The only way to save the battered and directionless Republican Party is to have Sarah Palin run for president in 2016, according to the Los Angeles Times' Charlotte Allen, who swears she's not joking. We're one-upping her, and we swear that we are.
A new cable channel with shows anchored by heartthrob Joseph Gordon-Levitt and everyone's favorite Daily Beast troll Meghan McCain? Why, that's intriguing indeed. Well, these are just two of the many new offerings from a network targeted at the most talked about of generations: millennials!
Meghan McCain is going through a transformation most people experience at an age ten years younger.
Presidential campaigns are no longer just about the "boring white guys" running for office -- they're also an American Idol-style tryout for the aspiring media stars of the candidate's families.
Like many high school rebels, Meghan McCain is prone to quoting the icons of like-so-don't-even-care-what-you-think teenage cool: Jack Kerouac, Bob Dylan, Kurt Cobain, and Hunter S. Thompson. The only difference is that Meghan McCain is 27-years- old.
Which politician's kid is doing the best in their adult life? Let's figure it out.
The Players: Meghan McCain, daughter of John McCain, Conservative pundit and savvy blogger who doesn't want a "rock star president"; Newt Gingrich, Republican hopeful, distant third-placer in the Romney inevitability race and definitely not a rock star; Tucker Carlson, Conservative pundit and creator of the Daily Caller news site
Jon Huntsman's daughters are trying really, really hard to get famous before their dad's single-digits-in-the-polls campaign comes to an end.
Jon Huntsman's daughters are following in the footsteps of Meghan McCain
Comedian and political pundit announce a book of political humor
And a top Republican pollster turns down a job on Trump's campaign
Both of them should probably look elsewhere for advice
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