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Michael Moore is touting Matt Damon for President (Seriously disturbed!)
The Globe and Mail ^ | Wednesday, Aug. 10, 2011 7:36PM EDT | None given

Posted on 08/10/2011 6:07:52 PM PDT by mkleesma

Best bet for the American left? Matt Damon.

A suggestion by outspoken liberal filmmaker Michael Moore became an Internet sensation on Wednesday. Since he urged the 41-year-old actor to run for president of the United States on the weekend, the idea has gained traction on both political blogs and Hollywood websites. A big name like Mr. Damon might help secure electoral victory, the director of Bowling for Columbine and Fahrenheit 9/11 said while taking part in a virtual town-hall discussion hosted by the blog FireDogLake over the weekend.

“I think that he has been very courageous in not caring about who he offends by saying the things that need to be said here, and if you want to win, the Republicans have certainly shown the way – that when you run someone who is popular, you win,” Mr. Moore said.

“Sometimes even when you run an actor, you win. And I guess I only throw his name out there because I’d like us to start thinking that way.”

(Excerpt) Read more at theglobeandmail.com ...


TOPICS: Culture/Society; News/Current Events
KEYWORDS: boycotthollywood; damonpresident; filmactorsguild; hollywoodreds; milliondollarmarxist; moore
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"Michael Moore thinks Matt Damon should run for president, and he isn’t alone"

...this is a joke, right?

...And I'm always leary of stories that have no author given. Makes me think they are a plant.

1 posted on 08/10/2011 6:07:58 PM PDT by mkleesma
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To: mkleesma

I’d LOVE to see Baraq get some competition from the left, either in the primaries or the general.

C’mon Matt, you got plenty of dough and your millions of fans would contribute plenty more. You can do it kid!


2 posted on 08/10/2011 6:10:31 PM PDT by nascarnation
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To: mkleesma

Your being abnormally kind by labeling Moore-Idiot as “disturbed”....


3 posted on 08/10/2011 6:10:56 PM PDT by cranked
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To: mkleesma
Matt Damon Pictures, Images and Photos

"Matt Damon..."

4 posted on 08/10/2011 6:11:20 PM PDT by Snickering Hound
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To: mkleesma

I like it. Drain more support away from O


5 posted on 08/10/2011 6:11:53 PM PDT by InvisibleChurch (Freeper football "Free Men or Lickspittle". Ask me how and why!)
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To: mkleesma

Matt Damon: member of the Film Actors Guild. (FAG)


6 posted on 08/10/2011 6:12:17 PM PDT by joelt
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To: mkleesma

Moore made a big calculated mistake here.

He could have backed Lassie. Instead he’s stuck with someone less intelligent, less appealing, with much lower favorables. Lassie would be excellent on the campaign trail. When she goes into heat, all the old dogs would pony up for favors. And besides, didn’t the Left want to be the first to put a bitch into the White House?


7 posted on 08/10/2011 6:13:14 PM PDT by DoughtyOne (The Destroyer is anti-US, the West, Christian, Israel, banks, W.S., Corps, & the free enterpr systm.)
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To: Snickering Hound

0bama has lowered the bar so far that literally anyone could run for the job.


8 posted on 08/10/2011 6:13:52 PM PDT by TNCMAXQ
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To: Snickering Hound

Oh wow, he looked much more intelligent back then. What happened?


9 posted on 08/10/2011 6:14:23 PM PDT by DoughtyOne (The Destroyer is anti-US, the West, Christian, Israel, banks, W.S., Corps, & the free enterpr systm.)
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To: mkleesma

Give the fata&% a break. It’s tough going through life fat and stupid, it’s even worse when you add ugly to the mix.


10 posted on 08/10/2011 6:14:27 PM PDT by mardi59
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To: mkleesma

Michael Moore is just angling for the job of Surgeon General.


11 posted on 08/10/2011 6:14:41 PM PDT by Brilliant
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"Michael Moore thinks Matt Damon should run for president, and he isn’t alone"

Michael is never alone, he's got his girls to keep him warm.....


12 posted on 08/10/2011 6:15:17 PM PDT by Iron Munro (One Trillion seconds = 31,709.79 YEARS / One Trillion dollars = Obama's small change)
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To: mkleesma

He’s plucking Matt Damon!
If Michael Moore says it, it’s true!
He’s plucking Matt Damon!
And Matt is very good for you!
He’s plucking Matt Damon!
In DC, on TV, where the western winds blow free,
In LA, anyway, there’s a country that’s in play,
He’s plucking Matt Damon!


13 posted on 08/10/2011 6:15:32 PM PDT by GAB-1955 (I write books, love my wife, serve my nation, and believe in the Resurrection.)
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To: mkleesma

Fine with me. Worked wonders for Arec Bardwin’s career.


14 posted on 08/10/2011 6:15:32 PM PDT by yup2394871293 (R)
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To: TNCMAXQ
0bama has lowered the bar so far that illiterately anyone could run for the job.
15 posted on 08/10/2011 6:15:41 PM PDT by DoughtyOne (The Destroyer is anti-US, the West, Christian, Israel, banks, W.S., Corps, & the free enterpr systm.)
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To: mkleesma

No, no, no, no Mike!!

Run that midget nutcase Kucinich against Obama in a primary. He’s just kooky enough to hurt the Obamabastard with his base but not legitimate enough to dethrone him.

That will soften him up for the GOP Candidate in November!!


16 posted on 08/10/2011 6:16:23 PM PDT by ZULU (McConnell and Boehner are the Judas and Ephialtes of the 21st Century)
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To: mkleesma

He’s figuring that “well Reagan was an actor who became president so why not Damon, huh?”


17 posted on 08/10/2011 6:16:43 PM PDT by SkyDancer (You know, they invented wheelbarrows to teach government employees how to walk on their hind legs.)
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To: Brilliant
Michael Moore is just angling for the job of Surgeon General.

Twinkies and ice cream czar.
18 posted on 08/10/2011 6:17:28 PM PDT by ZX12R (FUBO GTFO 2012 !)
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To: mkleesma

Good ideer, let ‘im run in the primaries!


19 posted on 08/10/2011 6:17:59 PM PDT by Revolting cat! (Let us prey!)
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To: joelt

who’s going to write the script , Damon is going to need a very good script for that job


20 posted on 08/10/2011 6:18:46 PM PDT by molson209
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