This is a rush transcript from "Your World," August 31, 2012. This copy may not be in its final form and may be updated.
NEIL CAVUTO, HOST OF "YOUR WORLD": Unique, rousing,
entertaining, just some of the words to describe Clint Eastwood's chat with
President Obama last night.
And then there's this.
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LAWRENCE O'DONNELL, HOST OF "THE LAST WORD": Clint Eastwood
was a disaster.
AL SHARPTON, HOST OF "POLITICS NATION": They did not
think that he would get up there and erode in the front of the whole world like
RACHEL MADDOW, HOST OF "RACHEL MADDOW SHOW": I don't -- I don't -- I don't know.
It's -- I don't -- that was the weirdest thing I have ever
seen at a political convention in my entire life.
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CAVUTO: I was at the convention. Mike Huckabee was at the
I -- maybe we were at different conventions.
First of all, this was a silly thing. It wasn't meant to be
this great, cerebral moment where a guy like you takes the stage or another
governor takes the stage. You know, am I missing something?
MIKE HUCKABEE (R), FORMER ARKANSAS GOVERNOR: No, I think you
got it exactly.
Clint Eastwood -- it was the surprise vice guest. It was in
part I think to respond to the Super Bowl ad, where some people had surmised
that he was out there supporting the Obama bailout of the car companies.
HUCKABEE: He came back and walked that back and said, no,
that had nothing to do with it. It was about America.
So, Clint Eastwood is a great American and he loves this
country. He is conservative and tends to lean a little libertarian. He's very
comfortable to go there. I thought it was a -- you know, it was Clint Eastwood,
for gosh sakes.
CAVUTO: You know what happened? For those -- he wasn't
reading any script.
CAVUTO: He -- so we noticed a teleprompter, which I noticed,
because mine goes down and just the show -- move up a little bit -- the show is