Her life, as she has explained, is an open book. But somehow it's also locked shut:

Alaska state regulations require public officials to make public records available to the public within 10 days in most cases. On Monday evening, Sarah Palin's former staff in the Alaska governor's office requested another delay in making public 25,000 e-mails exchanged by Palin, her husband and her senior aides. The governor's office is asking the state's attorney general to approve a delay of five more months, until May 30, 2011. At that point, the request filed by msnbc.com and other news organizations will have been pending for 986 days.

Yep. Longer than her actual half-term in office.

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