Meghan McCain: ‘Any Republican who voted for Sanford but is against gay marriage is a hypocrite'; Update: Does McCain consider her dad an ‘unbelievable hypocrite’? Update: Deleted tweet

We’re not sure we follow the logic here.

Is it not possible to be troubled by Mark Sanford’s infidelity yet also believe that the alternative to Sanford — a liberal Democrat — was worse?

Just curious: If McCain’s dad (who opposes gay marriage) lived in South Carolina CD-01, whom would he have voted for?

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Update:

Does McCain consider her father a hypocrite?

McCain responds:

Good “argument” there, Meghan.

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Update:

Since her gestation?

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Update:

This is perhaps a reference to this:

Interesting that McCain did not mention this sentence:

But what goes on in Governor Sanford’s personal life, I believe, just isn’t relevant to his role as a public official. The problem I see, like most problems I have with politics, goes back to the same thing—the hypocrisy of it all. One thing making everyone so mad, myself included, are the clips being played of Governor Sanford publicly blasting former President Clinton for his affair with Monica Lewinsky. It looks horribly hypocritical. And it is. We have to stop requiring that our politicians live at such a high level of moral superiority, as if they are infallible creatures. Let me assure you, they are not. Because when these same politicians fall from grace—especially in the South—we demand that they leave office immediately. (Unlike, say, Eliot Spitzer, Governor Sanford didn’t do anything illegal. If he were to be convicted of misusing state funds for traveling to Argentina, then, of course, it is a different matter entirely and he should step down. ) 

[Emphasis added.]

Sanford did in fact use state funds to visit Argentina.

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Update:

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Update:

McCain has deleted this tweet:

Doesn’t she know Twitchy is forever?

More importantly, doesn’t she know how commas work?

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