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Clint Still Has the Guts that Punks Lack

ryates Wrote: Sep 03, 2012 10:04 AM
Great article! Just adding, Eastwood rode into Americas' homes, stated the obvious to many in a clever and entertaining way. Poked some fun, something no one of his status has prior done, and then he rode out. Eastwood stayed true to his character, but went against his celebrity type. He did his part, and did it his way. Thank you Mr. Eastwood!

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...