Shocker: “Game Change” creators gave $200,000 to Democrats, $0 to Republicans

posted at 8:55 pm on March 8, 2012 by Tina Korbe

In case the official statement of SarahPAC didn’t make it clear enough that the creators of HBO’s “Game Change” had little desire to hear or tell the Republican side of the story of the 2008 election, the news now is that the film’s top stars and executives have collectively donated more than $200,000 to Democrats and Democratic causes, but have given Republicans and Republican-leaning causes $0. The Hollywood Reporter notes the contributions of several leading minds behind the movie:

  • Ed Harris, who plays Sen. John McCain, has given $9500 to Democratic candidates, and since 1998, the actor has also donated $11,975 to liberal special-interest groups like MoveOn.org, Emily¹s List and the Brady Campaign to Prevent Gun Violence. His donations to Republicans and conservative causes: Zero.
  • Woody Harrelson, who stars as Steve Schmidt, chief strategist for McCain-Palin, has given $4,300 to Democratic candidates, and donated $3,500 to liberal causes like GreenVote and the Hollywood Women¹s Political Committee. Republican anc conservative donations: Zero …
  • Producer Tom Hanks has given away over a hundred grand to the Democratic party, and since 1994, Hanks has also donated $36,500 to liberal causes like Midwest Values Pac, founded by Democratic Sen. Al Franken. Republican and conservative donations: Zero.
  • Julianne Moore, who stars as Palin, donated $2,250 to the Democrats, and $7,500 to special-interest groups like the Democratic National Committee and the Democratic White House Victory Fund. To Republicans and conservative causes: Zero.

The film’s co-executive producers have also made significant contributions. This comes as no surprise; it would be far more newsworthy if a Hollywood cast and crew gave primarily to Republicans. Still, it underscores a need for conservatives to play a larger part in the crafting of the cultural narrative. If we object to Hollywood’s dramatic rendering of the McCain/Palin campaign, we should kick ourselves that we didn’t think to render it dramatically first. Stories — novels, movies, TV shows — help people to make sense of their lives, their surroundings and, yes, their history. The storyteller has great power over his listeners and is able to shape perspectives in a way that matter-0f-fact commentators cannot. Counterintuitively, people are often resistant to facts and swayed by emotion. It would be to the benefit of the conservative movement as a whole if more conservative parents encouraged their children in the direction of the arts — not necessarily to create “conservative” art, but to be conservatives, creating.


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And their movie is now unlikely to recoup even this much.

Since Palin bowed out.

profitsbeard on March 8, 2012 at 8:57 PM

Sarah is hot !!! Julianne Moron is an ugly pasty-faced skank !

cableguy615 on March 8, 2012 at 8:58 PM

Shocked! Shocked I say!

not much

Roy Rogers on March 8, 2012 at 8:59 PM

Confound it profits !! I was hoping 2 be first post !! LOL

cableguy615 on March 8, 2012 at 8:59 PM

It testifies to the disappointment of the actual Obama presidency that they make a movie that focuses on the vp of the losing ticket rather then the President.

rob verdi on March 8, 2012 at 8:59 PM

Who will play Romney in the DNC sure to be made October surprise propaganda movie?
Clooney with a wig ?

FlaMurph on March 8, 2012 at 9:00 PM

Tina,

HotAir needs to provide some sort of internet defibrillator for all of these shocking, shocking revelations!

Weebork on March 8, 2012 at 9:01 PM

Julianne Moore reached her acting peak about 10 minutes into Boogey Nights.

Ufdaubet on March 8, 2012 at 9:01 PM

Wake me up when this movie makes more than “Act of Valor”.

SouthernGent on March 8, 2012 at 9:02 PM

Wow, $200K! That’s double the box office of The Undefeated! How bout that.

KeninCT on March 8, 2012 at 9:03 PM

2 hours spent telling lies about Sarah to destroy her when she is not running for anything.

17 minutes trying to extoll the virtues of the Obama presidency when he IS running for something.

Something seems odd about that, don’t you think?

UnderstandingisPower on March 8, 2012 at 9:03 PM

can’t wait to see it! i love HBO for always taking the side of the good guys not the knuckle draggers

DBear on March 8, 2012 at 9:04 PM

Thank goodness we got a front page post on this or else I would never have known that Hollywood Liberals are…liberal.

Big big news scoop!

AngusMc on March 8, 2012 at 9:04 PM

The funniest thing is how Wallace and Schmidt rave at the accuracy of the film and they’re the two primary (anonymous) sources for the stuff on Palin. They love the material they gave to the book’s authors. Go figure.

Paul-Cincy on March 8, 2012 at 9:04 PM

Wake me up when this movie makes more than “Act of Valor”.

SouthernGent on March 8, 2012 at 9:02 PM

I would be surprised if it made as much as Howard the Duck !

And the Duck flick was more believable!

cableguy615 on March 8, 2012 at 9:05 PM

Dude(s)! Sarah looking hotter than I’ve ever seen her on Hannity! Wowza!!

SouthernGent on March 8, 2012 at 9:05 PM

Wow, $200K! That’s double the box office of The Undefeated! How bout that.

KeninCT on March 8, 2012 at 9:03 PM

That’s more than your brothers in the hood will make in a life time..:)

Too bas, so sad….

idesign on March 8, 2012 at 9:05 PM

Woody plays the dumb hic bartender, right?

BRunner on March 8, 2012 at 9:06 PM

You know what would make for some serious ‘Must See TV’?

A Sarah Palin/Julianne Moore political debate…

BigWyo on March 8, 2012 at 9:07 PM

If anyone is in the mood for some great unintentional comedy check out the new york times review of game change drudge has it linked.

Kataklysmic on March 8, 2012 at 9:07 PM

Why would Hollywood support people who want to have it shut down?!

lester on March 8, 2012 at 9:08 PM

bad

idesign on March 8, 2012 at 9:08 PM

Shocker: “Game Change” creators gave $200,000 to Democrats, $0 to Republicans

Noooooo. Say it ain’t so.
/s

Bitter Clinger on March 8, 2012 at 9:08 PM

That’s more than your brothers in the hood will make in a life time..:)

Too bas, so sad….

idesign on March 8, 2012 at 9:05 PM

Brothers in the hood? Go clean up your trailer, patriot!

KeninCT on March 8, 2012 at 9:09 PM

That’s more than your brothers in the hood will make in a life time..:)

Too bas, so sad….

idesign on March 8, 2012 at 9:05 PM

and who says the GOP is racist?

DBear on March 8, 2012 at 9:09 PM

Hello! “The Undefeated” is a better and more honest portrayal of the Game Change timeline.

denniscb on March 8, 2012 at 9:10 PM

Wow, $200K! That’s double the box office of The Undefeated! How bout that.

KeninCT on March 8, 2012 at 9:03 PM

Burn that nasty sofa yet boy?

Bmore on March 8, 2012 at 9:10 PM

Confound it profits !! I was hoping 2 be first post !! LOL

cableguy615 on March 8, 2012 at 7:59 PM

The way the posts have being going back in time at HA for a week, you probably were.

;)

profitsbeard on March 8, 2012 at 9:11 PM

and who says the GOP Obama is racist?

DBear on March 8, 2012 at 9:09 PM

fify

idesign on March 8, 2012 at 9:12 PM

“Game Change” …. Based on a true story. (But, as always, we don’t actually tell the true story. We make up 95% of the storylines and events of these movies…..because we tell a much better story than the true story).
/Hollywood producers

Bitter Clinger on March 8, 2012 at 9:12 PM

It is merely the biased media support that gives Democrats 20-30% unearned advantage. Without the propaganda of the media they would never win another election.

Grunt on March 8, 2012 at 9:13 PM

Brothers in the hood? Go clean up your trailer, patriot!

KeninCT on March 8, 2012 at 9:09 PM

Did you change that photo of you in your Moms basement on your be social page?

Bmore on March 8, 2012 at 9:14 PM

I like these character actors who always play the fat, super WASP-y looking, redneck cop, who in real life are uber-Liberals. In order to “get in character” they imagine what people in flyover country, who they never have any contact with, are like.

ardenenoch on March 8, 2012 at 9:15 PM

The funniest thing is how Wallace and Schmidt rave at the accuracy of the film and they’re the two primary (anonymous) sources for the stuff on Palin. They love the material they gave to the book’s authors. Go figure.

Paul-Cincy on March 8, 2012 at 9:04 PM

The ruling class ,GOP and Left/Hollywood hates Palin.
That why they cooperate.

the_nile on March 8, 2012 at 9:15 PM

Palin spanking Obama on Hannity…:)

She’s calling him out for the radical he is!

idesign on March 8, 2012 at 9:16 PM

Brothers in the hood? Go clean up your trailer, patriot!

KeninCT on March 8, 2012 at 9:09 PM

Ken, you’re always on about ‘Fly-Over Country’ and ‘Real Americans’…

You live in f#&ing Connecticut…I’m sure you believe it’s the Hub of the Universe…but really…it’s not….What’s Connecticut got going on that so fab??

BigWyo on March 8, 2012 at 9:16 PM

Dude(s)! Sarah looking hotter than I’ve ever seen her on Hannity! Wowza!!

SouthernGent on March 8, 2012 at 9:05 PM

No doubt! She looks great in that leather jacket.

Lanceman on March 8, 2012 at 9:18 PM

Burn that nasty sofa yet boy?

Bmore on March 8, 2012 at 9:10 PM

doubling down on the racism ay?

DBear on March 8, 2012 at 9:20 PM

Julianne Moore continues her trashy career.

She recently did a movie where she played a mother who bangs her own son.

Stay classy!

fossten on March 8, 2012 at 9:23 PM

They had such grand plans for this biopic.

Palin deciding to stay home in Wasilla probably cost them $50 million since they would have probably done it as a theatrical release instead.

Smiles from Wasilla I’m sure.

PappyD61 on March 8, 2012 at 9:23 PM

That nutjob Chris Matthews has been running segments on the movie almost nightly on his show (It’s on at the gym. I can’t help but watch the train wreck.)

He’s promoting it as if it’s going to be the next Godfather. What a tool.

VinceOfDoom on March 8, 2012 at 9:23 PM

Brothers in the hood? Go clean up your trailer, patriot!

KeninCT on March 8, 2012 at 9:09 PM

Did you change that photo of you in your Moms basement on your be social page?

Bmore on March 8, 2012 at 9:14 PM

That’s not him. Our Kenin here is a homosexual. A ‘travel agent’ for queer cruises, if you will. I find it ironic that someone that sodomizes, or gets sodomized by other men speaks freely about the need for cleanliness.

Simplesemen would really have been more apt. his mother should have, well, you know.

Lanceman on March 8, 2012 at 9:23 PM

and who says the GOP is racist?

DBear on March 8, 2012 at 9:09 PM

Liberals. Keep up.

The party of the Klan only exists on this site as trolls like yourself so he wanted you to feel like you weren’t the only liberal here. If you feel homesick for racism then you can go to the Democrat Underground or Daily Kos.

Let us know when you get back.

rihar on March 8, 2012 at 9:24 PM

doubling down on the racism ay?

DBear on March 8, 2012 at 9:20 PM

You’re a raaaaaaaacist!”

Yeah. That doesn’t work here.

Lanceman on March 8, 2012 at 9:25 PM

Julianne Moore continues her trashy career.

She recently did a movie where she played a mother who bangs her own son.

Stay classy!

fossten on March 8, 2012 at 9:23 PM

sluts and class…..always together…

GhoulAid on March 8, 2012 at 9:25 PM

and who says the GOP is racist?

DBear on March 8, 2012 at 9:09 PM

So, what is your point? That only minorities live in ‘the hood’?
Seems you are the racist Sparky.

chewmeister on March 8, 2012 at 9:25 PM

The wanted Charles Manson to play someone in the movie but he was unavailable. Jeebus…what a cast.

Bishop on March 8, 2012 at 9:25 PM

Yawn.

Dante on March 8, 2012 at 9:25 PM

Palin spanking Obama on Hannity…:)

She’s calling him out for the radical he is!

idesign on March 8, 2012 at 9:16 PM

What she does better than anyone.

PappyD61 on March 8, 2012 at 9:25 PM

That nutjob Chris Matthews has been running segments on the movie almost nightly on his show (It’s on at the gym. I can’t help but watch the train wreck.)

He’s promoting it as if it’s going to be the next Godfather. What a tool.

VinceOfDoom on March 8, 2012 at 9:23 PM

They need to distract from Obtanic.

the_nile on March 8, 2012 at 9:26 PM

Brothers in the hood? Go clean up your trailer, patriot!

KeninCT on March 8, 2012 at 9:09 PM

See above.

chewmeister on March 8, 2012 at 9:26 PM

That’s not him. Our Kenin here is a homosexual. A ‘travel agent’ for queer cruises, if you will. I find it ironic that someone that sodomizes, or gets sodomized by other men speaks freely about the need for cleanliness.

Simplesemen would really have been more apt. his mother should have, well, you know.

Lanceman on March 8, 2012 at 9:23 PM

Hey, how’s business? Contributing to society yet?

KeninCT on March 8, 2012 at 9:27 PM

doubling down on the racism ay?

DBear on March 8, 2012 at 9:20 PM

Want racism, watch this Sparky..:)

DERRICK BELL’S SCI-FI FILM PORTRAYS REAGAN AS ALIEN SLAVE TRADER

http://www.breitbart.com/Breitbart-TV/2012/03/07/Reagan%20As%20Black%20Slave%20Trader

idesign on March 8, 2012 at 9:28 PM

Moore is less, as anyone can see.

Christien on March 8, 2012 at 9:29 PM

Hey, how’s business? Contributing to society yet?

KeninCT on March 8, 2012 at 9:27 PM

Probably more than you, I would imagine. AIDS was never rampant in the breeder community.

Lanceman on March 8, 2012 at 9:29 PM

Tina’s next story: Matt Damon wasn’t actually at Pearl Harbor when it was attacked.

Keep up the good work.

Rusty Allen on March 8, 2012 at 9:30 PM

Am I the only one who finds it disturbing that we’re now making movies based on books based on events that happened no more than five years ago? Why is this happening?

1. Because people can’t be cozened into being interested in current events unless said events are distilled into caricature actors and Dick-and-Jane plots?

or 2. Because the people who really care about this stuff have already gotten their news from less ridiculous sources, meaning that Game Change is just the latest manifestation of “we can do reality better than reality” liberal ego-stroking?

It’ll be interesting to see how this one does at the box office. Considering the popularity of The Ides of March (which was really stupid), I’m kind of worried.

TouchingTophet on March 8, 2012 at 9:30 PM

doubling down on the racism ay?

DBag on March 8, 2012 at 9:20 PM

Wow! The race card. That’s new from a libby. Just get your card did ya?

FYI, we know KennyInMomsCTBasement from his pic on Desperate-Daters.com.

VibrioCocci on March 8, 2012 at 9:30 PM

Hey, how’s business? Contributing to society yet?

KeninCT on March 8, 2012 at 9:27 PM

So being a cruise director for gay cruises is “contributing to society”? Got it. And just which ‘society’ are we talking about?

chewmeister on March 8, 2012 at 9:31 PM

Hey, how’s business? Contributing to society yet?

KeninCT on March 8, 2012 at 9:27 PM

You still keeping the tv dinner segment of the economy in the black? You should be applauded sir.

Bishop on March 8, 2012 at 9:32 PM

Why hasn’t Tina posted that Snooki is pregnant yet?

Rusty Allen on March 8, 2012 at 9:34 PM

Hey, how’s business? Contributing to society yet?

KeninCT on March 8, 2012 at 9:27 PM

I wish I’d saved the link. I cannot remember who posted it. But it fits his angry little homosexual personae here. Whatever you do, it can’t be shamed, so don’t waste your time trying.
I’m reminded of Savage’s ill-fated show on MSNBC years ago. The last call was from a proud sodomite in San Fran. Savage told him to “go choke on a sausage”. And that was the end of Savage.

Lanceman on March 8, 2012 at 9:35 PM

Why hasn’t Tina posted that Snooki is pregnant yet?

Rusty Allen on March 8, 2012 at 9:34 PM

No sh!t? I suppose you had ‘plans’ for you and her, huh?

chewmeister on March 8, 2012 at 9:36 PM

So being a cruise director for gay cruises is “contributing to society”? Got it. And just which ‘society’ are we talking about?

chewmeister on March 8, 2012 at 9:31 PM

Sorry, chew. My 9:35 comment was meant for you.

Lanceman on March 8, 2012 at 9:37 PM

Don’t feed the troll.

CW on March 8, 2012 at 9:37 PM

chewmeister on March 8, 2012 at 9:36 PM

Promise not to tell anyone?

Rusty Allen on March 8, 2012 at 9:38 PM

That nutjob Chris Matthews has been running segments on the movie almost nightly on his show (It’s on at the gym. I can’t help but watch the train wreck.)

He’s promoting it as if it’s going to be the next Godfather. What a tool.

VinceOfDoom on March 8, 2012 at 9:23 PM

Not likely. Unless you mean Godfather III.

Doughboy on March 8, 2012 at 9:38 PM

Tina’s next story: Matt Damon wasn’t actually at Pearl Harbor when it was attacked.

Keep up the good work.

Rusty Allen on March 8, 2012 at 9:30 PM

Are you trying to make some sort of comparison? Fail dimwit.

CW on March 8, 2012 at 9:38 PM

Sorry, chew. My 9:35 comment was meant for you.

Lanceman on March 8, 2012 at 9:37 PM

How so? I’m not gay.

chewmeister on March 8, 2012 at 9:39 PM

Lanceman on March 8, 2012 at 9:35 PM

Archeovix or something like that (sorry dude) has the link.

Bishop on March 8, 2012 at 9:39 PM

Promise not to tell anyone?

Rusty Allen on March 8, 2012 at 9:38 PM

Not to worry. Your boyfriends won’t hear a word.

chewmeister on March 8, 2012 at 9:40 PM

Saw a pre-release and Julianne Moore did a good job on the acting level, as Sarah. She got her look, mannerisms, speech and all just right. Good actress, but Moore’s comments and political idiocy off-screen made me lose my lust for her years ago. But, being a full-blooded American guy, I’d probably give Julianne a second chance, but strictly on a sexual level. *Call me*

TXUS on March 8, 2012 at 9:43 PM

Don’t feed the troll.

CW on March 8, 2012 at 9:37 PM

It’s been tried before. Somebody usually has to answer them and it degenerates from there.

But get ready. Notice the increase in trollery lately? They are out in force on every blog you can think of. Part of the seminar at MMfA. Infiltrate. Obfuscate. Draw attention away from the subject at hand. Foment dissention in everything. Anything to take the discussion away from the failure of the left. It’s how they operate. Useful idiots and all that.

Lanceman on March 8, 2012 at 9:44 PM

Stories — novels, movies, TV shows — help people to make sense of their lives, their surroundings and, yes, their history. The storyteller has great power over his listeners and is able to shape perspectives in a way that matter-0f-fact commentators cannot. Counterintuitively, people are often resistant to facts and swayed by emotion. It would be to the benefit of the conservative movement as a whole if more conservative parents encouraged their children in the direction of the arts — not necessarily to create “conservative” art, but to be conservatives, creating.

Not surprising that Hollyweird made a movie about Sarah Palin to trash her. After the real Sarah Palin made a documentary about life in Alaska, wearing jeans and a sweatshirt and camping in the rain.

Hollyweird will never do justice to conservative historical figures…think of Meryl Streep’s hysterical and self-absorbed portrayal of the Iron Lady, while those who knew the real Margaret Thatcher probably left the theater screaming, reaching for the airsick bag. Or just never went to see it.

About the only conservative that Hollyweird could never trash is Ronald Reagan, because Reagan himself worked there.

Steve Z on March 8, 2012 at 9:46 PM

doubling down on the racism ay?

DBear on March 8, 2012 at 9:20 PM

Liberals like to ignore statistics on black unemployment. In addition, they don’t really care about black men in jail under Obama as he continues the Nanny State’s War on Drugs. They also fully support the Warfare/Welfare State’s new war in Syria, simply because a Democrat that they support is in office.

Remember, the Anti-Iraq War Movement was a complete lie. The only thing Progressives objected to was the fact that they weren’t ordering the young men and women off to die in foreign lands. Ron Paul, as wrongheaded as he is in foreign policy, was the first major politician to get this.

The Peace Movement was always about putting Team Blue in power so that the Progressive Democrats could wiretap, order illegal assassinations against American citizens, quarter troops without warrant, wage war without authorization by Congress, and above all, torture.

That’s the great thing about Progressives: they lie to the country about “racism” while they practice everything they told the country through their Propaganda Ministry was bad about Bush.

While they believe they can lie and continue to lie and hold on to power, God will not be mocked. There will be a terrible price to be paid by these people for what they have done, probably when the financial house of cards they have built caves in.

Everything they believe in is built on lies and theft. However, as Eastern Europe and the Soviet Empire fell, so shall Obama’s socialist project. Every attempt by people to impose tyranny on free people almost always comes a cropper in the end. Obama and his crew are no different.

victor82 on March 8, 2012 at 9:46 PM

How so? I’m not gay.

chewmeister on March 8, 2012 at 9:39 PM

No, it was an answer to your comment to Kenin. Wasn’t trying to imply that you were anything like that.

Archeovix or something like that (sorry dude) has the link.

Bishop on March 8, 2012 at 9:39 PM

Thanks. I’ll ask him to re-post.

Lanceman on March 8, 2012 at 9:46 PM

I’d probably give Julianne a second chance, but strictly on a sexual level. *Call me*

TXUS on March 8, 2012 at 9:43 PM

OK, no more drugs for this man^

Lanceman on March 8, 2012 at 9:48 PM

Has anyone read “game change”? Was Halperin’s intent anything like the movie, or did Hollywood go rogue?

Rusty Allen on March 8, 2012 at 9:49 PM

OK, no more drugs for this man^

Lanceman on March 8, 2012 at 9:48 PM

Who are you kidding? You’d do her in a minute, if given the chance.

TXUS on March 8, 2012 at 9:54 PM

It would be to the benefit of the conservative movement as a whole if more conservative parents encouraged their children in the direction of the arts — not necessarily to create “conservative” art, but to be conservatives, creating.

posted at 8:55 pm on March 8, 2012 by Tina Korbe

This is the third time I’ve noticed you calling these people “creative”. You are buying into the liberal meme.

The people who design the screen you are reading this on are pow(1000000 , 2) times more creative than anyone in the arts.

Who do you think is more creative, the people who designed video technology (cameras and lenses), cgi, dvd, playback equipment, etc, or actors and screenwriters?

The people who designed the machines that make plastic trash bags are way more creative than “artists”.

The communications network that distributes the content of this blog all over the world. Creative? Yes.

The content of this blog. Creative?

jaime on March 8, 2012 at 9:59 PM

Who are you kidding? You’d do her in a minute, if given the chance.

TXUS on March 8, 2012 at 9:54 PM

Rollergirl? That skinny skank? I Wouldn’t even touch Heather Graham.

Lanceman on March 8, 2012 at 10:01 PM

Any movie that casts Woody Harrelson as a Republican Strategist is not likely to portray Republicans in a positive light.

But I saw an Advance Screening of Game Change earlier this week and I really ejoyed it.

Here are my thoughts after seeing Game Change:

- Although the movie is positioned as a hit piece on Sarah Palin, it is actually more devastating for President Obama. The movie makes the case that BOTH Obama and Sarah were “Celebrity Candidates” who were not prepared for the offices they were seeking. This is likely to come as a shock to Liberals who are confronting this reality about Obama for the first time.

- The movie does portray Sarah as an unprepared dunce, but we all know that is not true. Sarah’s supporters will easily forgive her for some minor foibles, cheer for her when she fights for her principles, and curse the Liberal movie industry for being mean.

- Game Change does humanize Sarah in a way that may surprise Liberals. To paraphrase one scene: For a Mother of 5 including a disabled infant, a pregnant teenager and a son deployed in Iraq, she is doing quite well. Who among us could have handled even a fraction of what Sarah did with such grace?

- After watching back to back scenes, Liberals will finally have to admit that Sarah never said: “I can see Russia from my house.”

- Piper Palin doesn’t speak often. But her line right before the big debate is absolutely priceless.

- There are lots of laugh out loud lines for political junkies on both sides of the political aisle.

- I read the book Game Change when it first came out. The book covered the entire election including Hillary, Obama, Edwards, Biden, McCain and Sarah. But the movie clearly kept its focus on Sarah since she was the Game Changer. I guess the other candidates just weren’t as interesting. Although the one mention of John Edwards is pretty funny.

- Time has proven that Sarah’s instincts were right on target for most of the controversial issues in the film.

- The real Sarah and Todd Palin are much more attractive than the actors who play them. And the accent the actress uses to try to immitate Sarah is just plain silly.

- We also get a rare behind the scenes view of why having an effective campaign organization is so crucially important.

If you have access to HBO on Saturday night, I recommend that you watch Game Change. I think you will enjoy the movie, even if portions do make you mad. And we all need to be prepared for future conversations with our liberal friends.

wren on March 8, 2012 at 10:08 PM

Can’t Sarah sue these folks and Joe McGinness and his publisher for slander? – or at least make them prominently display that the stories contained are fiction?

KenInIL on March 8, 2012 at 10:08 PM

DBear on March 8, 2012 at 9:20 PM

Son, I don’t know who the heII you are and I don’t care. Keep your racist remarks to yourself hall monitor puke.

Bmore on March 8, 2012 at 10:11 PM

simplesimon, capitulus, KeninCT. Have you picked a new name yet dateless one? Your going to need one soon. I’d consider going with dateless. It suits you. How you coming along on that sofa?

Bmore on March 8, 2012 at 10:14 PM

KenInIL on March 8, 2012 at 10:08 PM

Whoa!
Too weird!

Lanceman on March 8, 2012 at 10:17 PM

Hedda Hopper Headline:
Shocka–Hollywood Hills Shill for Dems!!!

:P

Ladysmith CulchaVulcha on March 8, 2012 at 10:23 PM

Has anyone read “game change”? Was Halperin’s intent anything like the movie, or did Hollywood go rogue?

Rusty Allen on March 8, 2012 at 9:49 PM

I read the book Game Change when it first came out. (I admit to being a political junkie.)

The portion of the book that the movie covered is pretty consistent with what I remember from the book.

But the book was much broader with lots of behind the scenes insight about Hillary’s campaign and coverage of all of the other candidates.

The focus of the movie version is clearly Sarah Palin.

I remember being astounded that the book, which went into great detail about everything else, never even mentioned Rush’s “Operation Chaos” which I think was a huge factor in Obama’s Primary victory against Hillary. I guess those “expert” authors should be paying closer attention to conservative media where they might learn something.

wren on March 8, 2012 at 10:26 PM

Probably more than you, I would imagine. AIDS was never rampant in the breeder community.

Lanceman on March 8, 2012 at 9:29 PM

Wow, you’re one angry patriot! Why not channel the anger into something positive – get some marketable skills. You won’t feel like such a failure.

You’re welcome!

KeninCT on March 8, 2012 at 10:31 PM

Wow, you’re one angry patriot! Why not channel the anger into something positive – get some marketable skills. You won’t feel like such a failure.

You’re welcome!

KeninCT on March 8, 2012 at 10:31 PM

Kenny and his daddy issues…mom find out who he is yet? Buck up little guy…your bastard in chief succeeded without any male influence. YES YOU CAN!

ClassicCon on March 8, 2012 at 10:41 PM

Well there is the problem that there are no notes, in the book, Now the juicier part, Edwards sleeping with his assistant while his wife
was in remission, the hatred that Clinton had for Obama, that’s all been confirmed. But it’s curious how Schmidt who gave up the campaign, because he saw the ‘idealism akin to RFK’ (he admitted that in the following spring, his perspective is countered by the former White House counsel, that vetted her, by the foreign policy
staffers that were with her through the campaign, and had challenged
Schmidt and Wallace’s leaks, by her Spokesman, This zombie contruct
that they have Moore act, doesn’t resemble Sarah in the slightest, which is the point of the exercise.

narciso on March 8, 2012 at 10:55 PM

wren on March 8, 2012 at 10:08 PM

How about instead YOU…watch “The Undefeated”?

KirknBurker on March 8, 2012 at 10:56 PM

Trollin Trollin Trollin
Keep those trolls a Tollin
TrollHide!

Bunsin2 on March 8, 2012 at 10:58 PM

The Whole of HBO is effectively a in kind contribution for Soros and other left interests, folks at Breitbart have dissected it, root and Branch, but that doesn’t really matter does it, the truth doesn’t matter, we’ve seen this through out the Primary, If you have any strong conviction, ‘hit the road jack’

narciso on March 8, 2012 at 11:02 PM

You’re welcome!

KeninCT on March 8, 2012 at 10:31 PM

KeninCT, Are you gay?

Bmore on March 8, 2012 at 11:04 PM

The real outrage is casting a hag like Julianne Moore to play Palin.

slickwillie2001 on March 8, 2012 at 11:09 PM

They do have a 17 minute movie about JugEars that’s just been released.

KOOLAID2 on March 8, 2012 at 11:10 PM

slickwillie2001 on March 8, 2012 at 11:09 PM

No kidding, I think they were trying to make Sarah appear uglier then she is, creative license and all. They need to have their license removed for a number of infractions against her. One thing Sarah is not is ugly.

Bmore on March 8, 2012 at 11:15 PM

KeninCT, Are you gay?

Bmore on March 8, 2012 at 11:04 PM

I don’t care if he’s a tranny or John Edwards…he’s stupid! His comebacks are like some fat dork in junior high, who was in eigth grade, and could only try to best the sixth graders, who didn’t know what puberty was yet.

KOOLAID2 on March 8, 2012 at 11:15 PM

It should also be noted that, in addition to political contributions to Obama and the Dems, Tom Hanks is the narrator for the new Obama 17 minute campaign video/tribute to Obama. Of course the movie is not partisan and is fair to Sarah.

JLADevelop on March 8, 2012 at 11:20 PM

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