Oh Internet, my birthday was days ago now – you really shouldn’t have! So Much #emptychair, #eastwooding and #invisibleobama on my feeds this morning!
Obama & Clinton
— John Hermann (@jonnyenergy) August 31, 2012
#eastwooding, for @anamariecox @buzzfeedben twitter.com/delrayser/stat…
— delrayser (@delrayser) August 31, 2012
Buzzfeed | Eastwooding – Clint Eastwood went on television and spoke to an empty chair, and the internet responded in the only way it knows how.
Eastwood, empty chair hijack Republican media coverage
Eastwood’s empty chair routine mocked on Twitter
The long political history of debating empty chairs
For anyone interested in what Clint Eastwood actually said in his 12 minute speech (that was supposed to be only 5 minutes long), the Washington Post has a transcript.
For the rest of us, please share your favourite exploration of the #emptychair, #eastwooding and #invisibleobama hashtag/macro memes.
This one is my fave so far:
Categories: media, parties and factions, Sociology
Oh dear. He has history, of course. He used to talk to the trees, the stars and the breeze.(They ignored him too).
Peta, I’ve been mostly away fromt the computer all weekend, but this reply made me snort last night and I’m still snorting now. What colour internets would you like?
Sorry that was another captioned photo.
I’ve embedded the photo for you, mai (complete with alt and title tags for our vision-impaired readers)