Joe Mc Ginness is a controversial author who has built a career on immersing himself in extreme subjects in order to, in his own words, ‘search for the truth, however elusive…

After her aborted run for vice president with running mate John Mc Cain, whose advisers picked her because they wanted “a celebrity” on the ticket, Palin ended up on Fox News, where channel executives admitted selecting her because “she’s hot.” They weren’t talking about her political appeal.

Author Joe Mc Ginnis, whose string of best selling books about politics and politicians have led to more than one downfall of those who claimed to be what they are not, documented Palin’s fling with basketball star Glen Rice while she was dating her future husband as well as her six-month dalliance with Todd’s business partner Brad Hanson after they married.

Bristol Palin is currently married to Dakota Meyer.

She has been in six celebrity relationships averaging approximately 1.3 years each. Given Name: Bristol Sheeran Marie Palin Age: 26 (10/18/1990)Occupation: Other - Offspring Most Famous For: Daughter of Sarah Palin Bristol Palin is preggers again!

PHOTOS: 10 best celebrity engagement rings "They met last year when he was in Alaska to film an episode of and even then it was noticed that just as we like to describe Bristol as 'an old soul' wise beyond her years, the same also applies to Dakota," she continued.

"(A clear demonstration is the fact that he flew up North last week to ask both Todd and Bristol’s grandfather, Chuck, Sr., for her hand in marriage!

There was also a very sweet, lovable [personality].

In a second photo, she gave a closer look at her gorgeous cushion-cut diamond engagement ring. "Our families couldn't be happier for Bristol and Dakota! He’s an American hero and patriot whose service to our country – like all his fellow Medal of Honor recipients – has been above and beyond the call of duty; but even more important is he’s a good and kind man who loves Bristol and Tripp, and is loved by them," she told Us in a statement.

" Meyer proposed during the Rascal Flatts Vegas Riot!

show at Hard Rock Hotel & Casino's The Joint on Friday.

They’ve talked about getting married but they think it’s a good idea to get a feel for living together before making it official'.