Former Alaska governor Sarah Palin will star in a Judge Judy-style courtroom show that is currently being developed by the Montana-based production company Warm Springs. People magazine reports that if the show is picked up by a network, it will premiere in the fall of 2017. The television executive who founded Judge Judy and Judge Joe Brown is reportedly behind the project. Incidentally—and this is really no big deal—Palin does not have a Juris Doctor degree. But as an unnamed source told People, “Palin’s telegenic personality, wide appeal and common sense wisdom make her a natural for this kind of format and she was Warm Springs’ top pick for this project.” We’re sure “wide appeal” and “common sense wisdom” are also the qualities that drove Obama’s Supreme Court selection.
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