Political Animals

World of Warcraft is Now the Skeleton in the Closet for Elected Officials

A screengrab from the failed campaign.

Colleen Lachowicz is a Democrat campaigning for Maine state Senate and an avid World of Warcraft player. Republicans supporting her opponent have a real problem with Ms. Lachowicz’s activities and therefore have gone all out to make sure voters learn the evils of the online world she inhabits.

Politico reports on the warnings issued to Maine voters regarding the candidate’s life online. Read and tremble, constituents: Read More

Nuptials

Facebook Cofounder Chris Hughes Opts for Intimate Wedding, Blowout After-Party

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Did all the Facebook cofounders promise to make honest women and men out of their partners, just as soon as the company went public? Because guess who graced the New York Times‘ Vows section today: Facebook cofounder and now New Republic publisher and editor-in-chief Chris Hughes and his partner Sean Eldridge.

The Times tells us that the pair were wedded yesterday, Read More