by Patrick Appel

Nate Silver sizes up the latest Palin mini-scandal:

Expect the phrase "other shoe" to be used a lot today. And mostly, for it to be used mistakenly...I don't see a great deal of direct political fallout from this unless there are further revelations. Instead, it will more likely become another piece in the proxy war that is constantly being fought on Sarah Palin and will probably continue to be fought until she leaves the national scene.

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