America's answer to Thatcher?
I wonder if the USA has found its Margaret Thatcher. Strident and self confident - immensely grating on those who do not like her, but immensely pleasing to those who do.
I still think Sarah Palin could disappear in a puff of smoke - but if she is strong, really strong this is what awaits.
The Thatcher likeness is striking to British commentators - and supporters of the Iron Lady see similarities in the treatment meted out to them...