McCarthy

McCarthy may refer to:

  • McCarthy (surname) (article includes many notable persons with this surname)
  • McCarthy, Alaska, United States
  • McCarthy (band), an indie pop band
  • Château MacCarthy, a Bordeaux wine
  • McCarthy Tétrault, a Canadian law firm
  • McCarthy evaluation, programming-language semantics also called short-circuit evaluation, named after John McCarthy (computer scientist)

Famous quotes containing the word mccarthy:

    I was going to get myself recognized at any price. ...If I could not win fame by goodness, I was ready to do it by badness. ...
    —Mary McCarthy (1912–1989)

    Anti-Semitism is a horrible disease from which nobody is immune, and it has a kind of evil fascination that makes an enlightened person draw near the source of infection, supposedly in a scientific spirit, but really to sniff the vapors and dally with the possibility.
    —Mary McCarthy (1912–1989)

    It has to be acknowledged that in capitalist society, with its herds of hippies, originality has become a sort of fringe benefit, a mere convention, accepted obsolescence, the Beatnik model being turned in for the Hippie model, as though strangely obedient to capitalist laws of marketing.
    —Mary McCarthy (1912–1989)