More intimate secrets of Sarah Palin's marriage emerged today in the tell-all book by a former aide. They include the revelation the former Alaskan governor and her husband Todd 'don't talk', she walks around their home in an open bathrobe and his laughter over a doctored nude photograph. Problems: Todd and Sarah Palin. He laughed about a doctored nude picture of his wife sent to her campaign headquarters and allegedly snooped on her emails. It catalogues angry emails and conversations during her political campaigns, including a description of her skin as being 'tanning-bed bronze'. And it claims she wrote fake letters to newspapers in the name of supporters praising her 'leadership and ethics'. Revealing: Sarah Palin's former aide Frank Bailey who has exposed the former Alaskan governor's secrets.
Mercede Johnston, Levi Johnston's sister, is revealing all -- literally -- for an upcoming Playboy interview and photo shoot. There is clearly no love lost between the Palin and Johnston clans, and if Mercede's anecdotes are to be believed, the Palin family is far from picture-perfect. The year old claimed that Track Palin was forced into military service so as not to detract from his mother's vice presidential campaigning in Johnston said Track Palin did Oxycontin and cocaine. Johnston's mother is currently serving a three-year house arrest sentence for selling Oxycontin. The soon-to-be centerfold also put in her two cents about Sarah Palin's political future, claiming she would have a "mental breakdown" if she were elected president, pointing to the fact that Palin did not finish her term as Alaskan governor.
Updated: GMT, 10 October The father of Sarah Palin's grandson is set to pose nude for Playgirl, his lawyer claimed yesterday. Levi Johnston, the ex-lover of Mrs Palin's year-old daughter Bristol, is training three hours a day, six nights a week at a gym in Alaska with a local bodybuilder in preparation for the shoot. Family affair: Sarah Palin, holding her son Trig, caresses Levi Johnston's cheek as he clutches her daughter Bristol's hand while on stage at the Republican National Convention during the presidential campaign. Mr Johnston has been working out with Marvin Jones, a former Mr Alaska competitor who has put the teenager on a low-carb, high-protein diet. The year-old aspiring actor has not yet reached a formal agreement with the online magazine, his laywer admitted - but the photo shoot is a 'foregone conclusion'.
This article is from the archive of our partner. If the best revenge is living well, then Mercede Johnston may not be getting the very best revenge possible against nemesis Sarah Palin. The New York Post reports that Johnston--sister of Levi Johnston, the father of Palin's grandson--will pose nude for Playboy , and a four-page pictorial will appear next to the magazine's report on Palin. Johnston is quoted in the story Palin and her family are not ; perhaps she'll include some swipes like this one from her blog, in response to Bristol Palin's allegation that Levi stole her virginity: "Does anybody really believe a good Christian girl, such as Bristol claims to be, would really lose her virginity in a tent? A gossip blog claims that unlike her brother's pics for Playgirl , Johnston will " show it all " for Playboy. This article is from the archive of our partner The Wire. We want to hear what you think about this article. Submit a letter to the editor or write to letters theatlantic.