Maybe Palin simply wants out

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    Ever think of that?

    Maybe Palin simply wants out of the political spotlight. Maybe she realizes that she can't dance on the national stage without dragging her family along too. Maybe she'd rather sacrifice her own political ambitions than see her family and children repeatedly mocked and ridiculed for a laugh. Maybe the VP nomination experience convinced her that this isn't what she wants. Maybe, just maybe, she sincerely values the family and it's not just rhetoric as far as she is concerned. Then again, maybe not. But if indeed this is why she is resigning, then I for one applaud her courage. Unless and until she re-emerges on the national scene, I am going to give her the benefit of the doubt and assume her reasons are noble.
     
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    You never really know but that was my conclusion too.
     
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    Agreed. She has a lot of kids to care for.
     
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    I wouldn't blame her.
     
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    yall are just a bunch of pollyanna's in blue jeans....that women would eat her own....i could be wrong...but the odds are on my side...so far....what has she done that is "noble"
     
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    And if that's her reason, that's cool. I respect her for that, putting her family ahead of her political ambitions.
     
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    Not be a "born-again pagan".
     
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    puleeze... she cares nothing about parading them around.
     
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    and?
     
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    hell manie manages not to be a born again pagan...so your point would be? o thats right your the idiot who thinks berry is still the mayor of dc....so move on ...try to find the fact fairy maybe she will be kind to you....
     

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