A Madam, A Homophobe, And A Former Black Panther Walk Into A Debate...

The Times called it a "farce" in its headline. The AP referred to it as a reality TV. Welcome to New York's seven-candidate gubernatorial debate, featuring a former madam and several candidates that made Paladino look moderate. » 10/19/10 10:27am 10/19/10 10:27am

Ann Coulter, Friend To Homophobic Gubernatorial Candidates Everywhere

Ann Coulter took to the O'Reilly Factor yesterday to set the record straight on New York gubernatorial candidate Carl Paladino. Let's be clear: he doesn't hate gay people, just the ones who want rights. » 10/12/10 9:35am 10/12/10 9:35am

The Latest Blackface Fashion Shoot Is Extra-Tasteful

The October issue of the fashion magazine Numéro features an editorial spread in which French model and Estée Lauder face Constance Jablonski poses in a brown Afro wig and dark makeup with this season's second-hottest accessory: a black baby. » 9/28/10 3:40pm 9/28/10 3:40pm

New York Is Feeling Pretty Good About Candidate Who Likes Bestiality…

Remember that cranky, crazy candidate who won the Republican primary for New York governor? The one with the racist and horse-fucking email-forwarding? Well, he's within six points of his opponent, Attorney General Andrew Cuomo. The world's gone mad. » 9/22/10 2:22pm 9/22/10 2:22pm

Republican Candidate Is Well-Versed In Racist, Sexist And Pornographic …

We're beginning to suspect that the Tea Party's recruiting its candidates from the ranks of YouTube commenters. Meet Carl Paladino, now the GOP nominee for New York governor, who forwarded emails depicting bestiality and Michelle Obama as a prostitute. » 9/15/10 3:45pm 9/15/10 3:45pm