September 10, 2012 Leave a comment
It’s not a matter of individual speeches or strategic positioning. The Republican Party is where it is because that’s where the base is. You’ve watched that whole primary process. The Republican candidates had to appeal to their base, which is by and large elderly white people arguing with empty chairs.
Lioness: VIDEO: Clint Eastwood’s “Empty Chair Obama” Speech at the GOP Convention (Transcript, too!)
therileyreilly: The Real Empty Chair: Mitt Romney