This viral phenomenon cannot be viewed as anything but a strong American repudiation of the sycophantic mainstream media’s attempts to portray Eastwood’s performance as a failure. This suggests that the American people aren’t nearly as stupid as the media, President Obama and the Democratic Party seem to think they are.
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So I — so I’ve got Mr. Obama sitting here. And he’s — I was going to ask him a couple of questions. But — you know about — I remember three and a half years ago, when Mr. Obama won the election. And though I was not a big supporter, I was watching that night when he was having that thing and they were talking about hope and change and they were talking about, yes we can, and it was dark outdoors, and it was nice, and people were lighting candles.
They were saying, I just thought, this was great. Everybody is trying, Oprah was crying.
EASTWOOD: I was even crying. And then finally — and I haven’t cried that hard since I found out that there is 23 million unemployed people in this country.
Official media... hmmm...