[London Review of Books (subscription) (blog)] - Where do Ronald Reagan and Richard Nixon fit into this? They have nicely balanced two-syllable names, wore cowboy hats and used trochees in many of their speeches. Nixon. Carter. Not much of a scanner, are you, whoever wrote the headline.
[Financial Times] - In 1970, recommended to US president Richard Nixon by British prime minister Harold Wilson, Williamson found himself reciting Shakespeare in a one-man performance at the White House. After Mr Nixon and the first lady retired to bed, the actor got on a
[Telegraph.co.uk (blog)] - The Republican candidate, Richard Nixon, refused to commit to such a “grandiose idea” and preferred to spend the money on nuclear weaponry instead. Kennedy caught the spirit of a nation that was frightened of falling behind the USSR and he won the
[The Market Oracle] - President Richard Nixon discovered just that in late when he sought to replace Chairman William McChesney Martin Jr. with Arthur Burns. President Nixon offered Martin the position of Secretary of the Treasury to open up the Fed chairmanship to
[Filmonic] meet John F. Kennedy, joined the army, fought in Vietnam, received the Medal of Honor, meet another president (Lyndon B. Johnson), played ping-pong for the US Army Team against China, meet yet another president (Richard Nixon) and so on.
[Radio Times] - As well as new analysis, the programme will also feature archive footage of classic interviews with figures like Francis Bacon, Margaret Thatcher, Anthony Eden and Frost's most famous interviewee, Richard Nixon. In a statement, Frost said: "Over the
[bettor.com (blog)] - It was the 40's when Richard Nixon discovered the game of golf serving as the President Eisenhower's vice President. Always the competitor, Nixon was probably the least athletic of all the top Ten golfing presidents. An awkward swing hampered his ball
[Nature.com (blog)] - The way Obama tells it, President Richard Nixon decided against putting NOAA into Interior when it was founded in due to petty retribution for criticism of the Vietnam war from then Interior Secretary Walter Hickel. The result, Obama says
[The Majalla Magazine] - Serving in the National Security Council under the Richard Nixon and Jimmy Carter administrations, he was front and center in the negotiations that led to the Camp David Accords and the Egyptian-Israeli Peace Treaty and he is an expert on Palestine
[Here Is The City] US President Richard Nixon, appears on national television to announce 'peace with honour' in Vietnam Czech tennis player Ivan Lendl beats John McEnroe in straight sets in the final of the Volvo Masters at Madison Square Garden
[Crawley Observer] - Richard Nixon, of Ifield, said he found a £60 ticket on his car after parking and eating at Pizza Hut. He said: “They are alleging I left the site but like a court of law they have to prove this beyond reasonable doubt. The pictures on the website are
[Here Is The City] Richard Nixon announces that US troops will leave South Vietnam American, British and French fighter jets carry out a series of bombing raids over Southern Iraq Michael Jordan announces his second retirement from the
[Autoblog UK (blog)] - It was then that Hollywood TV director and Ferrari collector Greg Garrison (most famous for producing the JFK-Richard Nixon presidential debates in 1960) decided to track the car down and restore it. Upon discovering the chassis was in Oregon
[Middle East Online] - Richard Nixon famously went to Beijing, met with Mao Zedong, and established a de facto alliance against the Soviet Union. The geopolitical world seemed to turn upside down. As part of the accord with the PRC, the United States broke its diplomatic
[shropshirelive.com (press release)] - He is, therefore, qualified to hold a view which, in some people's eyes, makes him a pariah of the most odious kind up there with Pol Pot, Richard Nixon and The Child Snatcher because his view is that…..wait for it….. the Beatles are rubbish.