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Sophree Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Jul-13-03 12:11 PM
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5. Thanks for your historical perspective
Edited on Sun Jul-13-03 12:11 PM by Sophree
I was born post-Watergate so I don't have anything to gauge this by.

Although, this seems MUCH worse. The general public back then seemed to know that Nixon had lied about a cover up. If they weren't astute political observers, they didn't know about all the other abuses of power.

Now the public will know that * lied about NUCLEAR weapons to fabricate evidence to bring us to war. Americans do NOT like to be lied to or feel like they were bamboozled or tricked.

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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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