Alaska’s Largest Paper Endorses Obama

Looking inwards?

The Anchorage Daily News, the largest paper in Sarah Palin’s home state, today endorsed Barack Obama.

Not quite as blunt as other Obama endorsements, the paper said nonetheless:

Yet despite her formidable gifts, few who have worked closely with the governor would argue she is truly ready to assume command of the most important, powerful nation on earth. To step in and juggle the demands of an economic meltdown, two deadly wars and a deteriorating climate crisis would stretch the governor beyond her range. Like picking Sen. McCain for president, putting her one 72-year-old heartbeat from the leadership of the free world is just too risky at this time.

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