Wednesday, April 06, 2005


  1. Six months ago, Richard Nixon was the most powerful political leader in the history of the world, more powerful than Augustus Ceasar when he had his act rolling full bore -- six months ago.
    -- Hunter S. Thompson, on the Watergate Hearings, June 29, 1973.
  2. Presidential approval ratings in the March following re-election:
  • Nixon, 1973: 57%
  • Bush, 2005: 45%
                Update - Juan Cole: Bush Less Popular than Dick Nixon

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