Roger L. Simon

McCain Snob Appeal - Take That, Barbra Streisand!

In the wake of the $28,000-a-plate Obama bash for Le Tout Hollywood, this one made me laugh:

Top Clinton fundraiser backing McCain, not Obama
By Associated Press, 35 minutes ago

John McCain’s campaign says the Republican is picking up the support of a top Hillary Clinton fundraiser and member of the Democratic National Committee’s Platform Committee.

Lynn Forester de Rothschild has said she thinks Democratic nominee Barack Obama is arrogant and has a problem connecting with average Americans.

Rothschild is a member of the DNC’s Democrats Abroad chapter and splits her time living in London and New York. She was one of Clinton’s top fundraisers, bringing in more than $100,000 for her presidential campaign. She built a multimillion-dollar telecommunications company before marrying international banker Sir Evelyn de Rothschild.

Rothschild plans to announce her support for McCain on Wednesday in Washington.

But does he get any Chateau Lafite?