"You represent what could and should be a respected and honest profession, that could and should be a cornerstone of our democracy," she said. "Democracy depends on you, and that is why our troops are willing to die for you. So how about in honor of the American soldier you quit making things up?"August 29, 2008: Republican presidential nominee John McCain announces his mavericky vice presidential pick. Scroll forward to 3:40. She exploited her family from the get-go.
Those sentiments drew the loudest applause of her speech.
She added: "Our new governor has a very nice family too, so leave his kids alone!"
I just love that "Country First" thing.
Update: This is the best thing on the internets ever. Well, today, anyway.