First, catching up on what the Big Guys have to say, then what Palin said in Iowa:
Karl Rove: Palin will run and will announce sometime around Labor Day. She “has a schedule next week that looks like that of a candidate, not a celebrity.”
John McCain: Palin would be “formidable” in 2012. He also says she has not solicited his advice.
Frank Luntz: “No room” for Palin in GOP field
Washington Post: The reasons Sarah Palin wouldn’t run for president.
Los Angeles Times: Five reasons why Sarah Palin will run (and five reasons why she won’t)
Not to be outdone: Eight reasons why Palin should run. Eight reasons why she shouldn’t
Steve Forbes says “Palin will run” in BBC interview
Sarah Palin to visit South Korea – 10/11-13 to keynote a Seoul forum
Politico: Sarah Palin, the outsider
RealClearPolitics: Palin to rip “Crony Capitalism” in Iowa speech
She didn’t announce, but she didn’t say no. Instead, she told us what she believes and will fight for.