Truman’s Amazing 1950 Christmas Message

Yes, I realize it’s not Christmas, but I didn’t know about it then, and will forget about by December, so here it is.

I was listening to an old-time radio show and this was at the beginning:

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Can you even imagine it today? Plain ole Harry the haberdasher, speaking from the heart about faith in God and Jesus Christ. Our lettered classes would go ballistic.

Then again, may be they wouldn’t. After all, Harry was a Democrat, and pas d’ennemis a gauche.

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