Remember When Presidents Talked Like This?

Posted on March 14, 2014 9:00 pm

[High Praise! to The Astute Bloggers]

From Reagan’s 1964 “A Time for Choosing” speech.

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[Reagan - Peace this Second if we Surrender]

The most remarkable thing about this speech is that – at the time he gave it – it was unremarkable for a man to say such things in public.

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3 Responses to “Remember When Presidents Talked Like This?”

  1. Ten-Ten says:

    Goose bumps, every time.

  2. Mike in OH says:

    Oh, how I miss that man…

  3. Oppo says:

    Remember when presidents thought like THIS:?

    “We hold these truths to be self-evident: that all men are created equal; that they are endowed by their Creator with certain inalienable rights; that among these are life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness; that to secure these rights, governments are instituted among men; that whenever any form of government becomes destructive of these ends, it is the right of the people to alter or abolish it; . . .”

    I sure do.

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