The Corner

Mystic Giver

In the film of Paint Your Wagon, Clint Eastwood sang:

I talk to the trees

But they don’t listen to me…

Neither do the media left. They were all agreed that Clint’s empty chair routine was a bust. A month later, Obama shows up for the first debate as the empty chair.

So, in that apparently disastrous and embarrassing appearance at the GOP, did Clint have anything to say about Joe Biden? Why, yes, he did:

Just kind of a grin with a body behind it.

And what does Biden show up as?

This guy is some kind of genius.

(PS I thought the Vice-President’s impressive dentistry was oddly reminiscent of Clint’s film, The Bridgework Of Madison County.)

Mark Steyn is an international bestselling author, a Top 41 recording artist, and a leading Canadian human-rights activist.

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