Palin Stumps for McCain, But Free to Be Herself This Time

This is the Sarah Palin everybody knew was there during the 2008 campaign, but who the McCain campaign tried to keep harnessed.

Now McCain can do nothing but nod and appreciate the endorsement from the woman his campaign tried to keep partly muzzled. It’s funny how the current public sentiment toward entrenched politicians can make one of the biggest proponents of some of the policies that caused the formation of the Tea Parties that oppose those policies suddenly applaud Sarah’s shout-out to the Tea Partiers.

In essence, out of a sense of loyalty and in appreciation for the national stage McCain provided her, Sarah Palin rode into town to help rescue John McCain from himself:

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