Tag Archive for Nixon

37 Years Ago Today; Nixon Quit

  August 9, 1974, Richard M. Nixon, the pride of Yorba Linda, stepped down and became the only U.S. president to resign.  And 37 years later, there’s no mention of the significance of this event in the former president’s Local Newspaper. The Los Angeles Times has a better sense of history today with this op-ed…

Nixon Library Releases More Tapes: It’s Not Pretty

The New York Times carried this story about the Nixon Library in Yorba Linda releasing more audiotapes from Richard M. Nixon’s presidency showing the President’s opinions about Jews and Blacks.  The biggest surprise: Nixon thinks the Irish can’t drink and are mean, while Italians don’t have their heads screwed on right. Registration is required for…

Westboro Baptist Church will Protest ComicCon

  Those wackos from the Westboro Baptist Church are planning to protest this week’s ComicCon in San Diego under the guise that super heros and sci-fi characters represent “False Idols.”  It makes me wonder when they’re going to come to Anaheim and protest DisneyLand for those who worship Mickey Mouse, or the Nixon Library and…