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After leaving the presidency in 1969, Lyndon Johnson lived out the remaining four years of his life in retirement. One of his former speechwriters recounts how he spent it.
A report on the collision between the Loud family and television.
North of the border, johnconnally has become a one-word term of derision, an expression of Canadians’ discontent over United States policies toward its near neighbor. Economic nationalism is now an issue in Canada that rivals French-English separatism. The politics of resentment has cut Pierre Trudeau’s parliamentary plurality to two votes and turned the “swinging” Prime Minister into a sobersided survivor.