Clint Eastwood and Imaginary Obama: 5 Funny Cartoons

Clint Eastwood’s awkward prime-time GOP convention speech last night seems to have completely upstaged Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney. Last night, Eastwood interviewed and scolded an empty chair where an imaginary Barack Obama said (here’s the video, if you somehow missed it).

Here are the initial reactions from a handful of our cartoonists. Expect to see many more…

Taylor Jones / (click to view more cartoons by Jones)
David Fitzsimmons / Arizona Daily Star (click to view more cartoons by Fitzsimmons)
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Randy Bish / Pittsburgh Tribune- Review (click to view more cartoons by Bish)
Nate Beeler / Columbus Dispatch (click to view more cartoons by Beeler)

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