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Route twenty minutes now before the top of the hour she was living life as a typical American high school student when all of a sudden this happens.
Sarah Palin and -- great -- It.
That's right you mom Sarah Palin went from governor of Alaska to vice presidential nominee thrusting their entire family into the national spotlights.
-- Bristol Palin is now opening up about the last three years in setting the record straight her new book is called not afraid of life my journey so far she joins us live here on the current account weren't on the morning that he has to have.
If you're heavy you're you're very -- in this book you really tell what went on.
And in reading the first couple of chapters when I'm struck by is Levi Johnston.
The father of the child -- do you he -- You know I don't think it -- it's -- that on TV yeah.
I think he's what.
I think even that yeah I say that in my book give them.
You know it was one of those relationships as a typical high school relationship where I thought I was gonna be able to changing -- obviously I didn't you have but he has dragged your family through so much sense -- Yes he definitely has -- you know he's young he's a young guy -- that I think he had his head on straight right.
And -- very tall that's very good diplomat and he also write about what what about that brief reconciliation.
What went into that was the background to that white and so so it.
Ended so soon because you know I realized that -- made a huge mistake and I read about that my book.
And I read about how -- -- you know betrayed my -- only when I got back together with them but them.
I'm glad that my head's on straight now and that that's just -- in the past.
I mean the printing up -- you're so candid you saving you're not afraid to tell all in the -- so let's talk about the McCain.
At camp and the campaign your mother was involved with how you feel about John McCain and some people surrounding him.
I thought John McCain I thought it was a great guy I think that that some of his staff you know -- -- -- my mom under the bus but them.
I had a wonderful experience I think my mom's a great politician what about Megan McCain -- we definitely butted heads but I just want to know in my book that.
We come from two completely different backgrounds you know -- -- politicians' children but obviously that defined her that doesn't define me.
Now what happened you guys look getting along initially went to the point we almost since they wanted you to make her the godmother to -- child tour -- -- Yes yes Sydney had asked if she could be that got -- that trip but you know.
My family would take care trip if something were to happen MEX I -- -- as a -- and.
Right that was then and now we're heading into another presidential campaign would you like your mother to run for president absolutely.
Why don't you think again your family be under scrutiny and under the microscope and you -- Levi Johnson would come out.
Don't better than anybody all of the toll it takes on families so why are you enthusiastic about it I just feel like even if we're at our cabin you know out in the middle of the -- his -- -- -- -- talked about.
An and we might still be -- have been good right.
In your mom is this going to a screening tonight -- -- -- -- undefeated.
And it's in Iowa do you get the sense that your mom has not made up her mind yet or do you think she knows hasn't told us.
You know she definitely knows them we've talked about it before but -- Something's just need to stay in the family and I have for example consider -- -- yeah.
-- -- -- Someone get the dog plus he's not afraid of life that's the name of her memoir.
Bristol Palin thank you much meaning they -- -- --
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