WALLACE: What one of the things it says is that for all of your talk about putting country first, that your decision to pick Sarah Palin was pure politics. And here is a clip from the show.I get the feeling that neither the movie nor John McCain was perfectly accurate.
WOODY HARRELSON (as Steve Schmidt): We desperately need a game changing pick. None much these middle aged white guys are game changers.
ED HARRIS (as John McCain): So find me a woman.
WALLACE: "So find me a woman." Simple question, Senator, did that ever happen?
MCCAIN: Of course not.... I thought that she was best qualified person. I thought she had the ability to excite our party and the kind of person that I wanted to see succeed in the political arena. She is very effective and successful governor of a state....
March 11, 2012
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