1. Sarah is extremely good-looking.
Pro: People automatically attribute all kinds of winning and noble personal characteristics (intelligence, wisdom, maverickyness, etc.) to the exceptionally good-looking.
Con: It’s too easy for the exceptionally good-looking to automatically attribute such qualities to themselves.
2. Sarah is highly intelligent.
Pro: Brains are good.
Con: Highly intelligent people who don’t apply themselves to any sort of formal or deeply systematic education always think they’re smarter than they are, and tend to lack humility.
Pro: Who isn’t?
Con: Overly reactive + unceasing media attention = Not Good.
4. Sarah’s resignation speech (and subsequent CNN interview) made her seem crazy.
Pro: Crazy is interesting.
Con: Right after “interesting,” crazy becomes scary. Then sad. Then boring.
5. Odds are Sarah will get her own radio talk show.
Pro: She’ll be great at it!
Con: She’ll be great at it!