It is "fun" when Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin and John McCainJohn Sidney McCainCindy McCain planning 'intimate memoir' of life with John McCain Trump-McConnell rift divides GOP donors Arkansas state senator says he's leaving Republican Party MORE disagree on issues, the Republican presidential candidate said during a campaign stop today.

"When two mavericks join up, we don't agree on everything," McCain said, according to USA Today. "But that's a lot of fun!"

McCain's comment alludes to a variety of reports in recent days suggesting a rift within the McCain campaign regarding the Palin pick.

-Michael O'Brien