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30-Jan-2016 14:57

”Just where that storm may be heading is one of the most intriguing issues in American politics today.

As John Mc Cain’s top campaign officials talk more candidly than ever before about the meltdown of his vice-presidential pick, the author tracks the signs—political and personal—that Palin was big trouble, and checks the forecast for her future.

She passes the press pen, where at least eight television cameras and a passel of reporters and photographers are corralled, and spots a reporter for a local community newspaper getting ready to take a happy snap with his pocket camera.

For a split second she stops, pauses, turns her head and shoulders just so, and smiles.