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The Year in Women: The Good, Bad, and Iffy

Abigail Pesta | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style
Abigail Pesta

2008 was the year that women took it on the chin. Even human punchline Paris Hilton had a laugh at the expense of John McCain, who'd famously likened Obama's celebrity to hers.

Morning Joe's "Top 10 Most Ridiculous Stories Of Campaign '08"

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

"Morning Joe" co-host Willie Geist put together a package of his Top 10 Most Ridiculous Stories Of Campaign '08, which aired Friday morning on MSNBC. ...

Paris Hilton Ad Continues Her Fake Presidential Campaign With Advice From Martin Sheen (VIDEO)

Funny Or Die | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

It seems like years ago that John McCain put out an advertisement comparing Barack Obama's popularity to Paris Hilton's. The ad prompted a response f...

Econgeeks and Hotbabe: Deal with Iran Beats Offshore Drilling

Robert Naiman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Robert Naiman

A group of economists have initiated an open letter to the Congressional leadership noting that modest efficiency improvements would do much more than offshore drilling to reduce gas prices.

GOP Rep. Proposes Paris Hilton's Energy Plan

McClatchy | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Rep. Michael Burgess, R-Lewisville, a leader in the GOP House revolt on domestic drilling, really likes what heiress Paris Hilton has to say about . ....

'Obama's Energy Plan' Puts the Pressure on McCain

Elizabeth Rogers | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Elizabeth Rogers

If all 173 million vehicles in America driving around had their tires inflated properly, the total gas savings would be nearly 88 million barrels of oil per year. Who's laughing now?

Against Paris Hilton's Energy Policy

Robert Naiman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Robert Naiman

Paris, I watched your response to the attack on you by John McCain. Kudos to you for not letting the wrinkly white-haired guy push you around, but you're wrong about energy policy.

John McCain, Paris Hilton, and the Politics of Nothing

Arianna Huffington | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Arianna Huffington

The McCain camp knows that the only way they can win the election is to turn it into a carnival sideshow. If this is where they have taken the political discourse in early August, what have they got for us come October?

Paris Hilton Shows Up John McCain

Huffington Post | Rachel Sklar | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Two lessons from this viral Paris Hilton striking back at "wrinkly , white-haired guy" John McCain on "Funny Or Die": (1) It's gotten 2,812,325 vie...

Paris Hiltons of Elections Past

Robert S. McElvaine | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Robert S. McElvaine

When they ran for president, Franklin Roosevelt and John Kennedy were seen as fluff -- celebrities -- but they are now generally seen as the two greatest presidents of the past century.

Paris Hilton Responds To John McCain's Celebrity Ad (VIDEO)

Funny or Die | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Now it's Paris Hilton's chance to tell off John McCain for putting her in an Obama attack ad. Late Sunday Paris's mother Kathy slammed McCain for the ...

McCain's Race Ad

Ellen Feldman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Ellen Feldman

The impetus for the absurd McCain ad was Obama's riotous European welcome. There is a certain irony in that as this summer marks the fiftieth anniversary of the Notting Hill Riots.

McCain's Celebrity Ad: Frivolous, A Waste Of Money, A Waste Of Time

Kathy Hilton | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Kathy Hilton

I've been asked again and again for my response to the now infamous McCain celebrity ad. I actually have three responses.

Sexism, Racism, Bad Jokes, and that McCain Ad

Sherman Yellen | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Sherman Yellen

As the grandfather of three girls ranging in age from three days to three years I take deep offense at this denigration of women that passes for political rough and tumble.

Damn You Obama For Being So Cool!

John Ridley | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
John Ridley

The best political ads have always had text and subtext; the obvious and the arcane. The obvious text of McCain's Britney/Paris/Obama ad is: "would you all stop loving this guy so much, please!"

The Perils of Pinata Politics

Steve Benen | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Steve Benen

Under McCain's version of Pinata Politics, the senator and his team swing wildly in every direction, hoping to hit Barack Obama. There's no real consistency to the attacks.

Jason Linkins

McCain's Paris Hilton-Britney Spears Ad (VIDEO) | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

There's a fine line between smart and clever, and a similar border between clever and stupid, and John McCain's campaign ads keep on standing on all the wrong sides.

Sam Stein

Britney Spears-McCain Saga Continues: Pop Star And Candidate Share Talking Points? | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The surest sign yet that this presidential campaign -- not even in August -- has already gone on way too long: Britney Spears is the nexis of a politi...

Sam Stein

McCain Ad Links Paris Hilton, Britney Spears To Obama | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The McCain campaign is out with the latest in a string of sharply negative advertisements, this time mocking Barack Obama as a self-important celebrit...

If We Don't Puncture Obama's Balloon, He Will Float Right Out of Our Hands --- McCain campaign

Blake Fleetwood | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Blake Fleetwood

The polls are going back and forth, but the political pros ---- and the betting odds -- are convinced that Obama is going to win. McCain is getting...