Thursday, September 13, 2007

Libraries Unspun

The Nixon Library announced it is revising its exhibits on Watergate:

YORBA LINDA, Calif. - For nearly 20 years, visitors to the Richard Nixon Library and Birthplace were told the Watergate scandal was really a "coup" by Nixon's rivals and the investigative reporting team of Bob Woodward and Carl Bernstein offered bribes for their nation-shaking scoops.

Now, as the privately run library transitions to federal control, its new director is taking some of the whitewash off the scandal...


I want to see a day like that at the half-billion dollar W monument being built here in Dallas, with an animatronic John Hodgeman explaining it all for the scholars who will have flocked there:

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