Well, if I were in charge, they would know that waterboarding is how we baptize terrorists.”
What do you do when your last book tanked, your career has jumped the shark, and your base is withering away? You create a spectacle of yourself. Sarah is now fifty, getting too old to do stand-up on Fox News, and looking a bit more desperate with every soundbite.
The War on Christmas never happened. Her gaffes have become routine, and not the stuff of legend, proof that being a media sensation requires more than she is capable of giving, or perhaps more than she is capable of at all.
So she speaks to the NRA faithful, and says something idiotic, which in this conference was probably par for the course. When the people you are speaking to think that the solution to gun violence is more guns, you are probably not going to raise many eyebrows.
Yes, she is not in charge, and thank heaven for that.