Thursday, November 17, 2011

Today in Eavesdropping History...

On Nov. 17, 1973, President Nixon told an Associated Press managing editors meeting in Orlando, Fla., that "people have got to know whether or not their president is a crook. Well, I'm not a crook.''

Kennedy "I have never had Addison’s disease."
Johnson "We still seek no wider war"
Carter "I would not use military force to free the hostages"
Reagan "We did not -- repeat did not -- trade weapons or anything else for hostages nor will we."
GHW Bush "Congress will push me to raise taxes...and I'll say read my lips, no new taxes!"
Clinton "I did not have sexual relations with that woman Miss Lewinsky"
GW Bush "We have found Weapons of Mass Destruction in Iraq"