Imagine John Lennon as a Republican

Often as people mature they out-grow their naïve embrace of leftist ideology and begin to see things in their true light, American Thinker favorite Robin of Berkeley, David Mamet and the late Ron Silver immediately come to mind, but John Lennon?  According to the Toronto Sun: 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, Seaman tells filmmaker Seth Swirsky Lennon wasn't the peace-loving militant fans 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...(Read Full Post)