Tough, humorous, and pragmatic, Sarah Palin has always loved Alaska – and Alaska has always loved her. But her career was not destined to remain bound to the confines of The Last Frontier. Over the course of her remarkable journey, she burst forth on the national political stage as John McCain’s running mate in the 2008 elections. Living a life full of tremendous achievements, the American politician, commentator, and author always remained real and genuine to everyone around her. But, alas, fame changes people. As for Sarah, she became that person that would say anything just to gain some traction on people’s Twitter feeds. This peculiar ascent into the spotlight, of course, brought more scrutiny from the media. She and her family ended up needing to conceal many secrets that could damage her reputation. Known to be a master of deception, Sarah has tried to keep the public believing that she is who she says she is. However, we’ve found out and listed some secrets that she’ll never dare to disclose. Read on to satisfy your curiosity!
Palin Came Close but No Cigar at the 1984 Miss Alaska Pageant
A former Miss Alaska already had a taste of what it’s like to run against Sarah Palin – and win. Sarah actually participated in the 1984 Miss Alaska Pageant but unfortunately, didn’t win. Competing under the stage name, Sarah Heath, she came in third place and lost to Maryline Blackburn. Just shortly before this, she had won the Miss Wasilla beauty pageant. These experiences probably shaped Palin to have that certain appeal, the je ne sais quoi that’s kept her in the limelight all these years.