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Dirty Harry Meets Clean Mitt

rightminded gal Wrote: Sep 01, 2012 8:35 AM
Exactly. If he was shaky, I think that is because he's 82 years old!
Roy323 Wrote: Sep 01, 2012 2:22 PM
M4-OF COURSE, it was "a deliberate performance"! Even the disheveled HAIR (Clint normally wears a Baseball cap?) was designed to get right down to the Idiocy level he was addressing! I thought it was MASTERFUL-My Wife was not so kind!
Billpm Wrote: Sep 01, 2012 9:29 AM
I would love to be able to sign a contract that would insure that I was as articulate and handsome as Eastwood is at 82.
Mother of 4 -- the original Wrote: Sep 01, 2012 8:49 AM
I think it was a deliberate performance calculated to draw exactly the sort of attention its drawn from people who would never have watched a normal convention speech on YouTube.

All the pointed lines were delivered clearly without mumbles or hesitation.

TAMPA, Fla. -- Clint Eastwood put on an odd skit Thursday night at the Republican National Convention. It was awkward to watch and hard to hear, but I have to hand it to Eastwood. He achieved the impossible; he made the gaffe-prone Mitt Romney come across as supremely tactful.

Four years ago, when Barack Obama was elected president, Eastwood told the Republican National Convention on Thursday night, Eastwood thought: "This is great. Everybody was crying. Oprah was crying. I was even crying."

But with 23 million Americans unemployed and the Obama White House not sufficiently interested in solving the nation's...