LIKE POURING GREASE ON A FIRE

It's official, Sarah Palin has abused the power of her office:

But an independent investigator for the State Legislature — who has concluded that Ms. Palin abused the powers of her office by pressuring subordinates to dismiss the trooper — contends that the claims of fear were a facade to mask a maneuver in a family dispute.

This is why we have long campaign seasons, so we, the people, can thoroughly vet our candidates. Smiling faces in high places have been known to hide vindictive personalities.