Former vice-presidential candidate Sarah Palin’s memoirs will have a huge initial printing of 1.5 million copies - the same amount as late Sen. Ted Kennedy’s.
But the rhetoric is just as confrontational. And it’s got most of the likely GOP presidential candidates lining up for a straw poll.
The Alaska governor’s quixotic decision to resign, effective Sunday, could be motivated by any number of factors. But money – saved or earned – appears almost certain to be one of them.
Many Alaskans seem more upset with the McCain campaign's tactics during the ethics probe than with the governor.