Denise Has Left the Wedding: Federalist Writer Fired After Homophobic Twitter Bender


Internet famous “You were at my wedding, Denise” and now-former The Federalist blogger Denise McAllister tweeted her way out of a job Saturday when a Twitter feud quickly escalated into a homophobic screed.

Last week, McAllister launched the “You were at my wedding, Denise” meme by provoking that now-classic clapback from Meghan McCain by trashing the cohosts of The View as “mental midgets.” McCain is married to Ben Domenech, publisher of The Federalist, and Denise was apparently at their wedding.

On Saturday, things started innocently enough with this bit of regressive oversharing:

McAllister responded to a few critical tweets without blowing herself up:

But then along came journalist and towel enthusiast Yashar Ali, who pulled the pin:

McAllister wasn’t about to take “Oh Denise” lying down:

That’s when CNN host S.E. Cupp stepped in to try and get McAllister to put down her beer:

This appears to be about the point at which McAllister was separated from The Federalist:

Eventually, Domenech made it official:

At least she’ll have plenty of time for weddings now.

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