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Glenn Beck seems to be a cinephile.  

A direct quote from him when he was on a chalkboard rant:

It is confusing — I know I probably look like Russell Crowe from "A Beautiful Mind" trying to lay it all out for you.

And this from his twitter profile:  

Sometimes I feel like i am living a dream, other times like I am in a Hitchcock film but when I am with Tania and the kids, I feel happy and whole.

So here is a nice game, for cinephiles against Beck!

Which Hitchcock villain is Beck most like?

My first thought was Claude Rains in Notorious - his smarmy and sinister Nazi spy seemed to fit the bill -

but Rains radiates far too much suavity and intellect to correspond to Beck.  

Then I thought perhaps Norman Lloyd from Saboteur - since this villain sneakily does damage to America while getting everyone to focus their attention to someone else (Bob Cummings in the movie, Van Jones and ACORN in Beck's case)

But after this incident yesterday, I am afraid I have to alter my choice:

Anyone who is willing to subject "little frogs" to this kind of torture must occupy the villainous marquee with this guy:

They even smile alike!

Your thoughts?

Originally posted to dlcox1958 on Thu Sep 24, 2009 at 11:05 AM PDT.


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