Palin plays politician around Daytona 500
Sarah Palin took a break from the snow and played politician on
stock car racing’s biggest stage.
Pretty important place on the political landscape, too.
The former vice presidential candidate and Alaska governor raced
around the Daytona 500 on Sunday, shaking hands and taking photos
before what she called the “all-Americana event.”
Palin said she was “having fun and not thinking about the
politics of this.” But she didn’t miss a chance to energize her
base in one of the most critical regions of the largest swing
Palin took two questions before the only two reporters around
her entourage were cutoff. That didn’t stop her from doing what she
does best: getting out in the crowds and mingling with