Frank Rich: Could She Reach the Top in 2012? You Betcha
What might bring down other politicians only seems to make her stronger: the malapropisms and gaffes, the cut-and-run half-term governorship, family scandals, shameless lying and rapacious self-merchandising. In an angry time when America’s experts and elites all seem to have failed, her amateurism and liabilities are badges of honor. She has turned fallibility into a formula for success.
On This Week
, George Will dismissed Sarah Palin as unprepared, uneducated, a quitter, & a mere celebrity (this time for her cameo on DWTS), predicting she wouldn't run for President, as if his smugly saying so makes it so. I laughed. With his Princeton Ph.D, Pulitzer, & inside-the-Beltway arrogance, Will is almost as much an enemy to Tea Partiers as Barack Obama. Frank Rich explains why.
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