John B. Connally, John F. Kennedy, Lyndon B. Johnson JFK: “He* sure seemed anxious for me to go to Texas” * John Connally (ergo, Lyndon Johnson) after Connally’s White House visit six weeks before The Big Event That was a very odd thing for President Kennedy to say, given that he had invited Texas Governor … Continue reading Why JFK Went to Texas
Bob Dylan's Latest Release: Take a 17-Minute Break for a Melancholy Moment: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3NbQkyvbw18 The Lyrics . . . Twas a dark day in Dallas, November '63A day that will live on in infamyPresident Kennedy was a-ridin’ highGood day to be livin' and a good day to dieBeing led to the slaughter like a sacrificial lambHe said, "Wait a minute, … Continue reading Murder Most Foul
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And, “Was I Another Target of Moyers’ Wrath?” I never had much in common with the great broadcast journalist / 60 Minutes anchor Morley Safer, but for one single thing: Evidently, we both got under the skin of Bill Moyers. Safer did so publicly, and a wide audience eventually came to know all about it; … Continue reading The Feud Between Bill Moyers and Morley Safer – Whom to Believe?