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John McCain Apologizes for Using Jackson Browne Song in Campaign

By JJ Duncan on
(Getty Images) Maybe now politicians will be more careful about whose music they use at appearances and in commercials.When Jackson Browne heard his "Running on Empty" being used in a John McCain ad criticizing then-presidential candidate Barack Obama's energy policies he wasn't happy. An outspoken liberal who donated to Obama's campaign, Browne felt cheated that his song was being used in a political ad without his permission. Well now he's settled a lawsuit, and received an apology from...Read Full Story

John McCain: No Dancing, Cindy!

By Alicia Dennis on
Silly John McCain. According to Page Six, the senator has put an end to wife Cindy 's dreams of competing on Dancing With the Stars. He has also just shut down the most effective means of making him a likeable figure, even if he's not our next President.The gossip rag reports that Cindy began talks with DWTS producers "just before Thanksgiving." The source added that Cindy wanted to do the show "very badly," but Sen. McCain "put the kibosh on it." What's Sen. McCain worried about, his wife...Read Full Story

Is John McCain Computer Illiterate?

By Livingly Staff on
Well, John McCain described himself as computer "illiterate" during the 2008 campaign.  Mark Soohoo, a member of McCain's campaign team, once described McCain's digital savvy like this: "John McCain is aware of the Internet."  He dug the hole a little deeper..."You don't necessarily have to use a computer to understand how it shapes the country."The grand ol' party was asked if they prefer Macs or PCs.  Check out McCain's response.Other McCain Pics: Obama And McCain Meet For First Time Since...Read Full Story

McCain Camp Sells BlackBerry With Sensitive Information

By Jake on
HOW TO WIPE YOUR OWN BLACKBERRY'S MEMORY Don't let the same embarassing mistake happen to you. Here's how:1. In the Options menu, choose Security Options.2. Choose General Settings.3. Press the Menu button to bring up a list of possible actions.4. Choose Wipe Handheld to erase your personal data.5. Make sure that any Flash memory cards have been wiped as well.According to a Fox affilliate, John McCain's campaign isn't just selling desk, chairs, and office equipment while wrapping up his...Read Full Story

John McCain Dance Off

By Livingly Staff on
I do believe that Sarah Palin can out-dance Obama, Biden, and McCain...Read Full Story

John McCain Tricks Secret Service Agents, Sneaks Out for Treats

By JJ Duncan on
Trick or treaters dressed as Secret Service stand with a cutout of US presidential hopeful Senator John McCain (R-AZ) while waiting to cross the street on Embassy Row October 31, 2008 in Washington, DC. DC area trick or treaters celebrated Halloween by visiting embassies along Massachusetts Avenue NW. (Photo by Brendan Smialowski/Getty Images North America)These Secret Service agents appear to have fallen victim to one of John McCain's many infamous Halloween pranks. Apparently they've been...Read Full Story

McCain Mark It Zero Video

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This is pretty darn funny:Read Full Story

Foo Fighters to McCain: Stop Stealing Our Music

By Tatiana Guertin on
The Foo Fighters arrive at Spike TV's 2007 'Video Game Awards' at the Mandalay Bay Events Center on December 7, 2007 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Frazer Harrison/Getty Images Entertainment) Any chance of John McCain becoming friends with the Foo Fighters is totally gone. In a statement issued by the Foo Fighters Wednesday, the band claimed the McCain camp has used the song "My Hero" for his own purposes, without their consent.If that wasn't bad enough, the band is also pretty since they...Read Full Story

John McCain in the 'Lost in Space' Youtube Video

By JJ Duncan on
This video has been making the rounds lately. It's edited to show John McCain contradicting himself on several occasions, highlighting his visit to Iraq when he claimed it was safe to walk the streets of Baghdad as an American.It's a clever edit, but is this really anything more than preaching to the choir? It doesn't seem like this would play well to anyone who wasn't already planning to vote for Obama.What do you think? Will videos like this help decide the election? Vote here.Read Full Story

McCain's RNC Speech Fails to Deliver Palin's Punch

By JJ Duncan on
Republican U.S presidential nominee U.S. Sen. John McCain (R-AZ) acknowledges the crowd during day four of the Republican National Convention (RNC) at the Xcel Energy Center on September 4, 2008 in St. Paul, Minnesota. U.S. Sen. John McCain (R-AZ) will accept the GOP nomination for U.S. President Thursday night. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images North America) Old Man McCain was at it again Thursday night.He rambled his way through a full hour of standard stump rhetoric that favored...Read Full Story