Blog Posts - Richard Nixon



Elvis & Nixon on Amazon: History As It Could Have Been Written

I don't usually review comedies, but Elvis & Nixon isn't really a comedy, though it's billed as such, and even though it does have lots of laughing-out-loud scenes and lines.But the Amazon original movie mostly is a seemingly cracked but deeply r...

Video: BleachBit Brags It 'Stifled' The Hillary Email Investigation

With her server scrubbed, nobody need opine on what sounds very much like obstruction of justice in the Hillary email scandal when the server 'cleaning' website BleachBit does it for us!BleachBit "stifles investigation" of Hillary ClintonThe IT team...
by The Political Commentator on Aug 26, 2016

Hillary Clinton's Foreign Policy Speech and JFK

I thought, as I was watching Hillary Clinton's superb speech about foreign policy in San Diego on television today, that she reminded me of JFK, his optimism for America and its engagement with the world. Later on MSNBC, Chris Matthews also said he s...

El presidente Nixon inventó la “guerra contra las drogas” para acabar con los negros y los hippies.

Alejandro Martinez Gallardo/Pijamasurf En un artículo publicado en Harper’s Magazine hace unos días, que ha encontrado eco en importantes medios de la prensa estadounidense y en numerosos diarios en todo el mundo, el periodista Dan Baum cuent...
by Miradas Encontradas on May 19, 2016

NEWSHOUR BOOKSHELF - "Getting to Green"

"Can environmentalism become a bipartisan movement again?" PBS NewsHour 4/25/2016COMMENT:  Fred Rich doesn't understand.  $Big-Money has BOUGHT today's Republican Party (thanks to industry's totally owned subsidiary "U.S. Supreme Court") he...
by Mage Soapbox on May 2, 2016

America’s Racist Legacy: The Real Reason for the War on Drugs

So here we are, forty-five years after the inception of the war on drugs, after spending tens of billions of dollars, after overseeing the deaths and imprisonment of untold numbers of people, after ravaging numerous Latin American countries, after he...
by That's Going Too Far! on Mar 23, 2016

How do we Protect Ourselves with Hyperinflation

March 4, 2016 First of all, we need to understand what the term Hyperinflation means? It is currently happening worldwide the country can not sustain or keep up with their... This blog has a lot of information regarding social media business...
by JFBMarketing at APSense on Mar 4, 2016

Gravitas non Grata

Gravitas, which has been translated variously as dignity, seriousness, weightiness in one's bearing and conduct, was a trait much admired by the Romans, especially in their leaders.  Like pietas (faithfulness, dutifulness) it was considered a di...
by I, Ciceronianus; causidicus on Jan 29, 2016

Book Review: The Presidents Club by Nancy Gibbs and Michael Duffy

The most fascinating part, for me, was how each person governed before and after office as if the office was sacred and kept it that way despite political differences.
by Man of la Book - Book Reviews on Oct 14, 2015

Pîndarii. Despre ură

Ador indivizii pe a căror frunte scrie ură. Îi admir sincer, mai ales pe aceia care se ştiu aşa şi care îşi poartă stindardul cu semeţie. Şi cred că aceeaşi preţuire le-o poartă mulţi din moment ce calitatea asta, după ce a devenit u...
by Genunchiul Lumii on Aug 29, 2015

Falling Skies 5.9: Plummeting

Falling Skies seems to be plummeting to its ultimate conclusion, or lurching along, checking off boxes that need to be checked, rolling out another trite gambit, in episode 5.9 on Sunday night.Pope is now (presumably) dead.  Check.  Lexi's...

The Plot to Destroy Nixon

By Patrick J. BuchananIn his new biography “Being Nixon: A Man Divided,” Evan Thomas concedes a point. Richard Nixon, he writes, “was not paranoid; the press and the ‘Georgetown set’ really were out to get him.”Carl Bernstein’s revie...
by SUNLIT UPLANDS on Aug 4, 2015

Obama Swag into Reagan

Mitt Romney knew the day would come when a president would be able to swagger into the House Chamber and lay claim to a burgeoning economic recovery, as Obama did during his State of the Union remarks last month.  The Nations Economic ReboundRom...
by The Phantom Diaries on Feb 7, 2015

First Look: Michael Shannon & Kevin Spacey As ‘Elvis & Nixon’

The iconic photo of President Richard Nixon shaking hands with Rock and Roll Hall of Famer Elvis Presley is often described as strange and bizarre. But if it wasn't for that historic meeting, Liza Johnson's new comedy, Elvis & Nixon, starring Mi...
by Geeks of Doom on Feb 5, 2015

Water’s Gate

Now Watergate does not bother me.. Does your conscience bother you? Tell the truth… …..Sweet Home Alabama, Lynyrd Skynyrd, 1974   I must admit that about the time Watergate came along I was working my first job as a linofilm typist,...
by Humoring The Goddess on Jan 29, 2015

Quella volta che Elvis Presley ottenne il distintivo FBI

Quella volta che Elvis Presley ottenne il distintivo FBI Ho la piacevole sensazione che la lettura di La notte che uccisi Jim Morrison, volume di recente pubblicato da Dunwich Edizioni, abbia solleticato la penna graffiante del buon Giuseppe Iannozzi...
by Iannozzi Giuseppe on Aug 18, 2014

Quella volta che Elvis Presley ottenne il distintivo FBI

Quella volta che Elvis Presley ottenne il distintivo FBI Ho la piacevole sensazione che la lettura di La notte che uccisi Jim Morrison, volume di recente pubblicato da Dunwich Edizioni, abbia solleticato la penna graffiante del buon Giuseppe Iannozzi...
by Iannozzi Giuseppe on Aug 18, 2014

Frost/Nixon (2008) Trailer

Frost/Nixon...
by Film trailers World on Aug 11, 2014

OPINION - Shields and Brooks 8/8/2014

"Shields and Brooks on Iraq reluctance, Nixon’s legacy" PBS NewsHour 8/8/2014ExcerptSUMMARY:  Syndicated columnist Mark Shields and New York Times columnist David Brooks join Judy Woodruff to discuss the week’s top news, including U.S. airst...
by Mage Soapbox on Aug 11, 2014

Remember When a President Attempted to Use the IRS as a Weapon and Failed?

H/T Spartacus...
by Proof Positive on Jun 25, 2014


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