John McCain’s Gaypocalypse Now

Last week, The Daily Show did a pretty perfect take of John McCain’s stance on Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell repeal:

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  1. legion says:

    You know, I don’t doubt that the military *of McCain’s days* couldn’t have made the transition to allowing gays in uniform. But it’s been about a generation and a half since the last time he wore a uniform himself. *Today’s* military is fully capable of not giving a rat’s ass about who a given soldier finds attractive, and the fact that McCain can’t grasp that is just one more reason he needs to fade away…

  2. gay rino says:


    Are you gay???

  3. KipEsquire says:

    We should be so lucky…

  4. anjin-san says:

    Hard for me to believe that I used to admire the guy. Every time you think he could not sink any lower, he surprises you.