How come $arah is so "popular"?

http://www.cbsnews.com/blogs/2009/07/13/politics/politicalhotsheet/entry5156705.shtml " A majority of Americans believe that Sarah Palin is resigning as governor of Alaska not because it's in the best interest of her state but because it will benefit her political career, a new CBS News poll... show more http://www.cbsnews.com/blogs/2009/07/13/politics/politicalhotsheet/entry5156705.shtml
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A majority of Americans believe that Sarah Palin is resigning as governor of Alaska not because it's in the best interest of her state but because it will benefit her political career, a new CBS News poll finds.

Just 24 percent of those accept Palin's explanation that she resigned because it was the right thing to do for Alaska. More than twice that percentage – 52 percent – cited her political ambition as the reason for her resignation. An additional 14 percent said they don't know the reason.
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http://www.cbsnews.com/blogs/2009/07/13/politics/politicalhotsheet/entry5154259.shtml
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Less than one in four Americans, 22 percent in particular, say she does have the ability to be an effective president. Only 33 percent of Republicans say she does.

Sixty five percent of all Americans, and 51 percent of Republicans say she does not.
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PS
yahoo suggested "Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgendered" for this question as main category! Seriously! just copy paste it and you will see for your self!
Update: I really love all the answers which come down to "I think she'd be a good president coz she's hot!!!!"
First off, man, your high school dating .... must've s--cked big time if you think THATs hot ...
2nd, if you think beauty = brains, Should miss Teen South Carolina be her VP then?
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