Warmup acts steal the show at conventions

  • Article by: JOHN RASH , Star Tribune
  • Updated: September 9, 2012 - 6:35 PM

Clint and Clinton provided the most memorable moments of predictable conventions.

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one4thepeepsSep. 7, 12 9:08 PM

Yes, the warm-up acts stole the show, but Clinton was a blaze of brilliance, showing his intellect and acumen as he took apart Republican lies piece by piece in front of millions. Eastwood? He's a Hollywood legend, and rightly so, but this is a performance I am sure both he and the Romney campaign wishes forgotten. Best example of "Eastwooding" was Chris Rock's tweet: "Clint Eastwood on the phone with Obama now: 'It all went according to plan,sir.'" Score this one a win for the Dems all the way around.

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sunnyreaderSep. 7, 1210:19 PM

Whoever is president will shape the supreme court for the next decade or more. I hope everyone who votes takes that into consideration.

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murphydogSep. 8, 12 8:34 AM

Now, Clint comes out comparing his speech(?) as Mission Accomplished. It sure wasn't mission accomplished, just as the original by Bush wasn't.

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elmore1Sep. 8, 1211:12 AM

You have to hand it to Clint for telling it like it is.

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whallingSep. 10, 12 7:40 AM

Clint was wonderful - we own this country - it is ours - politicians work for us - when they do not do the job, we let them go. Totally correct. Clinton did a fabulous job laboring to cover up for a failed presidency of Obama.

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