I think the country knows the answer to Sarah Palin's question. It isn't working out very well at all.
The 44% approval rating, by the way, comes from a poll of all registered voters - including dyed in the wool Democrats and liberals of all description. Among independents, whose support thrust Obama into office, his job approval sits at 29%. 57% of independents disapprove. (Link to story here.)
For America, election day can't come soon enough.