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Response to coalition_unwilling (Reply #46)

Fri Jun 1, 2012, 11:56 AM

50. Yup, I've heard that one, too.

Might even be true. But much as with the legend that Kennedy said to some aide (Schlesinger? My memory's pretty bad, too) that he was agin' the Vietnam war and would stop it if reelected -- "So we better make damned sure I'm reelected," I wonder how much the "memory" may be filtered through the misty glasses of legend. So often, I've found, the best stories turn out to be apocryphal.

-- Mal

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