CBS News reports that this morning “marked the first time [Palin] answered a question from the press on the fly, prompting concerned looks from staffers.” She was asked for her reaction to the AIG bailout.

Also:

Told that her traveling press corps was getting lonely in the back of her campaign plane, Palin said, “Are you getting lonely? Gee, yeah, come on up then!”

(Stampede!?)

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Liz Cox Barrett is a writer at CJR.