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On this Day -- Nixon : "I am Not a Crook" (November 17 1973)

“And in all of my years of public life, I have never obstructed justice. And I think, too, that I could say that in my years of public life, that I welcome this kind of examination, because people have got to know whether or not their president is a crook.

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Richard Nixon Presidential Library and Museum

There are 13 Presidential Libraries across the United States. The first Presidential Library was donated by President Franklin D. Roosevelt after he used private funds to create a library. 636 more words


The Manson Frequency

“Five to one, baby
One in five
No one here gets out alive”
–The Doors, “Five To One”

The passing of Charles Manson last year inevitably led me to revisit…

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The Rabbit Hole

Electoral Fallout

A riddle was posed to me recently. What’s the difference between expanding and exploding? The answer, I gathered, is the rate of change. 

This all started the weekend before Tuesday, November 6th, Election Day. 867 more words


Tricky Dick and the Man in Black

Johnny Cash at Folsom Prison


So, I wrote this whole Day Two blogging challenge post thingy and I really hated it in the end. It was about politics, and I don’t want to talk about politics on Shabbat, the night when we’re all supposed to sit together and eat fattening twisted bread and thank G-d for his many blessings. 455 more words


They’re not your Father’s GOP

After the results of Tuesday’s elections were pretty much tied up tight, I couldn’t sleep. In part, I was wondering how to get the Republican Party’s picture affixed to the side of milk carton. 853 more words

Richard Nixon was an evil man—evil in a way that only those who believe in the physical reality of the Devil can understand it. He was utterly without ethics or morals or any bedrock sense of decency. —Hunter S. Thompson

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