Sarah Palin — the former governor of Alaska and 2008 vice presidential candidate — is leaving her perch at Fox News after a three-year run, reports Real Clear Politics. According to a source close to Palin, the one-time GOP star was offered a new contract, but turned it down. "She remains focused on broadening her message of common-sense conservatism across the country and will be expanding her voice in the national discussion," the source told RCP.
The news has already sparked much speculation (and joking) on where Palin will go from here:
Sarah Palin to host own show at Al-Jazeera
— Igor Bobic (@igorbobic) January 25, 2013
Sarah Palin for Secretary of State
— Josh Barro (@jbarro) January 25, 2013
Well now Palin can catch up on her reading.
— Eliot Nelson (@eliotnelson) January 25, 2013
Sarah Palin actually lasted longer as a Fox News talking head than she did as Governor of Alaska.
— Eric Kleefeld (@EricKleefeld) January 25, 2013
— daveweigel (@daveweigel) January 25, 2013