1. Unbending Conservative
Palin is a long-time, unbending Reagan conservative who has committed to cutting taxes, eliminating
someunnecessary regulations, and generallyshrinking the intrusiveness of government.
2. Military Hawk
The mother of a soldier in Iraq, Palin is
becominga military hawk. She has repeatedly threatened Iran with sharp language, and Constitutionalists some thinkknow threats work when backed up by military strength. And don't forget that she can shoot an elk at 400 yards, so she can back up those threats.
3. Oil Drilling Advocate
The former governor of Alaska is a strong advocate for an all-inclusive energy policy. She wants to produce more domestic energy and buy less overseas.
Democrats see her as tough on that issue.
4. Respect of Governors
As governor, she had the respect of other governors and worked well with the state legislature. She will
mightbring a new type of leadership that ends the unproductive and bipartisan approach to governing from Washington.
5. Revive Saturday Night Live
Let's face it:Palin impersonators are funnybecoming boring, and her presidency would certainly help revivethrottle Saturday Night Live's ratings if Tina Fey returned to play Palin.
6. Friend of the Working Class
She identifies with working class Americans more than
morewealthy, elitist candidates and presidents. It's not uncommon to see her enjoy working withassisting her husband on his fishing boat. OrHunting and fishing for that matterare her passion.
7. Advocate for Disabled Children
lastyoungest child was born with Downs Syndrome and that has made hershe is a passionate advocate for disabled childrenlife , a job that presidents normally pass off to the first lady.
8. First Woman President
Just being the first woman president would likely bring massive changes to how the Oval Office is handled and how foreign leaders view the United States, especially in light of her ability to handle and use firearms.
9. Boost Conservative Media
As a foe of the liberal media, she
mightwill boost conservative bloggers and center-rightalternative media like Fox News to mainstream media levelseliminating any possibility of resurrecting some type of Fairness Doctrine.
10. Fashion Statement
She would likely spark
a whole new fashiona renewed sense of quiet elegance in the nation, withwithout regard to it being Carhartt, andCabela's, taking over fromJ. Crew andor Gap.
Needless to say, I don't subscribe to U.S. News and World Report. Does anyone?
Cross-posted on Generational Dysfunction