To quote that inimitable political prognosticator Paul McCartney about Palin’s chances come November 4th: “Get back to where you once belonged, Get back, Sarah.” Looks like we’ll be putting Sarah on ice, sending her back to the frozen tundra:
When likely voters were asked whom they would vote for in an expanded field that included several third-party candidates, Mr. Obama got the support of 52 percent of them, Mr. McCain 39 percent..
Though I presume she’ll have a glorious future addressing Federalist Society, American Enterprise Institute, Hudson and Manhattan Institutes, and Focus on the Family gatherings and raking in the speaker fees. This in turn will allow her to buy her own Nieman Marcus outfits so she won’t have to donate them, as she will the lovely frocks she’s been modeling for the American people. I wonder whether the RNC ever thought to do what Hollywood starlets do–allow fashion designers to dress her gratis. That would’ve saved that $150K so John could’ve spent it on furthering his hopeless media campaign.
There were a few other astonishing findings in the latest N.Y. Times poll:
President Bush’s approval rating remains at 22 percent, tied for the lowest presidential approval rating on record (which was President Harry S. Truman’s rating, recorded by the Gallup Poll in 1952).
And this racist jewel:
…14 percent still said most people they knew would not vote for a black presidential candidate…