Thursday, July 09, 2009

Sarah Palin, The Renegade

Sarah Palin makes the cover of TIME magazine again and, unlike the other times, this one looks almost positive.

Palin Resignation: A Family Choice?: Thus, it’s important to note that Palin never said she was leaving office to spend more time with her children….But there’s another relevant model as well: lots of women who make a detour aren’t looking to have more time for Gymboree; they’re doing it because they want to start their own business, make their own rules, be their own boss—and this seems more Sarah’s tune.

The Outsider: Where Is Sarah Palin Going Next?: Palin's unconventional step speaks to an ingrained frontier skepticism of authority—even one's own.