August 29th is also the Palin's 25th wedding anniversary-a momentous day in all respects.
August 29th 2008 Dayton Ohio. John McCain the Republican presidential candidate shocks the world with his brave, far sighted choice of Alaska Governor Sarah Palin for running mate which choice will eventually bring to America its first female president.
Here is the momentous announcement which changed his campaign from being far behind Senator Obama's to being well ahead and, if not for the financial collapse, may well have brought him the presidency. Further videos give a sense of the excitement and incredible interest.