Just weeks ago, Palin Syrah was a modestly popular organic Chilean wine. Then came the announcement that a very popular Alaska Governor named Sarah Palin was John McCain's pick for running mate. And Palin Syrah was suddenly not-so-popular.
Tonight, Alaska governor Sarah Palin takes on Delaware Senator Joe Biden in a highly anticipated vice-presidential debate. As an Alaskan journalist and ex-Palin employee, Larry Persily has had many opportunities to witness her technique.