posted on Nov, 10 2008 @ 08:50 AM
I dont' think McCain had a choice over Palin. And I feel a lot of people believe that he didn't pick her, the GOP did.
Since everyone is not happy with the GOP right now, it means they still have complete control over McCain. he wasn't as much as the maverick as he
claimed to be. he had to tell us he was.
Also, Palin is a heartbeat away from the presidency and no one wanted another country bumpkin in the white house. Can you imagine how she would come
off to a foreign dignitary? Smarts have nothing to do with it.
And she was too evangelical for a lot of Americans, even christian ones.
And the gamble McCain took on suspending his campaign to help with the economic crisis really back fired on him. He just looked silly.
And MC is still just too much of a battle ax. A lot of people felt we would of gone into Iran if he was in office, and Americans are war weary. The
last thing we want is another war.
It wasn't one particular reason for all Americans. It never is. Americans spoke loud and clear that something different has to be done. And Mc just
[edit on 10-11-2008 by nixie_nox]