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« on: June 08, 2008, 10:54:20 am »
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I love this book. It gives real detail about the elections that he ran in.

What do you all think of this book? What are some of your favorite sections? What did you learn that you did not know before?
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« Reply #1 on: June 08, 2008, 02:17:57 pm »
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They have it in volumes!  Damn, I bought a massive, one volume copy Tongue
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« Reply #2 on: June 08, 2008, 06:42:19 pm »
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They have it in volumes!  Damn, I bought a massive, one volume copy Tongue

But did you get your version of Nixon's Memoirs for just $4 like I did? Smiley

Whilst it is not one of the best political memoirs I have read, it was interesting to say the least. Shame he didn't mention anything about his involvement with Watergate, now that would have made the Memoirs moreso interesting! To top it all off, it would have been funny had he shifted the blame of the Watergate scandal to  his enemies like Jane Fonda. Hehe.



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Here's to the State of Richard Nixon

Some things are better left covered up.
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« Reply #3 on: June 08, 2008, 06:59:29 pm »
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They have it in volumes!  Damn, I bought a massive, one volume copy Tongue

But did you get your version of Nixon's Memoirs for just $4 like I did? Smiley

I bought it for $3!
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"Now let me be clear...I...I...um...uh...now let me be clear.  I strongly condemn the affirmative in the strongest possible terms, and I am closely monitoring their arguments.  Let me be clear on this."
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« Reply #4 on: June 10, 2008, 12:59:33 am »
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They have it in volumes!  Damn, I bought a massive, one volume copy Tongue

But did you get your version of Nixon's Memoirs for just $4 like I did? Smiley

I bought it for $3!

Want discounts? I bought a huge, 2000-page baseball almanac for $1. Tongue
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