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Ed Nixon Speaks In South Carolina

On Thursday at Wofford College in Spartanburg, South Carolina, President Nixon's younger brother Edward spoke in the second of the Hipp Lecture Series on International Affairs and National Security.  (The first event in this series was a debate among the Republican...

Watergate’s Mythbusters

“MythBusters,” one of the more popular shows on the Discovery Channel, spends lots of time figuratively – and occasionally literally – exploding such myths as “Is it easy to shoot fish in a barrel?,” “Can an old hammer actually explode?,” and “Is water bulletproof?”...

Remembering Ping-Pong In College Park

Considerable attention was given two months ago to the fortieth anniversary of President Nixon's visit to China, but this month marked four decades since an event which, though it seems little-remembered now, was also a landmark in its way.  During the 1971 tour that...