Posts tagged "carly fiorina"

Sure Hope No One On Carly Fiorina’s Staff Expects To Actually Get Paid Or Anything

Carly Fiorina still owes staffers over $500,000 from her failed Senate campaign, and does not believe she has to pay them.

Robyn Pennacchia / October 5, 2015

Carly Fiorina Hearts Waterboarding, Thinks It’s Effective In Spite Of All Evidence To The Contrary

In an interview with Yahoo News on Monday, Carly Fiorina expressed her deep love and appreciation for the tactic of waterboarding, which she claimed “kept our nation safe” during the Bush administration.
“I believe that all of the evidence is very clear — that waterboarding was used in a very small handful of cases [and]…

Robyn Pennacchia / September 28, 2015

Carly Fiorina’s “Abortion Video” Is Actually Video Of A Stillborn Baby Named Walter

Carly Fiorina claims she saw a video of an fetus surviving an abortion and being harvested alive for spare parts–she did not.

Robyn Pennacchia / September 24, 2015

The 12 Most Galling Moments Of The CNN GOP Debate

Oh man. If I hadn’t known better, I literally would have thought that last night’s GOP debate was an improv exercise in which each candidate was required to say something more horrible than the last. Unfortunately, it was real, and one of these vicious idiots is going to be an actual nominee for President of the…

Robyn Pennacchia / September 17, 2015

Donald Trump On Carly Fiorina: “Would Anyone Vote For That Face?”

Plus, Ben Affleck gets new digits and Justin Timberlake shows off baby Silas!

Amelia McDonell-Parry / September 10, 2015

CNN: Hillary Clinton And Carly Fiorina Are In A “Girl Fight”

Wow, such witty and intelligent commentary, CNN.

Rebecca Vipond Brink / May 4, 2015

Carly Fiorina Launches Presidential Campaign, Forgets To Register

Carly Fiorina is probably not too happy about what the website looks like.

Robyn Pennacchia / May 4, 2015

Why We Voted: For Gay Marriage, For Immigration Reform, And For Those Little “I Voted!” Stickers

Happy Election Day — yes, an end to campaign commercials on TV is in sight! Whether you dragged yourself out of bed before work, will stand in line at the polls before going home tonight, or plan to do it mid-day, all that matters is that you exercise your right to vote! Yesterday, I asked…

Jessica Wakeman / November 2, 2010

Today’s Lady News: California Voters Polled On Female Politicians’ Hair

Pollster firm Public Policy Polling actually asked registered California voters whose hair they prefer more, Senator Barbara Boxer or her challenger, Carly Fiorina. Ugh. [Gawker]
Riot police in Cambodia beat female sweatshop workers when 3,000 of them went on strike yesterday. At least nine women were injured in the melee. The women work at…

Jessica Wakeman / July 28, 2010

Carly Fiorina Thinks Barbara Boxer’s Hair Is “So Yesterday”

Former Hewlett-Packard CEO Carly Fiorina just won the Republication primary in California on Tuesday. Her first order of business? Cattily sniping about Senator Barbara Boxer’s hair when she didn’t realize her mic was on. While prepping for an on-camera interview, Fiorina said to a person off to her right, “A lot of u…

Jessica Wakeman / June 10, 2010

A Senator Is A Senator, Even If She’s Also A Lady

Wow, I know politicians fight dirty, but resorting to woman-on-woman sexism in campaign ads is pretty low. Carly Fiorina, the former CEO of Hewlett-Packard, is challenging current Senator Barbara Boxer for her Congressional seat. Fine and dandy, right? It’s actually pretty cool that one woman is challenging another woman for her seat.


Jessica Wakeman / November 10, 2009