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40th Anniversary of Nixon Resignation is Next Week


In a week, we’ll mark the 40th anniversary of President Richard M. Nixon’s resignation.  I remember the night like it was yesterday.  My grandfather came home from work and gave me a copy of the New York Daily News with the largest headline I’ve ever seen in a mainstream newspaper — Nixon Quits.  If you’d like…

34 Years Ago…

August 8 & 9, 1974; I remember those days so well.  President Nixon resigned in disgrace amid the Watergate scandal. At ComicCon two weeks ago, I picked up a bumper sticker: “I Never Thought I’d Miss Nixon.”  Compared with what the current administration has gotten away with, Nixon looks like a choir boy.