December 20, 2012
Will he or won’t he? Ben Affleck, riding high on all the attention for his work as director and star of “Argo,” sits down with Bob Schieffer on “Face the Nation” to talk politics, his admirable Eastern Congo Initiative and, lo and behold, is asked whether he’ll run for Senate. 
Affleck, though, is more coy than a Southern debutante at a ball in 1904 in responding. Listen to the exchange here: http://www.deadline.com/2012/12/ben-affleck-senate-rumors-face-the-nation-video/
What do you think, SHOULD he run for Senate, especially given how his career is taking off again in lots of interesting ways? 

Will he or won’t he? Ben Affleck, riding high on all the attention for his work as director and star of “Argo,” sits down with Bob Schieffer on “Face the Nation” to talk politics, his admirable Eastern Congo Initiative and, lo and behold, is asked whether he’ll run for Senate. 

Affleck, though, is more coy than a Southern debutante at a ball in 1904 in responding. Listen to the exchange here: http://www.deadline.com/2012/12/ben-affleck-senate-rumors-face-the-nation-video/

What do you think, SHOULD he run for Senate, especially given how his career is taking off again in lots of interesting ways? 

  1. buckysredstar reblogged this from deadlinecom and added:
    I’d rather he didn’t, out of selfish reasons (i.e. I’d be SO bummed if his acting, directing, and writing took a second...
  2. destiny-rules reblogged this from deadlinecom and added:
    Reminds me when people in WV wanted his wife to run for Robert Byrd’s seat when he passed. With Kerry most likely taking...
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