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Jon Voight Lashes Out Against
Obama In Lengthy Televised Statement

Hollywood Reporter, by Staff

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Posted By:LittleHoodedMonk, 7/13/2014 5:21:34 PM

In remarks framed as a message to the American public, actor Jon Voight emotionally aired his political grievances for several minutes in a televised statement on Saturday. Those grievances range from (but are not limited to) Benghazi, the IRS scandal, the "targeting" of conservative filmmaker Dinesh D´Souza, illegal immigration, the Hobby Lobby Supreme Court case, the treatment of war veterans, the chaos in Iraq and deep reservations about President Obama. "Five years ago, I stated that Obama would take the country apart piece-by-piece, that he would cause a civil war in this country," Voight read on Saturday in a statement on

Sorry, Homer. This conservative actor does know everything...


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Reply 1 - Posted by: eoddad, 7/13/2014 5:25:10 PM     (No. 9922824)

Thanks Mr. Voight for speaking for many of us.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: TX_blanke, 7/13/2014 5:28:47 PM     (No. 9922834)

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Reply 3 - Posted by: tobias, 7/13/2014 5:29:09 PM     (No. 9922836)

I have always loved Jon Voight

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Reply 4 - Posted by: TX_blanke, 7/13/2014 5:30:34 PM     (No. 9922840)

Oops on previous post.
One can only assume that his worldview has gotten around Hollywood, because he hasn´t had hardly any movie roles lately.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: AGGW, 7/13/2014 5:31:48 PM     (No. 9922844)

I saw this. Thankful he is willing to speak out.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: grace1798, 7/13/2014 5:34:55 PM     (No. 9922849)

Did any of you know that Brad Pitt´s mother wrote an article in the Newspaper in Hollywood asking people to vote for Romney because Obama would be the wrong choice. Well, Brad Pitt´s Liberal friends called Brad´s mother the C word. Yea......and Brad didn´t do anything about it. NOT A WORD in Defense of his mother. Nice huh? And Jon has tried to get through to his daughter....but she won´t budge either. These people worship their liberal god....the religion of liberal progressive fantasy and throw away their own ...(Brad´s mom). This is why I won´t give one thin dime to those vile creatures.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: Attercliffe, 7/13/2014 5:37:05 PM     (No. 9922850)

Jon Voight is a courageous man. If only there were more well-known personalities like him (and the few others we know) in Hollywood.

NOW is the time for them to speak out as loudly as they can.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: grace1798, 7/13/2014 5:43:05 PM     (No. 9922857)

Jon Voight is a very brave man. He´s outnumbered so pray for him guys. He lives in Sodom and Gomorrah (HOLLYWOOD).

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Reply 9 - Posted by: retiree, 7/13/2014 5:49:08 PM     (No. 9922864)

I saw him and heard him talk. A very wise man indeed.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: nightvision, 7/13/2014 5:51:04 PM     (No. 9922866)

#4, in the article it notes that Mr. Voigt stars in Showtime drama, "Ray Donovan".

The twelve-episode first season premiered on June 30, 2013. The pilot episode broke records of viewership, becoming the biggest premiere of all time on Showtime.
Second season premieres tonight.
It doesn´t sound as if he´s doing too badly.

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Reply 11 - Posted by: redgrains, 7/13/2014 5:52:55 PM     (No. 9922870)

Truly and honorably spoken Mr Voight!

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Reply 12 - Posted by: Lawsy0, 7/13/2014 5:56:03 PM     (No. 9922874)

Mr. Voight speaks for me. Thank you, Jon.

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Reply 13 - Posted by: franq, 7/13/2014 6:01:06 PM     (No. 9922879)

It´s all coming to a head. You´re either fer us or agin us. Thankfully we don´t live at Ground Zero, which seems to be the southern border. But those MS-13 gang members will migrate to other states, so we may all deal with this in some tangential way. Pray and keep your powder dry.

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Reply 14 - Posted by: MDMuskrat, 7/13/2014 6:02:11 PM     (No. 9922881)

It is frightening for our country to realize that those like us here see or read about what Jon Voight said and give him two thumbs up while a large percentage of our fellow Americans give him raspberries. What/Who can possibly unite us?

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Reply 15 - Posted by: JoniTx, 7/13/2014 6:05:30 PM     (No. 9922888)

God Bless you, Jon Voight!

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Reply 16 - Posted by: starboard, 7/13/2014 6:10:46 PM     (No. 9922892)

Jon Voight is an exceptional voice and respected Hollywood actor, a true role model for taking a strong stand against the liberal/communists in his industry.

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Reply 17 - Posted by: Shells, 7/13/2014 6:53:31 PM     (No. 9922929)

I´ve never gotten the impression that Angelina Jolie is a raging liberal.

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Reply 18 - Posted by: Udanja99, 7/13/2014 7:17:06 PM     (No. 9922936)

IIRC, Voight started out as an anti-war leftist. Remember the anti-war movie he made with Jane Fonda and Bruce Dern, "Coming Home"? What turned him around was the left´s utter abandonment of the people of South Vietnam, Cambodia and Laos after we cut and ran from SE Asia. He realized that the whole anti-war movement was a scam - it was based on the cowardice of the protestors, who did not want to risk their own precious skin, not their compassion for the people being killed and maimed by war.

God bless you, Mr. Voight.

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Reply 19 - Posted by: dudette4freedom, 7/13/2014 7:40:10 PM     (No. 9922972)

i also do not think his duaghter is a raging liberal. I have heard that the lines of communication are open...she is a thoughtful lady and might have been a liberal by default but i get the impression she has not stayed liberal like some dumbasses as George Clooney and Matt Damon the Uneducated

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Reply 20 - Posted by: steph_gray, 7/13/2014 8:30:36 PM     (No. 9923018)

Voight is one of the rare real men in TinselSwamp, like Garry Sinise. Both treasures.

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Reply 21 - Posted by: Pros7767, 7/13/2014 8:35:13 PM     (No. 9923022)

Must read for tomorrow.

Very eloquent and clearly heartfelt statements.

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Reply 22 - Posted by: trackman999, 7/13/2014 8:41:53 PM     (No. 9923027)

I was in DC the day nancy was walking with that huge gavel. Mr. Voight ws there, talking to the people who were against this. ( obamacare)He stood with us against nancy & co.

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Reply 23 - Posted by: TXknitter, 7/13/2014 9:19:58 PM     (No. 9923045)

He is sure looking good. I am so glad he is stepping out more and more. As he said in an interview, he gets plenty of scripts, works when and if he wants to. Gladly he has the stature that he doesn´t have to be afraid of the Hollywood twits. He was so sincere, brought me to tears when he choked up about grandchildren.

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Reply 24 - Posted by: ColonialAmerican1623, 7/13/2014 11:11:19 PM     (No. 9923112)

Thank you Jon Voight for standing up to be counted.

Anyone else ?

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Reply 25 - Posted by: steveW, 7/14/2014 12:57:34 AM     (No. 9923167)

Not all Hollywood actors and actresses are airhead socialists, I mean, Democrats. It sure would have been nice if more of them, besides Voight and Eastwood, had spoken out during campaign 2012. Let´s hope the Friends of Abe come out of the closet loud and strong in 2016 when it´s time to prevent The Smart Woman from continuing Dear Leader´s path of destruction.

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Reply 26 - Posted by: Trigger2, 7/14/2014 1:42:18 AM     (No. 9923199)

He can kiss his Oscar goodbye. The libtard Tinseltown will see to it on orders from their poo-pah in the WH.

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Reply 27 - Posted by: Pinchem, 7/14/2014 2:44:59 AM     (No. 9923227)

#10...He may be doing very well on Showtime but that limits him to only those who subscribe to it. For the rest of us, we miss him.

I wish he, Eastwood and Gary Sinese would rally the troops in Hollywood and make a strong presence in 2014 elections and again in 2016.

If "We The People" don´t get off their dead behinds, out from behind their computers, and hit the "streets" so to speak, then you can just stop whining, stay home and vote for the Marxist Democrat Party. I know you are proud to do so because you have a one issue brain, are lazy or you are too busy.

Please don´t tell me I´m wrong - PROVE ME WRONG with your actions.

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