Huh. Maybe Sarah Palin does read the papers after all.

In the video below, is she unconsciously yearning for a candidate in the mold of the late whimsical Chronicle columnist Herb Caen, whose ellipses-laden prose won him a Pulitzer and the adoration of several generations of San Franciscans?

Or is it just a random slip of the tongue?

Watch the video from Tuesday on Fox News.

Found on the Chron’s Politics Blog


Jon Brooks

Jon Brooks writes mostly on film for KQED Arts. He is also an online editor and writer for KQED's daily news blog, News Fix. Jon is a playwright whose work has been produced in San Francisco, New York, Italy, and around the U.S.

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