oil spill Blog ››› June 16, 2010 9:58 AM EDT ››› ERIC BOEHLERT ? Why the Dutch? Because they're "known for dikes." Short Link copy link We've changed our commenting system to Disqus. Instructions for signing up and claiming your comment history are located here. Updated rules for commenting are here. View the discussion thread.