“Can you imagine“, a 101st Airborne Vietnam vet writes to the Weekly Standard‘s Geoffrey Norman . . .
. . . Ike saying, “I pulled the trigger on D-Day but Stevenson never would have had the guts to do that”? Or Truman saying, “I dropped the bomb, and Dewey wouldn’t have”? The response from men in that day and age would have been “Shut up and act like a man.” And there is the irony: What Obama and his campaigners are doing to bolster the public’s perception of him as a strong president is something that would have had the exact opposite effect 50 years ago.
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