Sarah Palin

Sarah Palin Gives Birth

By on 4.19.08 | 3:12PM

Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin had a baby boy, her fifth child. Maybe she'll be tanned, rested, and ready by the time John McCain is in the market for a running mate.

Alaska Governor Expecting

By on 3.6.08 | 4:41PM

I wonder if having a newborn just few a months before the Republican National Convention will hurt Sarah Palin's standing in the veepstakes.

Gizzi Rates the Veep Contenders

By on 3.5.08 | 9:18AM

Over at Human Events, our dear friend John Gizzi does a good job rating the potential McCain Veep choices. Most interesting comments: On Chris Cox: "gilt-edged conservative credentials... articulate and hard working, Cox would close the gap between McCain and conservatives and balance the ticket in terms of age." On Mark Sanford: "Republicans in the state grumble that Sanford picks too many fights, even with fellow conservative GOPers." On Sarah Palin: "Palin has among the slimmest of resumes of vice presidential possibles. " Read the whole thing. Good stuff.

The Nation's Pulse

McCain-Somebody ‘08

By 3.5.08

Who will he pick for vice president?

Reader Mail

She’s With Bubba


Till death do they part. Beyond the Palin. Weekend at Bertie's. Plus more.

Reader Mail

Northern Exposure


Alaska's first lady. Can McCain find gold? Obamanation. Building the shark jumper. Plus more.

Send in the Alaskan Crabs

By on 2.26.08 | 12:18PM

Mark Tapscott, who has "Texas blood flowing through [his] Oklahoma-born veins," gives readers of the Washington Examiner a heads up about Thomas Cheplick's cover story today on possible McCain veep Sarah Palin. In closing, Tapscott claims to "still believe Alaska will be much smaller than the Lone Star State once it melts." The Eskimo Anti Defamation League is reportedly not amused.

Another Perspective

Que Sarah, Sarah

By 2.25.08

Why John McCain should have an Alaskan in his vice presidentialpipeline.

Streetcar Line

Veep, Veep!

By 2.20.08

A traffic jam of options.

Reader Mail

The Mormon Ticket


Romney vs. Reagan. Archdruid of Canterbury. Huckabee's dangling chads. Union fools. Plus more.