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Wednesday, September 1, 2010

Sarah Palin for president?

Posted By on Wed, Sep 1, 2010 at 10:22 AM

Not on your life, say Republican Alaska voters. Can we stop calling her a king maker?

For more on Palin, check the Vanity Fair profile. Nut graph:

This spring and summer I traveled to Alaska and followed Palin’s road show through four midwestern states, speaking with whomever I could induce to talk under whatever conditions of anonymity they imposed—political strategists, longtime Palin friends and political associates, hotel staff, shopkeepers and hairstylists, and high-school friends of the Palin children. There’s a long and detailed version of what they had to say, but there’s also a short and simple one: anywhere you peel back the skin of Sarah Palin’s life, a sad and moldering strangeness lies beneath.

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