Buzzfeed put up one of the best jabs at Hollywood I've ever seen.
"Our government is yet again marching us towards a war of choice in the Middle East and our non-partisan, peace-loving celebrities have gone missing since late 2008. We fear the worst." They then put up a photo of 14 famous stars and a quote of theirs from before 2008 about "no war". They then ask where these people are now that the country is discussing war once again.
Great job Buzzfeed.
One of the 14 got himself off the couch and belatedly offered his opinion late yesterday which of course includes...Bush....but also
Another reason some Hollywood progressives have been reticent to speak out against war in Syria, according to Asner, is fear of being called racist.
"A lot of people don't want to feel anti-black by being opposed to Obama," he said.