Friday, October 3, 2008
Uncontrollable forces are creating a monster. By bringing Palin into the national spotlight, McCain paved the way for the latest underqualified, overambitious, neo-conservative candidate. Over the course of five weeks she has jumpstarted the McCain campaign to a lead in the polls, became the butt of the nation's jokes and then, despite conventional wisdom, gave confidence to the party by avoiding catastrophe in the VP debate. Slate Magazine summed up the debate by saying, "Biden wins. Palin wins. McCain loses." She's looking forward to filling the power vaccuum after 11/4.