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Eastwood: Mission accomplished

Clint speaks: After a week as topic No. 1 in American politics, former Carmel Mayor Clint Eastwood said the outpouring of criticism from left-wing reporters and liberal politicians after his appearance at the Republican National Convention last Thursday night, followed by an avalanche of support on Twitter and in the blogosphere, is all the proof anybody […]

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“You, we… We own this country.”

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Eastwood RNC address: It’s past halftime in America, and time to change quarterbacks

Rumors are that Clint Eastwood is flying to Tampa to be the “mystery speaker” in the open speaking slot at the Republican National Convention. I have no way of knowing if that is true, and if it is, precisely what he’s going to say. That allowed, I hope it’s an update of his “Halftime in […]

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A Fistful of Taxpayer Dollars

All I wanted to watch was a football game. Instead, I got this. It isn’t halftime, Clint, and Detroit wasn’t “knocked down with one punch.” Detroit resembles post-war Germany because of systematic and invasive abuse by Democratic politicians, greedy union leaders, and complacent unionized labor that thought they deserved top pay and benefits for third-rate […]

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