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Melrose Larry Green

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If you don't know Melrose Larry Green, you might recognize him from Howard Stern. Or maybe you know of his book, Why The Clintons Belong in Jail. Maybe not. Maybe you knew him in Brooklyn in the 50s as Laurence Victor Greenblatt. Whatever the case is, Green is a local celebrity of some sort.

Last Saturday at the Keep America Beautiful launch, where Hillary Clinton spoke, Green popped into our little video as we were taping some pre-ceremony music with lyrics about Los Angeles. If you cannot understand him while he is standing behind us, here is the transcript and details:

Talking to a District 12 representative (LA City Councilman Greig Smith is known a the most conservative one of the group):

Don't tell mama, but I'm voting for Obama
Don't tell mama, but I'm voting for Obama
You know what, I never thought I would be a Republican. When I was your age, I was a Democrat. I never thought I would be a Republican. I'm a Republican.

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Takes focus in our camera: I never thoutht I'd be a Republican, but I am.

Turns to a District 2 representative: I like Wendy Greuel, I wish she was a Republican.

Update: Green also was in one of Jacob Soboroff's LAObserved Videos.