"Even giving a response that she had time to polish and rehearse, [Palin] was not so much unpresidential as anti-presidential. The party's congressional leaders did far better, by the way. Their responses, I thought, were mostly dignified and appropriate. Many Republicans, of course, already wanted to see Palin's political career go no further. I think her video was so bad it will persuade even some admirers to reconsider," - Clive Crook.

Her next decision - to face the public through the propaganda mouthpiece Sean Hannity - is of the same creepy nature. Hey, governor: hold a press conference. And why have you never done so? Is it, in your view, beyond your skill-set? But it's a critical part of the skill-set of any president.

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