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McCain Loses Karl Rove, Dennis Hopper


The evil genius of American politics, Karl Rove, expects Obama to win this election, 338-200. But what must really sting for McCain is Dennis Hopper. The Easy Rider auteur tells contactmusic he voted for Obama because the candidate was thoughtful enough, even on the day he was announcing his candidacy, to commiserate with him on the death of his mother, and because “Palin finally sent me over the other side.” Hopper says he’s been a Republican “since Reagan.”

This article from the Village Voice Archive was posted on November 4, 2008


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