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George Harrison’s Estate Is Pissed Ivanka Trump Used “Here Comes The Sun,” But The Trumps’ Music Problem Goes Much Deeper

The Harrison family and keepers of the estate swiftly took to twitter after they witnessed Trump exploit the homage to spring for her insidious RNC entrance.

Bronwyn Isaac | July 22, 2016 - 8:49 pm

Very Sexist RNC Merchandise Shows How Awful The Coming Months Will Be

Everyone expects some weird stuff to go down at the Republican National Convention — I mean, that’s just a given. But with the first female presidential candidate for a major…

Lauren Holter | July 21, 2016 - 2:04 pm

Third Eye Blind Just Made Everyone’s Childhood By Trolling RNC

If you already deeply respected Third Eye Blind for their ability to make a song about majorly insane drug use catchy AF, prepare to respect them even more. The ’90s

Lane Moore | July 20, 2016 - 3:47 pm

California GOP Delegates Contracted Norovirus, So Pretty Much Everyone’s Sick About The RNC

Of course, I know that medically speaking norovirus is a germ that invades the body, but the less rational side of me also wants to believe these delegates’ bodies physically

Lauren Holter | July 20, 2016 - 12:21 pm

Hillary Clinton’s Response To Chris Christie’s Fake RNC Trial Called Out His Hypocrisy

Christie’s biggest mistake in his fun game of make-believe was failing to realize he’s the last person who should be touting these claims against Clinton’s character.

Lauren Holter | July 20, 2016 - 11:03 am

Melania Trump’s RNC Speech Is Awfully Similar To Michelle Obama’s 2008 DNC Speech

The section of Trump’s speech in question certainly wouldn’t get past basic college plagiarism software.

Kelly Kanayama | July 19, 2016 - 9:16 am

Stephen Colbert Infiltrated The RNC Dressed As ‘The Hunger Games’s’ Caesar

Luckily, someone caught the short, but glorious, skit on video for all of our amusement.

Kelly Kanayama | July 18, 2016 - 4:22 pm

The Republican National Convention Program Looks Kind Of Terrifying

The schedule of speakers at the GOP convention is just as terrifying as the party’s slogan and nominee.

Kelly Kanayama | July 18, 2016 - 10:58 am

The Craziest Rumor Iggy Azalea Has Ever Heard Is That She’s Trans

Which, let’s be real, isn’t anywhere near as bad as the rumors the RNC is spreading about actual trans people.

Rebecca Vipond Brink | March 25, 2016 - 11:30 am

Trump: Opposing Same-Sex Marriage Is A “Dead Issue”

All of a sudden, Trump sounds maybe five percent sane. Barely though. Still at least 95 percent awful.

Rebecca Vipond Brink | August 20, 2015 - 9:00 am

People Twerking It At The RNC (NSFW)

I interrupt your regularly scheduled consideration of serious political issues to bring you this video of Republicans twerking it to “My Neck, My Back (Lick It)” by rapper Khia. I…

Ami Angelowicz | August 31, 2012 - 9:20 am

Clint Eastwood Talks To Empty Chair In Bizarro Speech At The Republican National Convention

I ask this not as a liberal, not as a woman, not as a person who thought “Gran Torino” was a piece of shit; I ask this as just a…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | August 31, 2012 - 8:00 am

Paul Ryan’s RNC Speech Flunks Fact Check

Paul Ryan’s speech last night may have been rousing, but accurate it was not. Ryan is being lambasted today for what Sally Kohn of Fox News calls “an apparent attempt to set the…

Newser | August 30, 2012 - 12:50 pm

Last Night At The RNC: Mike Huckabee Invokes Bono And Implies President Obama Supports Infanticide!

I’m pretty far left, so full disclosure, the views expressed at the Republican National Convention are not my cup of tea. But I still watch the speeches and try to…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | August 30, 2012 - 12:20 pm

Horrible Racism Of The Day: Black Camerawoman Mocked By RNC Attendees

Well, this is awful. A black camerawoman working for CNN was pelted with nuts by two white RNC attendees and told “this is how we feed the animals” while covering…

Julie Gerstein | August 29, 2012 - 1:40 pm

Republican National Committee’s Health Insurance Plan Covered Abortion

The Republican National Committee’s health plan with the insurance company Cigna has covered abortion since 1991, according to an investigation by the online news site Politico. Cigna’s health coverage plan…

Jessica Wakeman | November 13, 2009 - 1:20 pm

Piper Palin For Secretary Of Hairstyle Security!

The reviews are mixed when it comes to Sarah Palin’s big speech last night at the Republican National Convention, but one thing that isn’t up for debate is…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | September 4, 2008 - 10:30 am