04/03/2008 05:12 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011

Meghan McCain: "I Don't Understand Why In This Industry Of Politics, I Am An Airhead."

The Washington Post has a front page piece on John McCain's bubbly daughter Meghan. The article addresses what Meghan refers to as certain misconceptions about her.

"I don't understand why in this industry of politics, I am an airhead," says Sen. John McCain's daughter on a recent Sunday at the Enchantment Resort in Sedona, Ariz., not far from the McCain family's weekend home. She occasionally strokes the blond ponytail that lies over her shoulder like a mink stole. "I'm so sick of being called dumb because I like, you know, movies and music and fashion."

"She's really articulate," says her friend and fellow "blogette" Heather Brand, who's sitting nearby.

"Thanks!" McCain says with a joyful giggle.

Read more about Meghan McCain on HuffPost.