Ferraro was being interviewed within four days of being announced. Dan Quayle gave an interview one day after being selected.

We are now on Day Nine for Palin and are told to expect another thirteen before she's ready.

This is a pitbull with lipstick? More like a cowering chihuahua.

(I'll keep you posted on the other precedents. I should have asked how many days it took Eagleton to speak to the press.)

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