Presumably John McCain, if he wins, is a one-term President. Presumably that means that Alaska governor Sarah Palin, now confirmed as the Republican vice presidential nominee, is on the fast track to the 2012 nomination.
How will Geraldine Ferraro vote?
Update: Although BigTentDemocrat at TalkLeft has been wrong about nearly everything this election cycle, I think his advice to fellow Democrats is trenchant. The people (already) arguing loudest about this choice made up their minds months ago, or always vote for one party.
But the people who will decide this election make up their minds at the last minute, and they are easily irritated by people who made up their minds months ago.
Second update: At Powerline, where they're always wrong about everything, the disappointment is tremendous. Therefore, this was an excellent choice on McCain's part.
Third update: Could this have been simple pandering to get the Eskimo-American vote? Is America ready for an Eskimo as first, well second … gentleman?