From our State of the Union Regress desk:
New York magazine’s The Cut blog (tip o’ the pixel to the Missus):
Migrating south from her native tundra to the relative tropics of L.A., Sarah Palin shed her news anchor hairdo and pundit power suit. After a period of intense metamorphosis described as ”shopping with her daughter Willow … facials and manicures at a nail salon, shopped at Kmart, and stopped for some lunch at KFC,” she emerged, “noticeably thinner & different.”
The hardworking staff, on the other hand, frowned.