Sarah Palin Quote, or Random Algorithmic Gibberish?

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There's a 50% chance that Sarah Palin said the quote below, and a 50% chance it was generated by my Markov chain–based random text generator. Can you tell which it is?

When a hurricane strikes in the Gulf of Mexico, this country should not be rewarded, of course, is not a member in good standing of the Washington elite. And when that deal was struck, we began a nearly 40 billion-dollar natural gas pipeline underway. The point is though that we have our two parties, and I am so proud to be an issue. And he does just great at things like that, as well as working in oil fields, with snow machines and in commercial fishing.

Who said it?

An algorithm
Sarah Palin