"Fill your hands, Dick Nixon and Hubert Humphrey!": John Wayne was being wooed to run with George Wallace on Wallace's independent quest for the White House in 1968.
Forget the controversy about Sarah Palin as prospective Vice President. Back in '68 there was a lot of sentiment to try to get John Wayne to run as George Wallace's VP. Variety columnist Army Archerd recalls Wayne's off-color response to the offer while he was filming True Grit - literally under a horse! To read click here