Meghan McCain Calls Adultery Deplorable, But Forgets Her Father Is an…

Well, you have to hand it to Meghan McCain. She's just taken hypocrisy to a fascinating new level. She's got a new book out, and Politico got ahold of it. In it, she calls Bill Clinton out for having "cheated and lied" during the Monica Lewinsky affair, and says she's "never cheated on a boyfriend" because her parents… » 5/29/12 9:15pm 5/29/12 9:15pm

A Few Select Quotes From Bristol Palin's Tell-All Book

The revelations coming from Bristol Palin's upcoming memoir, Not Afraid Of Life — My Journey So Far, are simply delightful. Let's start with the obvious "reveal:" many of her Dancing With The Stars costars refused to speak to her throughout filming. Yeah, well, we could feel the icy demeanor through our televisions,… » 6/21/11 1:30pm 6/21/11 1:30pm

Why Are Some States Keeping Real Americans Away From Sex Toys?

Why does Sarah Palin look so blissful at this campaign stop in Pennsylvania? Well, if The New Republic » 10/31/08 3:40pm 10/31/08 3:40pm's , it might be because Pennsylvania is one of the states where one legally buy Trojan's .One of Cottle's colleagues saw an advertisement for it while watching on Lifetime (a reason he prefers to stay anonymous)…

The Politics Of Style: An Obama-Inspired Shopping Spree At J. Crew

Michelle Obama was on The Tonight Show » 10/28/08 1:00pm 10/28/08 1:00pm last night, and Jay Leno about the bright yellow outfit she was wearing. "What is it, about $60-grand? $60, $70,000 that outfit?" Ms. Obama responded: "Actually, this is a J. Crew ensemble. You can get some good stuff online." Michelle Obama: She's just like us! Anyway, this…

Wardrobe-Gate Updates, Actual Important Stuff Compete For Eyeballs

  • Were you — like Glamour editor Cindi Leive wondering how Sarah Palin managed to spend so much money on her wardrobe? By the way, the suit she wore at the debate was Tahari, one of my favorite affordable suit makers. [New York Times]
  • Well, it turns out that she might not have really ended up with all $150,000 of it,…
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Cindy McCain: An Outsider Or A Victim Of 'Gutter Journalism?'

When Sarah Palin screws up in an interview, it's "gotcha journalism." When Cindy McCain is profiled by the New York Times » 10/18/08 3:30pm 10/18/08 3:30pm, it's according to Michael Goldfarb, the McCain spokesman who has already come out to publicly trash the piece titled "Behind McCain, Outsider in Capital Wanting Back In," that ran in the paper…

Potential First Lady Essays Show That Cindy Is Out Of Touch

U.S. News and World Report » 10/17/08 1:30pm 10/17/08 1:30pm posted essays from both and about how they would approach being first lady. I expected these essays to be the standard Miss America-ish world peace pining affairs, but the messages from Obama and McCain managed to illuminate one major thing about both potential first ladies: where they…

John McCain: Senator, Candidate, Misogynist?

Nerve » 10/14/08 5:00pm 10/14/08 5:00pm contributor and freelance writer Steve Almond whether McCain's problem this election season is his startling misogyny — and whether Sarah Palin's nomination wasn't part and parcel of that. It's an interesting question, given McCain's and . But if that wasn't enough for you, Mr. Almond and I have plenty more…

Daytime Gab Fests Undergo Political Awakening During Election Cycle

Salon's » 10/09/08 9:30am 10/09/08 9:30am Rebecca Traister has today noting something Tracie a few months ago: the heated presidential campaign has made daytime, female-oriented talk shows an increasingly legitimate political forum. Though no one would confuse Sherri Shepherd with Brian Williams, Shepherd and her fellow -mates, along with Ellen…