Review: 'J. Edgar' Movies, posted by Editor, Palo Alto Online, on Nov 14, 2011 at 1:33 pm
Clint Eastwood's "J. Edgar" is a solid character study, but one better suited for the History Channel or an HBO special. The film is interesting but not compelling, about a protagonist who is neither likable nor despicable. -- TH
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Posted by Walter_E_Wallis, a resident of the Midtown neighborhood, on Nov 15, 2011 at 9:38 am Walter_E_Wallis is a member (registered user) of Palo Alto Online
Overt homosexuality back then would have ended Hoover's career. His secret homosexuality, if indeed it was, harmed no one. Even his Pearl Harbor files, as a private reminder, were not illegal. With today's tolerance, this picture was unnecessary.
Posted by Ruby, a resident of the Fairmeadow neighborhood, on Nov 15, 2011 at 9:59 am
"Homosexuals are only acceptable if they are liberals."
Wow, no filter there, eh? One wonders what Log Cabin Republicans think about such a crass, uniformed opinion.
Actually, Observer is probably correct in her little cloistered world. Have the Republicans let Fred Karger into any debates? Web Link Was it only liberals booing an American service member live at a GOP debate? Web Link
Nah, nice try, Observer. Take off your blinders and perhaps your powers of observation would improve significantly.