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  • Welcome to the Right, Mr. Mamet

    03/19/2008 2:01:40 PM PDT · by originalbuckeye · 5 replies · 319+ views
    Los Angeles Times ^ | 03/19/08 | Andrew Klavan
    David Mamet's public coming-out as a political conservative -- done in a 2,500-word essay in the Village Voice last week -- is wonderful news for the culture, far better, I fear, than many conservatives will appreciate. The left has monopolized the arts for so long that some on the right have lost the knack of them. We love to denounce Hollywood and indulge in paroxysms of rage about the latest artistic insults to patriotism and God. But when it comes actually to producing mature and complex works of art -- or supporting the people who produce them -- a good...