Meghan McCain

  • Blogs

    October 12, 2012

    Congressman Charlie Rangel's No H8-er

    Manhattan Congressman Charlie Rangel may be (but definitely is) a tax cheat. But he's no hater.The congressman yesterday announced that he's joining 25 other members of Congress in their support for the NoH8 campaign, a "global art protest project" in opposition to California's Proposition 8, which ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 29, 2012

    Rightbloggers: Obama Unfairly Uses Bin Laden, Jokes, and Slow Jam to Get Reelected

    We're coming up to the first anniversary of Osama Bin Laden's demise. Some media outlets celebrated with cute headlines ("Osama Bin Laden Used Viagra And 'Just-For-Men' To Keep His Wives Interested In Him"). President Obama celebrated with an ad reminding everyone that he killed him. To rightblogge ... More >>

  • Voice Choices

    February 22, 2012


    Michael Ian Black’s humiliations are out

  • Blogs

    May 28, 2011

    Free MetroCards; Gil Scott-Heron Dead at 62; Brooklyn Boy Mauled By Pit Bull

    ​Free MetroCards at Prospect Park and the Red Hook Park baseball fields today! Free shitty single rides, that is. Call me when someone will pay for my monthly unlimited. Oh, and a bunch of subway lines will be all messed up this weekend. [Gothamist] Spoken-word artist, poet, and musician Gil Scot ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 1, 2011

    Bush Daughter Endorses Gay Marriage

    Barbara Bush, the half of George W. Bush's twins not on the Today show, stars in a new Human Rights Campaign video in support of marriage equality, "publicly breaking ranks with a father who, as president, pushed for a constitutional amendment banning such unions," according to the New York Times. B ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 17, 2010

    Even Meghan McCain Hates Christine O'Donnell

    Beer Laptop = Real Talk​Political commentator, Dirty, Sexy Politics author and John McCain's daughter Meghan McCain likes to represent herself as some sort of down home Republican realist -- the young person shaking the wacky, old party crusties and screaming, "Gay people get to vote, too, y ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 12, 2010

    Snooki 2012: The Guidette's Political Platform via Meghan McCain Interview

    ​Meghan McCain took a break from having an opinion this week and sat down to interview Jersey Shore starlette, Snooki Polizzi. The interview was embedded with political insights that make us think Snooki could really give Sarah Palin a run for her money. Below, a comprehensive guide to the Sno ... More >>

  • News

    June 22, 2010

    A Gay Man Considers Joining the GOP

    Is it possible that Republicans could prove to be a closer ally?

  • Blogs

    January 24, 2010

    John McCain is shocked to discover that campaign finance reform is dead.

    Campaign finance reform is, after this week's Supreme Court decision equating corporate political spending with first-amendment protected political speech, essentially dead, and the most recent Republican candidate for president has decided that he's not happy about that. John McCain, who was initia ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 16, 2009

    Cheek, in Review: 7 Days of Runnin' Scared

    ​ Twitpic via DanaBoscorelli. Up, Up and Awry! The Balloon Boy and his wacky father helped keep our minds off the real world, which sucked even more than usual. In national news, the Nobel Peace Prize continued its deadly rampage across America. But don't despair, rightbloggers: President O ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 15, 2009

    Meghan McCain Titpic Uproar Continues Unabated

    ​Meghan McCain posted this Twitpic, and you know what that means: Outrage! National coverage! "Meghan McCain Twitter Photo Sparks Controversy," says the Wall Street Journal. "The concept of simply not posting pictures of her breasts is not one she is familiar with," sniffs Alarming News. "Meg ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 8, 2009

    Groovy Hate F*ck: Playboy, Rightbloggers, and the Death of South Park Conservatism

    Last week Playboy did a crude take on conservative women whom the author, Guy Cimbalo, said he would like to "hate-fuck." Attacks on the piece, which was quickly pulled (though excerpts quoted in the commentary, as well as captured screenshots, testify to its ugliness), were numerous. The few li ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 22, 2009

    Traitor Obama Greeted with Applause, Chest-Bump at Annapolis

    Oh look, the President gave a commencement address at Annapolis today. Apparently it went really well, and Meghan McCain, whose brother was in the graduating class, tweets, "Someone just chestbumped the President...the President was cool about it :-)" But we thought servicemembers were supposed to d ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 16, 2009

    Rightbloggers Culture-War For John Galt, Against Jon Stewart and Meghan McCain

    In Sunday's New York Times, Frank Rich wrote that culture warriors -- that is, those "intrusive and divisive moral scolds who thrived in the bubbles of the Clinton and Bush years" -- are being "laid off" in the Obama era, because people are too concerned with the genuine crisis of the economy to ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 12, 2009

    Quick Hits

    Our favorite New York paper has made a haunting short film from surveillance camera footage of a kid casing, then tagging up a Staten Island deli. The perp is thought to have hit a local tire shop as well. Frank Miller's Peanuts. GOP Fight Club: Top Republicans are beating up new RNC chairman ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 3, 2008

    Ramones Empire Split on Election

    The widow of Johnny Ramone, Ramones guitarist and ardent right-winger, recently attended a Meghan McCain election event. Brooklyn Vegan passes on a statement from Mickey Leigh, brother of the late, dovish singer Joey Ramone and keeper of the flame, that "I just want it to be clear that Linda Cumming ... More >>