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Infamous Empty Chair Goes To Washington: Eastwood's Prop Now Belongs To Republican Chief

Posted 01.25.2013 | Comedy

The most famous empty chair ever to receive its own meme has found a new, illustrious home in the office of one of the most powerful conservatives in ...

Ode To An Empty Chair

Rev. Susan Russell | Posted 12.04.2012 | Gay Voices
Rev. Susan Russell

There is an empty chair in my living room every night when I get home from work. Her empty chair. And in spite of the grief and loss it represents, it trumps Clint Eastwood's empty chair, because I am, in point of fact, so much better off in so many ways than I was four years ago.

The Lynchings of Empty Chairs

Glenn W. Smith | Posted 11.20.2012 | Politics
Glenn W. Smith

Are these hateful protests from isolated crackpots? Or do they exemplify a larger fringe America so lost in bigotry and anti-Obama zealotry that they've lost all moral bearings?

Celebrity Speeches Gone Wrong

Posted 11.07.2012 | Celebrity

By now, everyone knows that Clint Eastwood inadvertently spurred one of the Republican National Convention's greatest memes last week, "Invisible Obam...

Make My Day, Mitt

Brent Budowsky | Posted 11.05.2012 | Politics
Brent Budowsky

I am a big fan of Clint Eastwood. After his appearance at the Republican convention, I imagined what he might do addressing Mitt Romney with an empty chair at the Democratic gathering. While Lloyd Bentsen would say I am no Clint Eastwood, here goes.

WATCH: Kal Penn's Clint Eastwood Dig

The Huffington Post | Kia Makarechi | Posted 09.05.2012 | Entertainment

Actor Kal Penn spoke at the Democratic National Convention on Tuesday night, in a speech that was well-received if over-shadowed by electrifying appea...

Inside the Minds of GOP Strategists (VIDEO)

Katie Halper | Posted 11.04.2012 | Comedy
Katie Halper

Here's a sneak peak at what we can only imagine goes on behind the closed doors of Republican spin doctors. It turns out, they knew about Clint Eastwood and the empty chair!

Video Evidence: Clint Eastwood Is Not the First Celebrity to Talk to a Chair

James Napoli | Posted 11.03.2012 | Comedy
James Napoli

Before the director and star of the now aptly-named Unforgiven got into sharing his problems with furniture, there was a well-known American balladeer who wanted to makes sure we understood his concerns at how an inanimate object just wasn't listening to him.

Assessing the Republican Convention

Andy Ostroy | Posted 11.02.2012 | Politics
Andy Ostroy

What was he thinking? Was this just a pathetic attempt by an aging Hollywood icon to stay relevant? And did you catch the cutaway of Ann Romney during Eastwood's unscripted, meandering, 3-times-as-long-as-planned meltdown?

Lies and the Lying Liars Who Tell Them

Sean Carman | Posted 11.01.2012 | Politics
Sean Carman

Here is the takeaway from last week's saturation-level political activity, revealed by carefully-staged theater and by the moments in which the actors went off-script: Mitt Romney is not a particularly great decision-maker, and Paul Ryan is a liar.

WATCH: Colbert's Dramatic Interview With Clint Eastwood's Chair

Posted 09.01.2012 | Comedy

Conventions have a way of fast-tracking the careers of lesser-known politicians by thrusting them into the limelight at just the right time. Barack Ob...

WATCH: Obama's Empty Chair Slams Clint Eastwood

Posted 08.31.2012 | Comedy

Clint Eastwood's bizarre, rambling speech to an empty chair that was meant to represent President Obama at the Republican National Convention has been...

WATCH: Invisible Obama Joins Ahmed

Posted 10.31.2012 | Media

HuffPost Live host Ahmed Shihab-Eldin made light of Clint Eastwood's bizarre Republican National Convention speech by hosting "Invisible Obama" Friday...

Because Art, That's Why

The Huffington Post | Carol Hartsell | Posted 08.31.2012 | Comedy

Sometimes you just have to make art. That's all we can say about this. Joseph Kosuth, Clint Eastwood salutes you, wherever you are. ...

Eastwooding: New Internet Sensation Involving... A Chair?

The Huffington Post | Britney Fitzgerald | Posted 09.04.2012 | Technology

If you see someone talking to an empty chair today, don't worry -- they're probably just "Eastwooding." Clint Eastwood spoke at the Republican Nati...

Tweets From Clint Eastwood's Empty Chair

Posted 08.31.2012 | Comedy

While everyone was trying to figure out exactly what Clint Eastwood was doing during his RNC speech, some clever person out there was creating the per...

Clint Eastwood Mocked After Bizarre Speech

Posted 08.31.2012 | Politics

By DERRIK J. LANG, ASSOCIATED PRESS LOS ANGELES — Clint Eastwood earned plenty of bad reviews for his latest performance: a bizarre, rambling end...