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trof Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Jul-13-03 12:04 PM
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3. A postscript
Yep, they managed to keep a lid on it until after the election. I remember it well. It was the first time I voted. I was in my early 30s and our baby girl had just arrived. I decided it was time for me to at least ACT a little more grown up.

I had been fairly apolitical until then, but I thought Watergate was a big deal from the git go. I voted for McGovern. My friends mostly laughed at me and said it wasn't a big deal, "'s just a bunch of bullshit. The dems do the same thing. It's nothing."

I don't claim to be an astute political prognosticator, but I was sure as hell right that time.
I so hope I'm right this time too.

It was a time when you still thought the right would prevail because it was...just...right.
I don't feel that way any more.
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  -"That statement is no longer operative." trof  Jul-13-03 02:50 PM   #0 
  - thanks for the summary  JitterbugPerfume   Jul-13-03 11:32 AM   #1 
  - "A Place Called Hope"  trof   Jul-13-03 12:45 PM   #6 
  - Trof, I love this.  enough   Jul-13-03 11:53 AM   #2 
  - A postscript  trof   Jul-13-03 12:04 PM   #3 
  - "Nixons Ende"  TheBigGuy   Jul-13-03 12:09 PM   #4 
  - Thanks for your historical perspective  Sophree   Jul-13-03 12:11 PM   #5 
     - Watergate  GayboyBilly   Jul-13-03 01:02 PM   #7 
        - from your mouth to  trof   Jul-13-03 02:37 PM   #8 

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