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John Lennon Closet Republican and Ronald Reagan Fan

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John Lennon Closet Republican, Ronald Reagan Fan

John Nolte

Big Hollywood

Jun 29th 2011 at 9:35 am

Sounds at though John Lennon might have grown up before his untimely death:

John Lennon was a closet Republican, who felt a little embarrassed by his former radicalism, at the time of his death – according to the tragic Beatles star’s last personal assistant.

Fred Seaman worked alongside the music legend from 1979 to Lennon’s death at the end of 1980 and he reveals the star was a Ronald Reagan fan who enjoyed arguing with left-wing radicals who reminded him of his former self.

In new documentary Beatles Stories, s thought he was while he was his assistant.

He says, “John, basically, made it very clear that if he were an American he would vote for Reagan because he was really sour on (Democrat) Jimmy Carter.

 

“He’d met Reagan back, I think, in the 70s at some sporting event… Reagan was the guy who had ordered the National Guard, I believe, to go after the young (peace) demonstrators in Berkeley, so I think that John maybe forgot about that… He did express support for Reagan, which shocked me.

What’s crazy is that the failed president known as Barack Obama makes Jimmy Carter look like Ronald Reagan and our current crop of “stars” apparently haven’t yet woke up to that fact. Of course, they might all be in the closet like Lennon. But that would be silly. Don’t they read Patrick Goldstein at the L.A. Times? Don’t they know they have nothing to fear in Hollywood if they openly oppose Obama?

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Comments

1.
LottoMiningComment by LottoMining - June 30, 2011, 8:03 pm
Too funny. Looks like John Lennon proved the old adage: "Show me a young man who is not a liberal and I'll show you someone who has no heart; show me an old man who is not conservative and I'll show you someone who has no brain."
2.
TigerAngelComment by TigerAngel - June 30, 2011, 11:09 pm
Reagan won by a landslide so that isn't saying much that he would've voted for him. Everyone voted for him.
3.
Comment by scorpio - July 1, 2011, 10:13 am
someone just told me he's dead,sorta like Abe Lincoln.

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