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Columnist Says McCain Has Serious 'Palin Problem'

Columnist Says McCain Has Serious 'Palin Problem'

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Republican vice presidential candidate Sarah Palin leaves a meeting with former U.S. Secretary of State Henry Kissinger. Chris Hondros/Getty Images hide caption

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Republican vice presidential candidate Sarah Palin leaves a meeting with former U.S. Secretary of State Henry Kissinger.

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In her article, "The Palin Problem," columnist Kathleen Parker writes that Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin is clearly out of her league. Parker says Palin should bow out of the race to save the GOP's chances in 2008.

"McCain can't repudiate his choice for running mate." Parker writes. " ... Only Palin can save McCain, her party, and the country she loves."