"If somebody's dumb enough to ask me to go to a political convention and say something, they're going to have to take what they get," the 82-year-old star told Extra earlier this week about his now-infamous August 30 Republican National Convention appearance, during which he addressed an invisible Barack Obama "seated" next to him."
The Democrats who were watching thought I was going senile. And the Republicans knew I was!"
Eastwood also seized the opportunity to clarify his political views -- he's not a Republican or a Democrat, but a Libertarian.
Clint Eastwood: The Republican Party Was "Dumb" To Invite Me to Speak at RNC - UsMagazine.com
I was afraid Clint lost his marbles when he was having a discussion with an empty chair. Now I just think he was having some fun.....
Is he right? Was the Republican Party dumb to invite him to speak?