James O’Keefe Strikes Again

    WASHINGTON - OCTOBER 21:  James O'Keefe, the producer of "ACORN Revealed: The Philadelphia Story" takes part in a press conference at the National Press Club October 21, 2009 in Washington, DC. During the  press conference Andrew Breitbart showed new video material as well as new footage of ACORN officials.  (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images) *** Local Caption *** James O'Keefe

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    James O’Keefe, the conservative activist who targeted ACORN and NPR with hidden-camera exposés and was later accused of selectively editing the videos, is debuting a new movie this week at the Cannes Film Festival. Like a bad remake of American Hustle, a fake Middle Eastern oilman offers to give money to Hollywood anti-fracking activists Ed Begley Jr., Mariel Hemingway, and producers Josh and Rebecca Tickell for a movie. The filmmakers deny that they ever asked for the money, and Hemingway’s lawyer called O’Keefe a “coward” and “frat boy.”

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