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  • 'She told me to destroy my guns': Sean Penn...gets rid of his 65 'cowardly killing machines'

    01/13/2014 9:30:49 PM PST · by Slings and Arrows · 136 replies
    Daily Mail [UK] ^ | 13 January 2014 | Fay Strang and Heidi Parker
    Sean Penn and Charlize Theron seem to be getting awfully serious. On Saturday evening during the Help Haiti Home Gala in Beverly Hills the 53-year-old actor hinted his 38-year-old lady love of several months changed his mind about his the astonishing number of gund he owns - 65 in total - per E! In his speech the Mystic River actor said 'a strong woman who happens to be from South Africa' convinced him to destroy the fire arms. -snip- 'Sean stated during his speech, 'Being provoked by this aforementioned strong woman and considering how liberating of bulls--t and ugliness it...
  • Pride of Britain: Falkland Islanders stage 4x4 convoy to tell Sean Penn where to stick his views

    02/17/2012 2:10:17 PM PST · by C19fan · 39 replies
    UK Daily Mail ^ | February 17, 2012 | Lee Moran
    The Falkland Islands put on a show of strength against Argentine aggression and outspoken left-wing Hollywood actor Sean Penn - with a mile-long convoy of 4x4s. Dozens of Union Flag-waving Falklanders snaked their way out of the capital Stanley yesterday afternoon in a patriotic blur of red, white and blue. The procession, which looked at times like a summer carnival parade, is unlikely to scare Argentina into not launching an attack on the dispute archipelago. It is also doubtful it will force Penn, who has consistently backed Argentina in recent days, to keep his mouth shut. But it does act...
  • Sean Penn Appointed Haitian Ambassador

    01/17/2012 1:49:24 PM PST · by DogByte6RER · 42 replies
    defend.ht ^ | Monday, 16 January 2012 | defend.ht
    Sean Penn Appointed Haitian Ambassador LOS ANGELES, USA (defend.ht) - Sean Penn has accepted the job of Ambassador for Haiti, where he has spent the last two years managing a tent camp for displaced Haitians after the earthquake. Sean Penn will now be the "ambassador at large" for the Caribbean nation. Penn was offered the position by Haitian Minister of Foreign Affairs, Laurent Lamothe, while at the Cinema for Peace benefit in Los Angeles on Saturday night. Picking up a humanitarian award for his work in Haiti, he told the crowd: "I do accept [the job]," before adding it would...
  • Sean Penn Says Tea Party Wants To "Lynch" Obama

    10/15/2011 2:31:21 PM PDT · by Just4Him · 75 replies · 1+ views
    FOX ^ | 10/15/2011
    Actor Sean Penn says the Tea Party wants to “lynch” President Obama, launching the latest celebrity attack on the conservative grassroots movement that has grown into a political force. During an interview with CNN’s Piers Morgan on Friday in which Penn rambled about the need for more infrastructure spending, affordable health care, bolder actions from President Obama and an end to the Afghanistan war – all in the same answer -- he segued into what’s wrong with the Tea Party. “And yet there’s another problem. You have what I call ‘the get the N-word out of the White House party,’...
  • Sean Penn helped secure release of U.S. hikers in Iran - after bringing plight to Hugo Chavez

    09/24/2011 3:16:24 PM PDT · by Niuhuru · 65 replies
    Daily Mail ^ | 12:40 AM on 24th September 2011 | Daily Mail Reporter
    U.S. actor Sean Penn engaged in attempts to secure the release of two Americans freed by Iran this week, flying to Venezuela to ask President Hugo Chavez to intervene with Iran's leader, a source close to the release process said on Friday. Since Tehran freed Josh Fattal and Shane Bauer on Wednesday details have emerged about the efforts to win their freedom, which involved the United Nations, Iraq and Oman - as well as Chavez, who is a fiery critic of the United States. Venezuela's deputy foreign minister said on Thursday that Chavez brought up the case with his Iranian...
  • Sean Penn Charged In Clash With LA Photographer [Throw in Jail w/Chavez, Castro, and Michael Moore]

    02/19/2010 2:19:42 PM PST · by Steelfish · 12 replies · 355+ views
    NYTimes ^ | February 19, 2010
    Sean Penn Charged In Clash With LA Photographer By REUTERS February 19, 2010 LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Oscar-winner Sean Penn, as infamous for problems with paparazzi as he is famous for acting, has been charged with two crimes after a run-in with a photographer last year and could face jail time if convicted, Los Angeles prosecutors said on Friday. Penn, 49, was charged with misdemeanor battery and vandalism after allegedly kicking a photographer in the leg and breaking his camera last October at an upscale shopping center in the Brentwood area of Los Angeles, the city attorney's office said. The...
  • Sean Penn Suggests Prison Time for Journalists Who Call Hugo Chavez a Dictator

    At the end of a discussion of Haiti on HBO’s Real Time with Bill Maher, actor Sean Penn went on a rant in defense of Venezuelan strongman Hugo Chavez, suggesting prison time for American journalists: "every day, this elected leader is called a dictator here, and we just accept it! And accept it. And this is mainstream media, who should – truly, there should be a bar by which one goes to prison for these kinds of lies."
  • Sean Penn Hopes His Critics 'Die Of Rectal Cancer'

    03/04/2010 7:33:59 PM PST · by Justaham · 40 replies · 1,293+ views
    Sean Penn has opened fire on critics of his recent mercy mission to Haiti, stating he hopes they all die of rectal cancer. The controversial "Mystic River" star has been so caught up in the relief effort in earthquake-ravaged Haiti in recent weeks, he hasn't paid attention to what politicians and newsmakers have been saying about him. But, now he's home, the 49-year-old can't believe his actions have upset so many people - and he's disturbed that his critics can't just see the good in what he's trying to do in Haiti, where he helped establish a private relief organization....
  • How Sean Penn won the war

    05/24/2009 9:49:34 PM PDT · by Cecilia Trent · 15 replies · 801+ views
    The Washington Times ^ | 05/24/09 | Andrew Breitbart
    On this day in which Americans honor their war dead, perhaps a smidgen of our time should be spent reflecting on the unheralded and fearless wartime antics of Sean Penn. Yes, that Sean Penn: Hollywood actor, director, tough guy and agent provocateur in America's time of peril - a man history, no doubt, will credit with an assist in bringing democracy to Iraq.
  • SEAN PENN TO ENDORSE KUCINICH

    12/07/2007 11:42:09 AM PST · by tcrlaf · 75 replies · 105+ views
    MSNBC ^ | 12-07-07 | Domenico Montanaro
    <p>From NBC's Domenico Montanaro Sean Penn will endorse Kucinich this afternoon at a press conference in San Francisco, a source close to the Hollywood actor said. He will also be speaking on "the Constitution, the media and Dennis Kucinich," the source said. Expect a political speech.</p>
  • Sean Penn dismayed by `Wild' discovery (Spicoli sad that somebody took dead bum’s boots)

    09/20/2007 9:40:48 AM PDT · by dead · 32 replies · 508+ views
    AP ^ | Thu Sep 20, 9:01 AM ET | DAVID GERMAIN, AP Movie Writer
    TORONTO - Sean Penn made a disheartening discovery on his latest trip to Alaska this summer: Someone had walked off with a pair of boots that had sat in an old bus in the wilderness for almost 15 years. The bus had become something of a shrine for Christopher McCandless, the subject of Penn's latest movie, "Into the Wild," a young man who died of starvation there in 1992 after four months of trying to live off the land. McCandless had taken shelter in the bus, which still held pots, pans and other artifacts he left behind after all those...
  • Am I the only one who sees a resemblance?

    09/09/2007 8:30:44 PM PDT · by TPartyType · 52 replies · 2,338+ views
    self | 9 Sept 2007 | TPartyType
  • Caption Sean Penn and Hugo Chavez (extreme barf alert)

    08/21/2007 9:00:35 AM PDT · by redstates4ever · 58 replies · 961+ views
    Yahoo! News Photos ^ | 8/3/07 | staff
    "Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez (R) and U.S. actor Sean Penn board the presidential aircraft in Caracas August 3, 2007 ahead of a tour to the western state of Tachira.""U.S actor Sean Penn (R) walks with Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez at Miraflores Palace in Caracas""Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez (L), Cuba's President of the National Assembly Ricardo Alarcon (2nd L) and U.S actor Sean Penn (R) wear protective clothing as they visit an agricultural research laboratory near La Grita."
  • Sean Penn shows idealism through political activism (BARF Alert!)

    08/06/2007 9:38:46 AM PDT · by NormsRevenge · 37 replies · 1,407+ views
    Sean Penn has experienced backlash for talking openly about his political beliefs, but sees such discussion as more respectable than promoting movies. "There's baggage attached to coming out publicly on stuff, but there's baggage - in my view, more damaging baggage - to goin' and (appearing) ... on Jay Leno's show, philosophizing about 'Uncle Buck' or whatever you're hawkin'," the Oscar-winning actor tells Esquire magazine in its September issue, on newsstands Wednesday. Penn, 46, has bitterly criticized President Bush, toured Iraq to observe the war there and helped rescue workers with door-to-door searches for survivors after Hurricane Katrina swamped New...
  • Sean Penn: ‘Iraq Is Not Our Toilet’

    03/27/2007 9:21:08 AM PDT · by seanmerc · 25 replies · 604+ views
    A Political Look at Hollywood e-mail | 27 Mar 07 | James Hirsen
    Wondering where Sean Penn has been? The Oscar-winning actor recently surfaced at a town hall meeting. Penn was evidently emboldened by previous events of the day in which the House voted 218-212 to withdraw troops from Iraq by September 2008. Hundreds gathered at the meeting to get an earful of anti-Iraq war talk. They would not be disappointed. Penn was present along with Democrat Rep. Barbara Lee, a member of the Out of Iraq caucus. Maybe the many “Impeach Bush” signs that were displayed by people outside inspired Penn to let the insults fly like a pizza pie. “You and...
  • Actor Penn, Rep. Lee appear at town hall meeting on Iraq war { take your war and shove it }

    03/24/2007 6:21:17 PM PDT · by SmithL · 36 replies · 1,068+ views
    San Francisco Chronicle ^ | 3/24/7 | Carolyn Jones
    Hundreds gather in Oakland to discuss how to get U.S. troops home - OAKLAND -- Oscar-winning actor Sean Penn was the star attraction at a town-hall meeting in Oakland today where hundreds of people gathered to denounce the war in Iraq and call for an immediate withdraw of American troops. Neither Penn nor Rep. Barbara Lee, the Oakland Democrat who has opposed the war since before it began four years ago, offered much in the way of specifics for ending the war, and they were largely preaching to the choir. The enthusiastic, and occasionally boisterous, crowd of 800 or so...
  • Sean Penn joins protesters outside court martial

    02/05/2007 7:57:54 PM PST · by MotleyGirl70 · 54 replies · 1,378+ views
    Kansas City.com ^ | 02/05/07 | Mike Archbold
    FORT LEWIS, Wash. - Sean Penn hunched alone over his coffee Monday in a Starbucks shop, a stone's throw from the DuPont overpass where supporters of Lt. Ehren Watada held their signs aloft and a much smaller number of foes counter-protested.The actor had been out there with the Iraq war protesters in the chilly fog, which dampened the air but not their spirits. Watada was inside Fort Lewis, his first day in a military courtroom for a court martial that will decide his fate for refusing to go to Iraq and for talking publicly about his reasons.Penn was about to...
  • Caption Fonda, Sarandon, Penn at anti-war rally in DC (barf alert)

    01/29/2007 4:31:51 AM PST · by redstates4ever · 39 replies · 2,009+ views
    Yahoo! News Photos ^ | 1/27/07 | staff
    "US actress Jane Fonda(R) hugs fellow actress Susan Sarandon after she addressed an anti-war demonstration on the National Mall in Washington as actor Sean Penn(L) looks on. Fonda took the stage at her first anti-war demonstration since Vietnam as tens of thousands demanded that Congress cut off funds for the Iraq war." "Actress and anti-war advocate Jane Fonda, right, shares a laugh and a hug with actor Sean Penn, as Eve Ensler, left, looks on at the U.S. Navy Memorial as they participate in a women's peace rally to voice their opposition to the war in Iraq, Saturday Jan....
  • Sean Penn(The Great Thinker of Our Time): Bush Caused 'Enormous Damage to Mankind

    09/15/2006 7:22:32 AM PDT · by Mikey_1962 · 67 replies · 1,474+ views
    Newsbusters/Larry King ^ | 9/15/06 | Mikey_1962
    Actor Sean Penn, in a taped Larry King Live interview aired Thursday night on CNN to promote his new movie, All the King's Men, in which he plays a Huey Long-like character, suggested President Bush may bring fascism to America, charged that Bush has “devastated our democracy,” insisted Donald Rumsfeld and Bush have done “enormous damage” to “this country and mankind” and claimed the war on terrorism is meant to distract from reality. Clearly referring to President Bush, a smirking Penn recalled: “Well, in 1932 Huey Long said something very interesting. It was, 'Fascism will come to America, but likely...
  • Sean Penn calls Bush a 'Beezlebub--and a dumb one'...

    09/12/2006 10:01:19 AM PDT · by MikeA · 121 replies · 5,009+ views
    NEW YORK Sparks usually fly, from one quarter or another, when actor Sean Penn meets the press, and it happened again this week at a news conference for the Toronto International Film Festival. Chances were greater there as he was touting a long-expected political drama screened there, the re-make of "All the King's Men." Among the highlights on Sunday, Penn asked photographers to stop snapping so he could hear questions, and he called President Bush "a Beelzebub -- and a dumb one." Penn stars in the new movie as a Huey Long-type populist politician in Louisiana, with Jude Law playing...