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Clint Eastwood's bizarre rant to empty chair spurs Twitter jokes


  1. Legendary actor Clint Eastwood was the surprise speaker at the Republican National Convention last night. CSPAN has the complete, 12-minute speech - sometimes funny, sometimes odd, and it's what everyone is talking about:
  2. Clint Eastwood speaks at the Republican National Convention (C-SPAN) - Full Speech
  3. And liberal blog Think Progress edited together some of the stranger moments when Eastwood berates an imaginary President Obama sitting in an empty chair.
  4. The Best Of Clint Eastwood's Surreal Convention Speech
  5. Journalists, pundits and politicians following the convention didn't quite know what to make of it.
  6. The cameras did, in fact, pick up the throat-slicing moment, clipped here by ABC News.
  7. Clint Eastwood's Throat-Slicing Moment at the 2012 Republican National Convention
  8. Eastwood's admirers said the speech wasn't what they wanted to see from him.
  9. But Eastwood did have his fans on Twitter.