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Bin Laden movie release in October 2012
TownHall - Helen Cohen ^ | 8/7/2011 | Helen Cohen

Posted on 08/09/2011 10:42:39 AM PDT by Jeff Head

Obama Movie Set to Be Released in October 2012
Helen Whalen Cohen
Posted at 5:03 PM ET, 8/7/2011

We may be learning about a potential 'October Surprise' now-a forthcoming film about Obama's decision to deploy SEAL Team Six to assassinate Osama bin Laden. Note the release date, October 2012.

Oscar-winning director Kathryn Bigelow’s forthcoming Osama bin Laden assassination movie—which is rumored to star Dennis Farina as Vice President Joe Biden, Garry Shandling as British Prime Minister David Cameron, and Vin Diesel as Man with Gun No. 2—has just been assigned a release date of October 12, 2012. Not only is October 12, 2012, just about the day it becomes O.K. to start thinking about Halloween, it’s also prime timing for the 2012 election’s October Surprise.

According to Deadline Hollywood Daily, the movie has become “the hottest project in town” since bin Laden’s death on May 2. In terms of publicity and rollout, Sony Pictures “is using a strategy similar to the one employed on The Social Network.” Let’s assume the film is a huge hit: Bigelow is not too far removed from her 2009 Oscar win, and interest in seeing the death of bin Laden is, as we know, appreciable. If the “Barack Obama” character is portrayed as a strong leader whose military savvy wrought great success and security, it could improve the president’s image among audience members. It might even convert some undecideds.

Even Maureen Dowd can't help notice the timing. Or the fact that the Obama Administration is giving the producers inside access to information about the mission:

The White House is also counting on the Kathryn Bigelow and Mark Boal big-screen version of the killing of Bin Laden to counter Obama’s growing reputation as ineffectual. The Sony film by the Oscar-winning pair who made “The Hurt Locker” will no doubt reflect the president’s cool, gutsy decision against shaky odds. Just as Obamaland was hoping, the movie is scheduled to open on Oct. 12, 2012 — perfectly timed to give a home-stretch boost to a campaign that has grown tougher.

The moviemakers are getting top-level access to the most classified mission in history from an administration that has tried to throw more people in jail for leaking classified information than the Bush administration.

It was clear that the White House had outsourced the job of manning up the president’s image to Hollywood when Boal got welcomed to the upper echelons of the White House and the Pentagon and showed up recently — to the surprise of some military officers — at a C.I.A. ceremony celebrating the hero Seals.


TOPICS: Extended News; News/Current Events; Politics/Elections; War on Terror
KEYWORDS: boal; kathrynbigelow; markboal; nobama; nomorebama; osamabinladen; sealteam6; serodarkthirty; zerodarkthirty
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This man, the man who despises America and was elected President, is as low as they come. He will use our Navy SEALS and their accomplishments, and he will use the years of effort that enabled him to make the correct call on getting Osama Bin Laden to his own benefit.

If we had followed his pontifications and suggestions at the time, we would never have gotten the man. But he will ride on the backs of others, scoffing at them, snidely looking down his nose at them, to try and turn around his absolute disaster and failure as President, as a leader, and as a man.

1 posted on 08/09/2011 10:42:45 AM PDT by Jeff Head
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To: Jim Robinson; DollyCali; joanie-f; Dukie; Squantos; JohnHuang2; RobFromGa; k.trujillo; ...
Disgusting. Politicizing our military in this shameful fashion.

I hope and pray it backfires, utterly and completely on him.

2 posted on 08/09/2011 10:46:44 AM PDT by Jeff Head (Liberty is not free. Never has been, never will be. (www.dragonsfuryseries.com))
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To: Jeff Head
Another movie produced by Left wing demagogues that no one will watch. Just like Rendition, Fairenheight 911 etc this piece of transparent propaganda will utterly fail.
3 posted on 08/09/2011 10:47:19 AM PDT by MNJohnnie (Giving politicians more tax money is like giving addicts free drugs to cure their addiction)
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To: Jeff Head

Epic fail. I would only watch the end where if it were my movie, they throw his carcass into Davy Jones’ locker with a pork rind bag over his head.


4 posted on 08/09/2011 10:49:50 AM PDT by crusty old prospector
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To: Jeff Head
Bin Laden movie release in October 2012...October surprise to help Obama?

Anyone who casts a vote based on a movie, is a complete & utter idiot.

5 posted on 08/09/2011 10:49:56 AM PDT by Puppage (You may disagree with what I have to say, but I shall defend to your death my right to say it)
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To: Jeff Head

“Although the lead roll of Barack Obama has yet to be cast, the street buzz has it that salary negotiations continue with the producers’ top choice, BOZO THE CLOWN.”


6 posted on 08/09/2011 10:52:38 AM PDT by Dick Bachert (The 2012 election is coming. Seems we have MORE TRASH TO REMOVE!)
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To: Puppage
Anyone who casts a vote based on a movie, is a complete & utter idiot.

Funny thing about that - I can think of 69,456,897 people who were complete and utter idiots in November 2008.

7 posted on 08/09/2011 10:52:50 AM PDT by Pan_Yan
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To: Jeff Head

The key scene in this propaganda piece will be where everyone looks up expectantly at el Presidente as he gravely takes in all of the information and firmly reaches his decision. The lighting will accent the angularity and manliness of his features, while also casting a soft halo behind him.

I wonder which actor will get to play O?


8 posted on 08/09/2011 10:53:54 AM PDT by Pearls Before Swine
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To: Puppage
Not hoping for a successful terrorist attack but if I was a betting man, I would bet that we have one.
9 posted on 08/09/2011 10:54:07 AM PDT by scooby321
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To: Jeff Head

Isn’t that a hoot- this Metro Sexual Question Mark needs our military to look like a man. It won’t work.

The American people understand that it was 8 long years and much hard work by our military and intelligence services that got Bin Ladin. I can’t wait to find out how many times they had UBL in their sights only to be called off by the jerks in the WH.

If not for his falling poll numbers, Obama’s minions would have pulled a “clinton”.


10 posted on 08/09/2011 10:54:13 AM PDT by 13Sisters76 ("It is amazing how many people mistake a certain hip snideness for sophistication. " Thos. Sowell)
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To: Jeff Head

I don’t see this going well for Obama.

In fact, it will cause a tremendous backlash especially after the recent loss of special operations troops.


11 posted on 08/09/2011 10:54:33 AM PDT by TSgt (When in the Course of human events...)
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To: Jeff Head
I'm sure it'll depict Joe Bite-me blowing the SEALs' cover.

(not)

12 posted on 08/09/2011 10:55:37 AM PDT by clintonh8r (Happy to be represented by Lt. Col. Allen West (this tagline under review))
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To: Jeff Head

This is 15 months away. Will people even have money to go to the movies then?


13 posted on 08/09/2011 10:56:09 AM PDT by Sybeck1 (BE BOLD SARAH)
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To: Jeff Head

The movie production company will probably be given unprecedented access and help from the Defense Department. In the movie version expect to see women and gay carechters in the leadership roles.


14 posted on 08/09/2011 10:56:37 AM PDT by forgotten man (forgotten man)
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To: Puppage

“Anyone who casts a vote based on a movie, is a complete & utter idiot.”

And they are legion.


15 posted on 08/09/2011 10:56:55 AM PDT by BlatherNaut
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To: Jeff Head

IIRC, this thing was given the green light back in January. About five months before we killed UBL. Interesting timing.


16 posted on 08/09/2011 10:58:03 AM PDT by mewzilla (Forget a third party. We need a second one.)
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To: Pearls Before Swine

Pee Wee Herman in black face.


17 posted on 08/09/2011 10:58:59 AM PDT by boomop1
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To: Pearls Before Swine

“The key scene in this propaganda piece will be where everyone looks up expectantly at el Presidente as he gravely takes in all of the information and firmly reaches his decision. The lighting will accent the angularity and manliness of his features, while also casting a soft halo behind him.”

LOL!


18 posted on 08/09/2011 11:00:46 AM PDT by BlatherNaut
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To: Pan_Yan

Simple commercial can fix that. Fool me once shame on you, fool me twice shame on me, even an idiot doesn’t want to be called a fool.


19 posted on 08/09/2011 11:02:01 AM PDT by jerseyrocks
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To: MNJohnnie

you forgot “the Day after tomorrow” which was suppose to turn the tables on the 2004 election- and didn’t...


20 posted on 08/09/2011 11:02:53 AM PDT by God luvs America (63.5million pay no federal income tax then vote demoKrat)
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To: Jeff Head

Shandling as David Cameron. That’s a joke, right?


21 posted on 08/09/2011 11:07:13 AM PDT by RichInOC (GULBUTH: ME SO THORNY!! ME LOVE YOU LONG TIME!! OSAMA: UNNNGH!!)
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To: Pearls Before Swine
I wonder which actor will get to play O?

Gary Oldman, without any doubt whatsoever.

If Gary won't do it, I am available. Of course, there is artistry involved and they might not end up with the original concept... ;-)

22 posted on 08/09/2011 11:07:13 AM PDT by SteveH (First they ignore you. Then they laugh at you. Then they fight you. Then you win.)
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To: Jeff Head
"Oscar-winning director Kathryn Bigelow’s forthcoming Osama bin Laden assassination movie—which is rumored to star Dennis Farina as Vice President Joe Biden, Garry Shandling as British Prime Minister David Cameron, and Vin Diesel as Man with Gun No. 2—"

AND BARACK HUSSIEN OBAMA WILL PLAY HIMSELF.

23 posted on 08/09/2011 11:07:18 AM PDT by Spunky (“To compel a man to subsidize with his taxes the propagation of ideas which he disbelieves and abh)
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To: Jeff Head

This just in.

Reached on the golf course by phone for comment on his part in the film, BOZO remarked that “If I do what will be the part of a lifetime, I want 50 million bucks because I’ll probably never work again. Like Obama’s reelection chances, my reputation will be toast once the few remaining sane voters figure out that this thing — at 3 hours — is just the world’s longest reelection spot. Hell, “Triumph of The Will” only ran 1 hour, 45 minutes. I’m holding out for 50 mil. If they can’t hit my number, I guess they’ll just have to spring Clarabelle from that retirement home in Santa Monica. Ever since Buffalo Bob died and they dumped Howdy Doody into that chipper, he’s been out of work. Probably do it for husks from the old Peanut Gallery, if ya’ know what I mean.”

Laughing wildly, Bozo terminated the call.


24 posted on 08/09/2011 11:11:58 AM PDT by Dick Bachert (The 2012 election is coming. Seems we have MORE TRASH TO REMOVE!)
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To: Jeff Head
"Disgusting. Politicizing our military in this shameful fashion."

He already started doing it yesterday in his economic speech.

Obama said: Paraphrase: They were able to come together and give their lives for the good of the country even though they were from all different backgrounds.

25 posted on 08/09/2011 11:12:09 AM PDT by Spunky (“To compel a man to subsidize with his taxes the propagation of ideas which he disbelieves and abh)
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To: Puppage

Sounds like you’ve met a goodly number of Obama voters.


26 posted on 08/09/2011 11:12:56 AM PDT by Dick Bachert (The 2012 election is coming. Seems we have MORE TRASH TO REMOVE!)
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To: Pearls Before Swine
The key scene in this propaganda piece will be where everyone looks up expectantly at el Presidente as he gravely takes in all of the information and firmly reaches his decision. The lighting will accent the angularity and manliness of his features, while also casting a soft halo behind him.

Easy shot to set up. The lighting is perfect in the early afternoon, right as he starts on the back nine.

He could hop out of his golf cart in slow motion, chin high, under the sound of angelic choir. While bathed in the glow of heavenly wisdom, he could make a dramatic call for both the mission and his 5 iron. Then, to a rocking electric guitar, they could cut to a montage of SEAL action scenes interspersed with images of Obama golfing.

BOOM! whap. KAPOW! whap. RATATATATATAT. Putt. KABOOM! putt, dance.

27 posted on 08/09/2011 11:13:00 AM PDT by Steel Wolf ("Few men desire liberty; most men wish only for a just master." - Gaius Sallustius Crispus)
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To: Jeff Head
Maybe they could call it Triumph of the Will (Socialism Never Sleeps).


28 posted on 08/09/2011 11:13:25 AM PDT by SteveH (First they ignore you. Then they laugh at you. Then they fight you. Then you win.)
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To: Jeff Head

The Carville Precept rules.

The economy sucks.

Baraq is toast no matter what Hollyweird says.


29 posted on 08/09/2011 11:15:26 AM PDT by nascarnation
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To: Puppage
Agreed...but the left, the DNC, the socialists and marxists amongst us have been busily producing an entoire generation of useful idiots amongst us, educated and programmed to do just that.

Luckily, enough of us have raised our kids to know better and the Tea Party represents the rise of that generation of folks, coming to the fore to offset the other.

But we are in danger of having too many of those who would vote in such a fashion unless we get out like we did in 2010...and even more so...and put this rabble down.

30 posted on 08/09/2011 11:16:45 AM PDT by Jeff Head (Liberty is not free. Never has been, never will be. (www.dragonsfuryseries.com))
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To: Jeff Head

Some ideas for movie titles:

Brokeback Nation
Hope Sinks
American Revised History X
The Teleprompters Speech
The Lying King
Gone with the Republic
Barackalypse Now!


31 posted on 08/09/2011 11:29:58 AM PDT by Lucky9teen (Peace is that brief glorious moment in history when everybody stands around reloading.~Thomas Jeffer)
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To: Jeff Head

some bogus last-minute frivolous lawsuit that delays the release date by a couple of months would be too funny!


32 posted on 08/09/2011 11:31:34 AM PDT by Buckeye McFrog
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To: Dick Bachert
Sounds like you’ve met a goodly number of Obama voters.

Here in The Peoples Republic of CT? Perish the thought!

33 posted on 08/09/2011 11:34:06 AM PDT by Puppage (You may disagree with what I have to say, but I shall defend to your death my right to say it)
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To: Pan_Yan
I can think of 69,456,897 people who were complete and utter idiots in November 2008

I'm pretty sure that 69,456,897 is a ballot count, not a voter count.

With 'Rat voter fraud, there's really no telling how many complete and utter idiots there are out there, but probably a lot less than that number.

34 posted on 08/09/2011 11:35:03 AM PDT by cayuga (The next Crusade will be a war of annihilation.)
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To: cayuga
I'm pretty sure that 69,456,897 is a ballot count, not a voter count.

Unless someone goes to jail and the results are overturned that's a distinction without a difference.

35 posted on 08/09/2011 11:41:39 AM PDT by Pan_Yan
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To: Jeff Head
The assumption here is that the movie will be completed on time. If it does, it will be the first thing Obama has ever done that met the time constraints. I'll believe it when I see it. He's too incompetent to handle even this.
36 posted on 08/09/2011 11:52:47 AM PDT by norwaypinesavage (Galileo: In science, the authority of a thousand is not worth the humble reasoning of one individual)
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To: Jeff Head

I don’t think you have to worry about that what with what happened to Seal Team 6 the other day. If anything, it will rekindle why Obama is an anti-American imbecile.


37 posted on 08/09/2011 12:55:08 PM PDT by LS ("Castles made of sand, fall in the sea . . . eventually." (Hendrix))
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To: Jeff Head
Contemptible

Hope you're well, Jeff!

38 posted on 08/09/2011 1:00:44 PM PDT by MileHi ( "It's coming down to patriots vs the politicians." - ovrtaxt)
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Shortly after the assassination of Osama bin Laden on May 1st, Fred Armisen on Saturday Night Live did a hilarious impersonation of Obama. Hyper, smoking a cigarette and responding to all questions by talking about how he 'got' bin Laden. Good stuff. This movie will just be the 'serious' version of that. Remember when, after the wildly successful invasion and defeat of Saddam Hussein's forces in Iraq in the spring of 2003, then-President George W. Bush landed on the deck of the aircraft carrier USS Abraham Lincoln in an S-3 Viking jet and a few hours later gave a speech announcing the end of 'major combat operations' (conventional warfare) in Iraq with a banner hanging behind him that read: 'Mission Accomplished'. The MSM went ballistic with rage over Bushs alleged arrogance and premature celebration of victory in Iraq. Now, in a lame movie, Obama will be idealized as the manly, wise and decidedly cool Commander-in-Chief who 'got' bin Laden. I'm positive the MSM will be delirious with praise for the film but gimme a break! Obama didn't 'get' bin Laden any more than Bush 'won' the Iraq war. Both Bush and Obama were Commander-in-Chief, yes and in Bush's case, the motivator for the military action. In Obama's case, he (finally) gave the SEALS the O.K. to attack the bin Laden compound. They did - and took out bin Laden. Great! But making Obama the hero is insulting to the military and the intelligence of the American people.
39 posted on 08/09/2011 1:01:04 PM PDT by Jim Scott ( "Game On!" - Sarah Palin)
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To: Jeff Head
I truly hate this despicable piece of canine excrement.

I'm sure it's got it all justified with ... "Hell, they're all dead anyway" .. and for THAT I want to ......

We've both been here long enough to realize some things just can't be put into words ... or at least shouldn't be.


I suspect the private ceremony this afternoon of our returning warriors with no media is because it KNEW it would not get a returned salute (at best) and would probably even be verbally accused.


Even if OBL died years ago ... the usurping bastard (It's a good word, Jeff ... no one knows ... not even IT) .... identified WHO and then this op was put together destined to produce a mass failure.


All those brave patriots

If I was a family member, I'd be in jail for the things I'd say to IT.

40 posted on 08/09/2011 2:19:19 PM PDT by knarf (I say things that are true ... I have no proof ... but they're true)
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To: Pan_Yan
I can think of 69,456,897 people who were complete and utter idiots in November 2008

My reply:

I'm pretty sure that 69,456,897 is a ballot count, not a voter count.

Your reply:

Unless someone goes to jail and the results are overturned that's a distinction without a difference.

My comment was about the fact that the number of ballots did not correspond to the number of idiots, and it had nothing to do with the validity of the election. Many of those idiots voted more than once, and thus inflated the true "Idiot Count". That's the distiction that makes no difference in the election results.

41 posted on 08/09/2011 2:33:02 PM PDT by cayuga (The next Crusade will be a war of annihilation.)
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To: Jeff Head

42 posted on 08/09/2011 2:33:28 PM PDT by Mike Darancette (Obama get our AAA back.)
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To: Jeff Head
I hope and pray it backfires, utterly and completely on him.

Amen to that.

43 posted on 08/09/2011 2:36:11 PM PDT by Allegra (Hey! Stop looking at my tagline like that.)
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To: Jeff Head

At least for this to be effective, Hollywood will have to show the military in a positve light. It could cause everyone to become patriotic and throw the Commie out.


44 posted on 08/09/2011 3:00:49 PM PDT by Starstruck
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To: Jeff Head

When you look at that picture, baraq looks airbrushed in.
He really doesn’t fit or look like he belongs.


45 posted on 08/09/2011 3:08:48 PM PDT by Texas resident (Hunkered Down)
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To: Jeff Head

“Disgusting. Politicizing our military in this shameful fashion.”

baraq went to Dover AFB today.

Expect pics in his media tomorrow.

just another photo op.

Bet the puke couldn’t even distinguish between a SEAL and a mailman.

Worse than disgust. At lease pond scum and dog poop have a purpose. This goof is a waste of good oxygen.


46 posted on 08/09/2011 3:12:33 PM PDT by Texas resident (Hunkered Down)
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To: Jeff Head

ANOTHER magnificent, stupendous, multi-million dollar, star-studded extravagent blockbuster dud.


47 posted on 08/09/2011 4:15:29 PM PDT by tal hajus ("Thank you sir. May I have another?" GOP)
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To: Pearls Before Swine
"I wonder which actor will get to play O?"

Why, O.J., of course!

(Gee, I hope my commas are in the right place!)

48 posted on 08/10/2011 10:41:07 AM PDT by Eastbound
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To: Pearls Before Swine
"I wonder which actor will get to play O"

There are plenty of unemployed crash test dummies that could be dead ringer's for Obama.

49 posted on 08/10/2011 10:46:39 AM PDT by montyspython (This thread needs more cowbell)
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To: Eastbound
Now that's just plain funny....

"Naked Gun 2012", when Norbert strikes.

50 posted on 08/10/2011 10:48:02 AM PDT by montyspython (This thread needs more cowbell)
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