a modern syntactic marvel

Jonathan Lighter wuxxmupp2000 at GMAIL.COM
Fri Oct 7 15:58:12 UTC 2011

David Gates on Ken Burns, in Newsweek (Sept. 24, 2007), p. 55:

"As he's often said, the early death of his mother determined both his life
and his life's work - 'though I don't want to dime-store-psychology it too

But perhaps I'm too easily impressed.


"If the truth is half as bad as I think it is, you can't handle the truth."

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