Bravissima! Your essay was right on the mark. Except that no one could have imagined an upset like Palin, who is a galvanizing voice for the America we love.
Congratulations on your having heard this distant drum in 1998, and having been such a strong supporter of the values we hold dear. I remember meeting you at one of the DC events in 2005 or so. It’s been a pleasure. Onward and upward!
I was certainly aware of her before being picked for the Veep spot. Word on the street was that she was (and is) a solid conservative.
Thanks,AW! Now, you used the word “bravissima”—I’m a guy. There is an Exit148, a great Freeper gal, who was actually the inspiration for my screen name. In NJ you are known by which exit you live by on either the Garden State Parkway or the NJ Turnpike.
I live in southern DE now and don’t miss the high NJ taxes at all.