well why bother to pile on, but now that she's got a book deal well there will be an uptick in a few Wal-Marts in Wyoming. No word on whose going to translate the book from Palin's native language to English.
Meanwhile, the Economist notes that "political parties die from the head down" and they take aim--
"Mr McCain, once the chattering classes’ favourite Republican, refused to grapple with the intricacies of the financial meltdown, preferring instead to look for cartoonish villains. And in a desperate attempt to serve boob bait to Bubba, he appointed Sarah Palin to his ticket, a woman who took five years to get a degree in journalism, and who was apparently unaware of some of the most rudimentary facts about international politics."
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