So????????What are you getting at mate?Nixon/Lodge lost. End of story.Colin
I recall Cabot Lodge very well from the Vietnam war days as JFK and then LBJ appointed him as Ambassador to the then South Vietnam government and what a failure he was. He did speak fluent French and was somewhat of a WW2 military hero, as the French rewarded him with one of their highest decorations for his services with a French army before and after the Liberation of Paris.Nixon appointed him to the Paris Peace Negotiationsbefore the Viet Minh or Cong ( Take your pick) stormedSaigon for total victory.History records that the Cabot Lodges did not have a good record in public elections against any of the Kennedy family. See "Wiki" for further information.B J Hunnicut aka Colin
He lots all around then.
I've never heard of him.
I remember the name but that's about it.
He kept losing to JFK his nemesis
Bet he was cursing JFK more than a bit.
Thats a lot of losing to Jfk!
He was quite influential in his day.
He and his family most certainly were, Stephen.His influence on affairs was like an octopus withtoo many tentacles!CheersColin
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i love your blog, adam...and i enjoy reading all your fine facts but i sure am having a hard time being nice...but, i am trying...i just don't think it's fair for one person to stand in my way of enjoying your blog so.....i'm trying.