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Clint Still Has the Guts that Punks Lack

Roy323 Wrote: Sep 03, 2012 1:47 PM
AmyDB--We must not "count our chickens" prematurely! The Dems will almost surely send in the "Clowns"Speaking in rebuttal to Eastwood. I'm thinkin Franken would be an excellent choice as orator?

Theater review on Townhall Finance? Hey, it’s a holiday. Anyway, bizarre deviations from the script are cool! Just ask Clint Eastwood.

Old, new, and social media are abuzz deconstructing Eastwood’s performance at the Republican Convention.

Brilliant? Senile? Disastrous?

The right answer is it was a triumph, a gutsy one. In immediate impact, substance, lingering effect, and the personal risk of the messenger, it was a unique accomplishment that has already added a new meme to the campaign: The empty chair.

Let’s dispense with the spin that it was...