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The Passing of a Legend

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William F. Buckley, Jr had an unrivalled influence on modern US conservatism.

I am, I fully grant, a phenomenon, but not because of any speed in composition,” he wrote in The New York Times Book Review in 1986. “I asked myself the other day, `Who else, on so many issues, has been so right so much of the time?’ I couldn’t think of anyone.”

1969 debate with Noam Chomsky:

The best place to read more is clearly at National Review Online.

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Written by Graham

February 27, 2008 at 8:57 pm

Posted in conservatism, history, USA

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  1. When asked what he would do if he won the mayoral election he ran in for the NY Conservative party he remarked

    “Demand a recount!”

    A legend.

    Sean

    May 26, 2008 at 6:27 pm


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