John McCain and Chuck Hagel were once BFFs. What happened?

Scott McConnell,The American Conservative : "The campaign against (the Defense secretary nomination of Chuck) Hagel has been loud, persistent, but devoid of serious substance. Hagel is said, according to one continually recycled smear, to be a sort of

All Things Considered. 4 min 36 sec. Playlist; Download. Audie Cornish and Melissa Block read emails from listeners about "slut shaming" and Elliott Abrams on former Sen. Chuck Hagel's nomination for Secretary of Defense. Share. Facebook; Twitter

When Chuck Hagel sits before the Senate Armed Services Committee, one face staring back at him will be decidedly familiar — that of Arizona Sen. John McCain. John McCain and Chuck Hagel, best friends no longer. McCain, the ranking Minority member

There, Chuck Hagel is accused of uttering the no-no phrase "the Jewish lobby" — supposedly a virtual confession of anti-Semitism. The absurdity of this charge, leveled by editorial writer and columnist Bret Stephens just last

When Chuck Hagel sits before the Senate Armed Services Committee, one face staring back at him will be decidedly familiar — that of Arizona Sen. John McCain. John McCain and Chuck Hagel, best friends no longer. McCain, the ranking Minority member