Sarah Palin destined to be 'the white Oprah'?
According to veteran TV newswoman Cokie Roberts, Americans should get ready for a whole lot more of Alaska's Republican Gov. Sarah Palin.
Roberts, herself the daughter of two successful Democratic politicians, suggested, in fact, that the 44-year-old mother of five and unsuccessful Republican vice presidential candidate could be "the white Oprah" in the near future.
"The camera loves her," added Roberts. "She is very determined to get back to where she was."
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Alaska Governor Sarah Palin's Acceptance Speech to the Republican National Convention, St. Paul, Minn., Sept. 3, 2008