The US midterms were a sobering rejection of what Republicans like to call the 'Nancy Pelosi San Francisco Democrats'. But the city's legislative machine responded to the nation's lurch rightwards with a classic piece of Pelosi-style left-wingery: banning McDonald's Happy Meals from its restaurants. ... 'Don't get me wrong, San Francisco is one of the most beautiful cities in the country,' says Christopher Ruddy, who runs the right-leaning news outlet Newsmax. 'But people there seem to have lost their political minds. ... California is careering towards bankruptcy, and here they are saying not to eat French fries!'