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  1. 2012 Democratic Convention: What the Pundits Are Saying About Michelle Obama, Julian Castro

    10:05 pm 9/4/2012

    The event kicked off Tuesday night in Charlotte, N.C., with a flurry of speeches including those from the First Lady and the mayor of San Antonio, who delivered the keynote address.Read more

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  2. Jeff Bridges Performs at Both Democratic and Republican National Conventions

    3:16 pm 9/4/2012

    The actor-turned-musician showed his bipartisan support for the No Kid Hungry program.Read more

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  3. Obama Campaign Managers Say There Will Be No Chair References, 'Gimmicks' During Acceptance Speech

    9:29 am 9/4/2012

    Speaking during the Newsmakers Live panel at the Democratic National Convention, Stephanie Cutter and David Plouffe also admit that the president did not authorize "This Seat’s Taken" tweet.Read more

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  4. President Obama's Campaign Unveils 'Harold & Kumar' Commercial (Video)

    5:48 am 9/4/2012

    A jaded Kal Penn and John Cho star alongside the commander-in-chief in a new DNC spot.Read more

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  5. Nicki Minaj Raps That She's 'Voting for Mitt Romney' on Lil Wayne's 'Dedication 4' (Audio)

    7:21 pm 9/3/2012

    The recording artist, who has previously vented to President Obama over Twitter, appears to be endorsing his GOP rival on a new track.Read more

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  6. President Obama's Response to Clint Eastwood Speech Was Most RT'd Tweet of the RNC

    12:25 pm 9/2/2012

    A zinger from the Barack Obama Twitter account--following the Hollywood Republican heavyweight's speech, which included talking to an empty chair--was the most retweeted post from the Republican National Convention.Read more

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  7. Jon Stewart Gives Hilarious Take on Clint Eastwood’s RNC Speech (Video)

    12:43 am 9/2/2012

    "This is the most joy I've gotten from an old man since Dick Cheney non-fatally shot one in the face,” the "Daily Show" host said.Read more

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  8. Clint Eastwood's RNC Speech Spawns 'Invisible Obama' Tweets

    5:51 am 8/31/2012

    The director, who addressed an empty chair, has also inspired a web meme called "Eastwooding."Read more

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  9. Clint Eastwood Trashed by On-Air Pundits; Takes Focus Off Romney (Video)

    10:21 pm 8/30/2012

    "That was the weirdest thing I've ever seen at a political convention in my entire life," MSNBC's Rachel Maddow says.Read more

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  10. President Obama Zings Clint Eastwood Via Twitter

    10:14 pm 8/30/2012

    The simple picture of the president in a chair and a clever line was instantly retweeted 17,000 times.Read more

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