Celebs and politics — always fun! So it went for reality TV star Jack Osbourne on Friday night, when he appeared on Meghan McCain's radio show to talk politics in Hollywood (and yes, McCain is the daughter of Senator John McCain, who has been involved in a feud with a notable new presidential candidate lately). [ Related: [...]
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — In the summer of 1999, John McCain didn't have many big names backing his campaign for president. He didn't have much money, either, and even resorted at one point to giving away ice cream to drum up a decent-size...Show More Summary
What was it that motivated Donald Trump to disparage John McCain's war record and question his level of heroism? Was it self-aggrandizing hubris? Or stupidity about the real nature of military service (of course, Trump never served in...Show More Summary
At about the same time Donald Trump was surging to the top of Republican presidential polls -- after calling illegal immigrants from Mexico rapists and challenging John McCain's heroism because he was shot down and imprisoned -- Time magazine's cover showed former President Bill Clinton, progressive Democrat, and former President George W. Show More Summary
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Some Republicans gleefully scripted Donald Trump's political obituary in the wake of his scathing comments about Sen. John McCain's military service earlier this month, hoping that his freewheeling presidential campaign had finally imploded. Show More Summary
No matter how bad he gets, he retains his support. It’s hard to believe that only a couple of weeks ago everyone assumed that Donald Trump was finished for saying that John McCain wasn’t a war hero. The glee with which the Republican...Show More Summary
In a rather stunning note, CyberBerkut, a Ukrainian group of hackers, claims to have hacked John McCain’s laptop while he was in the Ukraine, and as Techworm reports, what they have released from his June visit appears to be a fully staged production of an ISIS execution video... Show More Summary
Today's topics include: Alex Jones Attacks Bob for his Planned Parenthood Article; Dan Bidondi Defends Trump's John McCain Remarks; Ben Carson Thinks Planned Parenthood is Eliminating Black People; Trump Might Run as a Third Party Candidate; Jeb Bush's Head Deflates, Says Medicare Should Be Phased Out; and much more. Show More Summary
Surely there would be a backlash against Trump after his slur against John McCain's military service, cried the GOP! Um, no. A new poll of voters likely to take part in the New Hampshire Republican primary shows Donald Trump with...
Donald J. Trump is outpacing former Gov. Jeb Bush of Florida by a margin of two to one in a survey of New Hampshire primary voters. The polling was conducted after Mr. Trump belittled Senator John McCain’s war record.
Alvarez survived nearly 9 years in a North Vietnamese prison. He’s floored by Trump‘s McCain remarks.
A week after being criticized by fellow Republicans for saying Sen. John McCain is not a war hero because he was captured, Donald Trump continues to lead the GOP presidential field, according to new polls.
Most or all of the recent polls showing Mr. Trump surging were conducted partly or entirely before his comments criticizing John McCain.
When John McCain referred to people who attended an anti-immigration rally as "crazies,” he was trying to marginalize supporters of Donald Trump. But is the political status quo any saner?
Speaking at the Aspen Security Conference, deputy national security advisor Lisa Monaco said the White House is drafting a plan to close the prison that it will present shortly to Sen. John McCain, chairman of the Senate Armed Services Committee.
After his now-famous comments deriding Sen. John McCain's war record last weekend, Donald Trump was supposed to be toast. The post Donald Trump And The Extraordinary Vapidness Of Political Punditry appeared first on ThinkProgress.
Senator John McCain (R-AZ) told the GOP field to essentially ignore celebrity plutocrat Donald Trump, the loudmouthed candidate currently topping GOP polls, for fear of further empowering him.
Oliver Willis: every other candidate: im humble, just like you rump: i have so much money, you wouldn't believe! — Oliver Willis (@owillis) July 25, 2015 Which, of course, is working brilliantly for Trump. The John McCain insult? Remember...Show More Summary
Several people listed as part of the “Veterans for Trump coalition” formed by Donald Trump following his incendiary comments about John McCain’s war record have denied they are part of the group, the Guardian has learned....
It looks like those who said that when Donald Trump attacked Senator John McCain’s Vietnam war service that he was finished as a presidential candidate were a tiny bit off