Republican presidential candidate, Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., left, and Republican Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin acknowledge supporters after McCain introduced Palin as his Vice Presidential running mate Friday, Aug. 29, 2008 at Ervin J. Nutter Center in Dayton, Ohio.  (AP Photo/Kiichiro Sato)

McCain
stuns the nation and picks Sara Palin, a relatively little-known woman
governor as his running mate. The media buzzword of the day has been
“gamble” – they’re all assessing the risk factor in this choice.

This is no gamble.

Sara Palin is the jackpot.

More later…

Sheila Liaugminas

Sheila Liaugminas is an Emmy award-winning Chicago-based journalist in print and broadcast media. Her writing and broadcasting covers matters of faith, culture, politics and the media....