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2018-08-26 Home Front: Politix
FDR's Legacy: Another Fine Mess
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Posted by Besoeker 2018-08-26 07:03|| E-Mail|| Front Page|| [6463 views ]  Top

#1 IMO, anybody, in this day and age, who believes it is (or was) possible to make a lasting deal - on any issue - with Arabs, has shit for brains.
Posted by g(r)omgoru 2018-08-26 10:24||   2018-08-26 10:24|| Front Page Top

#2 FDR was a disaster in nearly every respect. No surprise that he botched this as well.
Posted by Iblis 2018-08-26 10:50||   2018-08-26 10:50|| Front Page Top

#3 Some believe the 'free stuff' programs began under FDR. Might explain his achieving a 4th (albeit unfinished) term in office. Others believed in the 1950's and 60's that, had he lived, he'd still have been president.

Similar to Clinton, with the assistance of loyal staff and a fawning media, FDR masked his 'physical' disability.
Posted by Besoeker 2018-08-26 11:54||   2018-08-26 11:54|| Front Page Top

#4 And, IIRC, when FDR passed away in Georgia, it was another lady at his bed side, not the First Lady.
Posted by DooDahMan 2018-08-26 13:03||   2018-08-26 13:03|| Front Page Top

#5 Yes, he passed away in Warm Springs, GA. The museum and residence are interesting, but not very. The real treat is the Bullock House, now on main street. If you want to beat the 'Baptists to the buffet' on Sunday, you've better get there before 11:30.

Bullock House restaurant.
Posted by Besoeker 2018-08-26 13:08||   2018-08-26 13:08|| Front Page Top

#6 I think his 4th term had more to do with Americans reluctance to vote out a President during a time of war.
Posted by ruprecht 2018-08-26 16:20||   2018-08-26 16:20|| Front Page Top

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