Posts tagged "John Mccain"

Jessica Simpson, Lupita Nyong’o, and Uzo Aduba Shined at the 100th White House Correspondents’ Dinner

Allegedly meant to raise money for gifted journalism students, the 100th annual White House Correspondents’ Dinner seemed to be nothing more than a fashion show followed by a lot of elbow bumping between Hollywood and Washington, D.C.

And if that fashion show had an award for best dressed, it’d be a tight race…

By: Jason Marshall / May 4, 2014

GOP Veep Pick Paul Ryan vs. Rage Against the Machine: 10 Cases of Politicians’ Unrequited Love for Pop Stars (ANALYSIS)

Newly-minted Republican vice presidential candidate Paul Ryan has been vocal about his love for the music of Rage Against the Machine. Alas, the affair is strictly one-sided. In an op-ed essay published Thursday at RollingStone.com, Rage guitarist Tom Morello made clear that the band, known for its left-leaning lyrics, has little love for the right-wing…

By: Gary Susman / August 17, 2012

See Lady Gaga’s Anti-Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell Plea (VIDEO)

Lady Gaga for President? Putting her VMA domination behind her, Mother Monster is focusing her energy on her political pursuits. In a new video posted to her Twitter on Friday, Gaga asks her 6 million followers to urge the U.S. Senate to overturn Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell, the 1993 legislation prohibiting openly gay men and…

By: / September 17, 2010

Celebs Light Up All-Star Weekend

Marriage is always a compromise, even for fashionistas like Beyonce Knowles and Eva Longoria Parker.
Both followed their husbands to Phoenix, AZ, for the 58th Annual NBA All-Star Weekend. Longoria was a dutiful working wife, as her groom Tony Parker played on loan from his San Antonio Spurs.
Beyonce’s hubby Jay-Z took a…

By: Regan Stephens / February 16, 2009

John McCain Denies Wife ‘Dancing with the Stars’

Arizona Senator John McCain was trounced by Barack Obama in November’s Presidential election.
But now it seems McCain’s wife won’t get her own shot at finding glory in the eyes of the U.S. public (or, like her husband, going down in stinging defeat).
Page Six reports that Republican Vietnam war veteran John, 72,…

By: Celebuzz / January 16, 2009

Morning Buzz: Johnny Knoxville Detained With Grenade at Airport

Jackass star Johnny Knoxville was detained at LAX yesterday afternoon for having an inert grenade in his luggage. Yahoo! reports that the grenade was found in his bag by luggage screeners, and later determined to not have an explosive or firing pin. Knoxville received a citation and was eventually allowed to board an American Airline…

By: Celebuzz / January 16, 2009

Celebs Take To the Polls For Election 2008!

Sarah Jessica Parker and husband Matthew Broderick hit the polls today in Manhattan’s West Village, while Blake Lively also braved the lines at her New York City precinct to vote in today’s historic Presidential election.
In L.A., Ryan Phillippe chatted with paparazzi while leaving the polls. When asked who he voted for, the Stop-Loss

By: Janie Marcus / November 4, 2008

VIDEO: John McCain’s ‘SNL’ Skit

Following in the footsteps of his running mate Sarah Palin, Republican presidential nominee John McCain put in an appearance on Saturday Night Live last night, hoping to generate enthusiasm for his campaign along with a few chuckles, just days before Tuesday’s election. During the opening sketch, McCain pretended to hock items on QVC, in response…

By: Celebuzz / November 2, 2008

John McCain to Keep the Comedy Going on ‘SNL’

Us reports that Republican candidate for the President, John McCain, will appear on Saturday Night Live tomorrow night.
His running mate, Sarah Palin, has already made her appearance on the show, doing a slightly less realistic impersonation of herself than Tina Fey’s.
The program will be hosted by avid Democrat Ben Affleck. Will…

By: Betsy Waldman / October 31, 2008

Will Ferrell Does Bush One More Time on ‘SNL’

Will Ferrell surprised audiences watching last night’s special edition of Saturday Night Live by reprising his dead-on now-classic portrayal of George W. Bush.
SNL has always skewered the more absurd side of politics during elections, and this year has been no exception.
Watch below as Ferrell’s President Bush has some high-brow banter with…

By: Betsy Waldman / October 24, 2008

Morning Buzz: McCain Apologizes to Letterman

People reports that Republican presidential candidate John McCain appeared on David Letterman’s show last night in an effort to apologize for a last minute cancellation in regards to a booking on Letterman on Sept. 24. McCain reportedly cancelled because he was suspending his campaign to fly to Washington to deal with the current economic crisis.

By: Celebuzz / October 17, 2008

The Silence of Jessica Alba

Jessica Alba appears in a provocative new ad for Declare Yourself with the tagline, “Only you can silence yourself.” The campaign is directed toward encouraging voter registration.
In it, Alba wears a Hannibal Lecter-esque mask. This is the second of Alba’s slightly gruesome voting PSAs.
The first one had her bound with duct

By: Betsy Waldman / October 2, 2008

Hollywood Doesn’t Want You to Vote

Seemingly every working actor or actress in Hollywood has gotten together to create this PSA urging U.S. citizens to get out and vote in the upcoming Presidential election.
Leonardo DiCaprio, Demi Moore, Ellen DeGeneres, Halle Berry, Dustin Hoffman, Natalie Portman, Jennifer Aniston, Ashton Kutcher and Tobey Maguire are only some of the celebs i…

By: Celebuzz / October 2, 2008

Simply Tabulous #12: This Week in the Celeb Press

Between UsOK!PeopleStarLife & Style and InTouch, it’s hard catching up with all the celebrity magazines out there.

That’s why the Internet is here—to sift through the clutter and deliver the dish.
Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie are once again the big topic of conversation, as Angie deals with the children while Brad is out…

By: Celebuzz / September 18, 2008

Obama Dashes Lindsay Lohan’s Political Aspirations

Lindsay Lohan won’t be whispering influential nothings into the ear of Democratic Presidential candidate Barack Obama anytime soon (which is probably a good thing for both of them).
Despite her eloquent blog-bashing of John McCain’s running mate Sarah Palin over the weekend, Senator Obama’s camp isn’t too keen on cozying up to punchy ol’

By: Betsy Waldman / September 17, 2008

Sarah Palin Welcomes the ‘SNL’ Mockery

Sarah Palin is many things: A MILF. John McMCain’s GOP VP running mate. An expectant grandma to 17-year-old-daughter Bristol Palin’s unexpected miracle. And now a comedian!
On this past weekend’s episode of Saturday Night Live, Tina Fey performed a now legendary impersonation of the Alaskan governor as a cheery—albeit dimwitted—global-warming-naysaying, gun-happy, religious fanatic.

By: Celebuzz / September 15, 2008

VIDEO: Pam Anderson to Sarah Palin: “Suck It!”

Yee-owch! Never let it be said that busty bombshell Pamela Anderson shies away from a war of the words with other noted ladies.
Pam was in Toronto rallying against the abuse of animals in Hollywood when she was asked by E! what her thoughts on Alaska Governor and GOP Vice Presidential nominee Sarah Palin

By: Betsy Waldman / September 13, 2008

Simply Tabulous #11: The Week in the Celeb Press

Between UsOK!PeopleStarLife & Style and InTouch, it’s hard catching up with all the celebrity magazines out there.

That’s why the Internet is here—to sift through the clutter and deliver the dish.
The press backed off Brad and Angelina this week (well, almost), and focused their efforts on the Sarah Palin baby drama. They also…

By: Celebuzz / September 11, 2008

Bristol Palin Ranks High on Levi Johnston’s Finger

Bristol Palin, daughter of Republican Vice Presidential nominee Sarah Palin, has one classy babydaddy.
Despite 18-year-old Levi Johnston’s MySpace page saying “I don’t want kids,” the Alaskan hockey player stepped up to the puck and sat next to 17-year-old Bristol at the Republican National Convention.
And in full view of the United State…

By: Janie Marcus / September 4, 2008

Heidi Montag’s Vice Presidential Outrage

Songstress and photo opportunist Heidi Montag would like to know who this Alaskan governor person is and why John McCain picked her over the obvious choice for Republican vice-presidential candidate.
Which would be Heidi Montag.
“I can’t believe it,” The Hills villainess joked, according to People. “Blondes have more fun. I guess he…

By: Janie Marcus / September 3, 2008
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