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Nixon’s First 100 Days: Even His Dog Disliked Him

April 23, 2009

Bob Woodward, who made his reputation investigating the Watergate break-in, narrates a short video about Nixon’s first 100 days in office as part of a Washington Post series about the American Presidency. Apparently, among the bits of trivia found in Haldeman’s diary was the fact that Nixon had to bribe his dog with biscuits to get the dog over its natural aversion to the President. If only we had known at the time.

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  1. john permalink
    April 23, 2009 3:37 pm

    Doesn’t Woodward have grandkids to play with or something? We get it Bob, you hate Nixon. This little snippet says way more about Bob Woodward than it does about Richard Nixon.

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