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Make His Day? Obama 'A Huge Clint Eastwood Fan'

PA | Posted 03.09.2012 | UK Politics

US president Barack Obama says he is a "huge Clint Eastwood fan" even following the actor-director's rambling "invisible Obama" monologue at the Repub...

By Snubbing Ron Paul, the RNC May Have Cost Romney the Election

Brad Linzy | Posted 30.10.2012 | UK Politics
Brad Linzy

Unlike in the UK, where you have viable alternatives to the two prevailing parties (I am particularly enamoured with the Monster Raving Loony Party), the Republicans and Democrats in America have created high petition thresholds for ballot access that make it next to impossible for third parties to compete.

Sympathy for the Devil

Tom Doran | Posted 27.10.2012 | UK
Tom Doran

There I was, an angry, idealistic and (therefore) insufferable 15-year-old, on the train to my first proper protest march with my ex-Trotskyist, Blairphobic father.