Your crotchety grandfather and your cool aunt.
They make the party more interesting.
But do you really want them running the family?
And yet, I am cautiously optimistic about Sarah Palin. She's a gamble, but McCain strikes me as a high risk / high reward kind of guy. Time will tell if she has the gravitas to be VP or if she's a lightweight in the Dan Quayle mold. Either way, I am suddenly looking forward to the Vice Presidential debate with her and Biden.