Posts tagged "mitt romney"

Tom Cruise Is Suing & Mitt Romney Spray Tans!

Tom Cruise is suing those tabloids who said he "abandone" daughter Suri following his divorce from Katie Holmes -- for $50 million. Tommy don't play. [Your Tango] Is your man suffering from, ahem, man-opause? [Your Tango] BREAKING NEWS!!! Mitt Romney SPRAYS TANS!!!! [Newser] Uh oh, did Lindsay Lohan steal $15K in clothe…
By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / October 24, 2012

Today’s Lady News: Romney Campaign Says It Still Supports Richard Mourdock

Mitt Romney's presidential campaign says it still supports the Tea Party's Indiana Senate candidate Richard Mourdock, who mind-bogglingly said that "God intended" pregnancies that result from rape. Mourdock is running a TV ad featuring Romney; the presidential campaign is apparently A-OK with continuing that endorsement. Keeeeeeep digging yourselves in a hole, boys. The electio…
By: Jessica Wakeman / October 24, 2012

Republican Kelly Clarkson Says She’s Voting For Obama — And 18 Other Celebrity Endorsements

'Tis the season for celebrity political endorsements, and just yesterday comes another one -- this time from Kelly Clarkson. Kelly says that while she considers herself a Republican, she can't abide by Mitt Romney's anti-gay marriage stance, and has decided to support Obama. Additionally, she said, “I’ve been reading online about the debates and I’m…
By: Julie Gerstein / October 24, 2012

Alexa Chung, Miranda July & Tavi Sing “You Don’t Own Me” To Mitt Romney

This rocks: Rookie Mag's Tavi Gevinson, model/presenter Alexa Chung, writer Miranda July, and a whole bunch of other ladies got together for a cover of Lesley Gore's iconic song "You Don't Own Me." As if you needed another reminder that Mitt Romney is like the boyfriend that you can't believe you ever thought was not…
By: Jessica Wakeman / October 22, 2012

You — Yes, You! — Can Be A Binder Full Of Women This Halloween!

Still stumped on what to dress up as this Halloween? Why not pick something timely and politically witty? Created by a woman (whaaaaaat?) this handy Binder Full of Women costume allows you to envelope yourself or a woman you know in a handy Trapper Keeper-like device. Bind yourself and others in this larger-than-life…
By: Julie Gerstein / October 20, 2012

Mitt Romney Understands Working Women Need The Flexibility To Get Home In Time To Cook Dinner

Mitt Romney's ridiculous "binders full of women" soundbite is certainly getting the bulk of the attention in today's recaps of last night's presidential debate (and, it's worth noting that he straight up lied about requesting those binders in the first place).
By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / October 17, 2012

Are You In One Of Mitt Romney’s Binders Full Of Women Yet?

During last night's presidential debate, the candidates were asked what they'd do to improve the status of women and ensure equal pay. And while President Obama discussed his work on the Lilly Ledbetter act, Mitt Romney accidentally said one of the most talked about phrases of the evening. Speaking to the crowd, he said that…
By: Julie Gerstein / October 17, 2012

Honey Boo Boo Kinda Endorses Obama On “Jimmy Kimmel Live”

As you already know, Alana was in Hollywood this week for an appearance on "Jimmy Kimmel Live," which aired last night. She was hilariously adorable throughout and I couldn't bring myself to clip just one moment. So, above, see it all, from Mama June repeatedly reminding Alana to kee…
By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / October 16, 2012

Paul Ryan’s Promo Shots For His Unreleased Track “Vice, Vice Baby” Leaked

These are some really cool outtakes from current Vice President candidate Paul Ryan's "Vice, Vice Baby" music video. Haven't heard of it? It goes something like this: Yo VP, let's kick it! Hey yo stop, collaborate and listen Vice is back with a brand new invention Exercise grabs a hold of me tightly Working out…
By: Julie Gerstein / October 11, 2012

10 Memories I Have Of “Sesame Street”

I grew up with parents who were not particularly pro-television. My dad even attached a scarf to the top of our TV and would insist on pulling it down to cover the screen during commercials (he also muted the sound). But one show they were always in favor of me watching was "Sesame Street." I…
By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / October 8, 2012

“Clueless” Star Stacey Dash Endorses Mitt Romney

Stacey Dash from "Clueless" has endorsed Mitt Romney for president with "a patriotic swimsuit picture" ... cueing umpteen number of "clueless" headlines. [Zap2It] Nicki Minaj might get fired from the show after physically threatening fellow "American Idol" judge Mariah Carey last week. Wow, they are really committed to this publicity stunt! […
By: Jessica Wakeman / October 8, 2012

5 Dumbest Moments Of The 1st Presidential Debate

Still feeling the Rocky Mountain High from the first Presidential debate?  We sure are.  Others will fact check -- we can't -- we're dumb.  Think of us as "fun checkers."  Isn't that adorbz? Anyway, here are the five flat-out dumbest moments of the night with our ribbing for your pleasure: 1. Dueling Flag Pins: Guys, it's embarrassing showing…
By: TruTV / October 4, 2012

Your Definitive Presidential Debate Butt-Chugging Drinking Game!

Will you be watching the presidential debate tonight? If so, play along with this butt-chugging drinking game we've helpfully created.*** ***Please don't play along with this game. Butt-chugging is stupid.
By: Julie Gerstein / October 3, 2012

Mitt Romney’s Bronze: Political Makeup Artists On The Perils Of Their Craft

Mitt Romney’s appearance on Spanish-language news channel Univision yesterday demonstrated a peril of modern politics as old as televised campaigns: men's makeup. Ever since Richard Nixon refused professional makeup in favor of drugstore stubble-coverup for the first-ever televised debate against the youthfully radiant John F. Kennedy in 1960 — a choice many say cost him…
By: NYMag.com / September 21, 2012

Tagg Romney’s Gestational Surrogate Had An “Abortion Clause”

Hello, 2012 election! Here's your friendly reminder that reproductive rights issues are not as black and white (i.e. BAD BAD BAD) as anti-abortion extremists might think. In fact, sometimes the families of politicians themselves need ... you know ... choices. Noted politics website TMZ has exclusively learned that the gestational surrogate used by Tagg Romney,…
By: Jessica Wakeman / September 21, 2012

Almie Rose Presents Mitt Romney-Inspired Pick-Up Lines

I think Mitt Romney is my favorite reality show of all time. He just keeps the gaffes coming. The joy (and horror) in Romney's campaign relies on his bizarre verbal blunders, and thanks to his campaign's Twitter, the gold keeps coming. Check out this video where I turn some of Romney's classic lines from hi…
By: Almie Rose / September 19, 2012

Did The “47%” Video Cost Mitt Romney The Election?

Leaked video of a May Mitt Romney fundraiser—in which the candidate calls half the country self-proclaimed 'victims'—has the pundits swarming, with some saying it just might cost him the election. Here's what they're saying: The video "has killed Mitt Romney's campaign for president," writes Josh Barro at Bloomberg."Romney already has trouble relating to the public…
By: Newser / September 18, 2012

Hustler’s Larry Flint Is Out For Mitt Romney’s Blood

Okay, maybe not his blood -- but definitely his tax returns. The porn broker took out full page ads in The Washington Post and USA Today, soliciting information on Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney's financials. Romney has released tax returns for 2011 and 2010, but has repeatedly stated that he will not make available any…
By: Julie Gerstein / September 10, 2012

Is Nicki Minaj A Republican And Voting For Mitt Romney?

Nicki Minaj is supposedly a Republican voting for Mitt Romney (just for financial reasons, though). In a new Lil Wayne mixtape, Nicki raps "I'm a Republican voting for Mitt Romney / you lazy bitches is fucking up the economy." Didn't see that one coming. However, considering Nicki's next lyrics are about being in Miami "chilling…
By: Jessica Wakeman / September 4, 2012

Facepalm Republican Tom Smith Assumes Women Are Talking About Shoes

Well I'll be a monkey's uncle! Tom Smith, the Senate candidate from Pennsylvania who last week compared pregnancy from rape to having a baby out of wedlock, has verbal diarrhea again. Last week, Smith introduced vice presidential nominee Paul Ryan at a campaign event in PA and was filmed working the crowd. As you…
By: Jessica Wakeman / August 31, 2012