From the New York Times —
Ms. Palin, the former governor of Alaska, has made it quite clear that she just wants to be left alone. She doesn’t want to accommodate members of the news media (except, perhaps, Fox.) And she is purposely avoiding any of the overtly political things that most politicians do, like meeting with local politicians.
I dunno. Maybe it’s just me. But, when I go on a family vacation and want to be left alone, I don’t drive this —
But that’s probably just me.