Are children a political liability?

Wednesday, September 03, 2008

Stephen Dubner, Takeaway convention correspondent, author “Freakonomics: A Rogue Economist Explores the Hidden Side of Everything”

Contributors:

Stephen J. Dubner

Comments [1]

Libby

They're a liability unless they're an asset. Obama's kids are cute and stylish like good accessories - and news venues have covered stories about how Michelle wakes up at 4:30am every morning to take care of them and still have a career. Palin's kids don't visually epitomize her purported values and there are just too many of them. It will be harder to get a handle on the personalities of all five. Also, maybe I've just missed the articles that talk about Mr. Palin's dedication to the care of the children?

Sep. 03 2008 10:09 AM

Leave a Comment

Register for your own account so you can vote on comments, save your favorites, and more. Learn more.
Please stay on topic, be civil, and be brief.
Email addresses are never displayed, but they are required to confirm your comments. Names are displayed with all comments. We reserve the right to edit any comments posted on this site. Please read the Comment Guidelines before posting. By leaving a comment, you agree to New York Public Radio's Privacy Policy and Terms Of Use.